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Iglesias/Serrano named TIAA-CREF Southern Conference Student Athletes of the Week
Diego Iglesias (left) and Moises Serrano
Diego Iglesias (left) and Moises Serrano

Wednesday, March 26, 2003

SPARTANBURG, SC (Mar. 26, 2003) East Tennessee State's men's tennis doubles tandem of Diego Iglesias and Moises Serrano have been named the TIAA-CREF Southern Conference Student Athletes of the Week. The duo currently holds a perfect 4-0 record in the second position (doubles) overall with a perfect 2-0 record in conference play. Iglesias and Serrano started off the week defeating The Citadel's David Lara and Warren Woolfolk, 8-5, on Friday, March 21. The following day, they defeated College of Charleston's Eyal Omid and Liran Kling, 8-5. Iglesias, a junior from Mar del Plata, Argentina, maintains a 3.93 GPA overall while majoring in business management. A sophomore physics major from Bucaramanga, Columbia, Serrano holds a 3.91 GPA. TIAA-CREF, with approximately $259 billion in assets under management, is the premier retirement system for the education and research sector in the U.S., serving 2.5 million participants at 15,000 institutions. Additionally, the TIAA-CREF group of companies offers mutual funds, after-tax annuities, life insurance, and trust services to the general public. The TIAA-CREF group also manages 13 state-sponsored college savings programs, more than any other company.