Banerji named SAAC Hornet of the Week

Jai Banerji playing tennis.
Photo by Steve Wideen

KALAMAZOO, Mich. - Jai Banerji of the Kalamazoo College men's tennis team was honored Tuesday by the SAAC at this week's Hornet of the Week. 

The freshman won the decisive match in Kalamazoo's win over No. 27 Denison as he earned a 6-1, 7-5 victory at four singles. 

Banerji is now 4-1 in his young career in singles matches and has won a pair of doubles matches, as well. 

The Hornets are scheduled to travel to Trinity (Texas) for their next match on March 23.

2019-20 Men's Hornet of the Week Honorees
Ben Meschke, Soccer
Parker Pickell, Golf
Jackson Jones, Golf
Tony Yazbeck, Soccer
Mathew Holmes-Hackerd, Golf
Jackson Jones, Golf
Jared Pittman, Football
Greg Kearns, Football
Sam Ankley, Swimming & Diving
Bubba Wilson, Football
Sam Ankley, Swimming & Diving 
Jackson Kelly, Cross Country
Thomas Cook, Basketball
200 Freestyle Relay team, Swimming & Diving
Jeremiah Vincent, Basketball
Jack Smith, Basketball
Sam Ankley, Swimming & Diving
Ben Reiter, Basketball
Sam Ankley, Swimming & Diving
Tanner Blyly, Basketball
Tanner Blyly, Basketball
Tre Humes, Basketball
Tanner Blyly, Basketball
Jack Tagget, Baseball
Jai Banerji, Tennis