OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The College of New Rochelle senior Samantha Gomez (New Rochelle, N.Y.) has earned the Association of Division III Independents women's tennis Player of the Week award. Gomez finished her career with a trip to the finals in Singles Flight No. 3 of the HVIAC Championships this weekend. In the semifinals, Gomez defeated Alexandra Kadyakina of Berkeley College 8-2 earning two points for the Blue Angels before moving on to the final round. Gomez fought her way through the final match, but fell to Sarah Conant of Pratt, who would later be crowned overall champions.