GREENSBORO -- Senior Cayla Cross and freshman Jayla Scott earned MEAC Women's Tennis Player and Rookie of the Week honors respectively on Thursday.
Cross was the only North Carolina A&T player to take her opponent to three sets in the team's season opener on Jan. 18 against Appalachian State. At the No. 4 singles spot, Cross lost the first set 6-2, before coming back to take the second set 6-3. She lost the third set. Cross also teamed with Scott in No. 2 doubles, and the duo totaled four points, the most doubles points by an Aggie doubles team on the day.
In addition to playing the No. 2 doubles team, Scott also earned her first career start by playing the No. 5 singles match.The Aggies will be back in action on Saturday, as they compete at Wofford at 1 p.m.