April 23, 2007
Ettrick, VA - Fayetteville State University sophomore Ines Nieves was named by the CIAA Tennis Coaches' Association as the 6th Annual CIAA Tennis Tournament Most Valuable Player.
A native of Fayetteville, North Carolina and a Pine Forest Senior High graduate, Nieves is a psychology major. She posted a 3-0 record in singles competition at No. 1 single position during the CIAA tennis tournament. Nieves, with her partner LeJacquelyn Artis playing at the No. 1 position, also posted a 3-0 records in double competition.
Nieves, the CIAA 2007 Player of the Year, has extended her 2007 singles streak to 26 matches. The Lady Broncos concluded the 2007 season 19-4 overall and 15-0 CIAA and won their fifth CIAA Tennis crown.