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Eight Big Ten men's tennis student-athletes or coaches earned ITA regional awards as announced on Wednesday. Two head coaches were tabbed Regional Coach of the Year, while six student-athletes also received individual awards. The complete list of Big Ten regional award winners can be found below.
WILSON/ITA COACH OF THE YEAR
Gene Orlando, Michigan State - Midwest Region
Geoff Young, Minnesota - Central Region
ARTHUR ASHE LEADERSHIP & SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD
Abe Souza, Illinois - Midwest Region
Santiago Gruter, Indiana - Ohio Valley Region
SENIOR OF THE YEAR
Matt Allare, Ohio State - Midwest Region
PLAYER TO WATCH
Evan King, Michigan - Midwest Region
ROOKIE OF THE YEAR
Blaz Rola, Ohio State - Midwest Region
ITA/RAFAEL OSUNA SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD
Jason Jung, Michigan - Midwest Region
Minnesota's Tobias Wernet and Ohio State's Chase Buchanan have been named the Big Ten Men's Tennis Co-Athlete of the Week, the conference office announced on Tuesday. Wernet took down the 10th-ranked singles player in the country, while Buchanan led the Buckeyes to their sixth-straight Big Ten title.
Click here to see the complete release from the Big Ten.
With a 7-0 sweep of No. 63 Purdue on Sunday, Ohio State clinched the outright Big Ten Men's Tennis Championship. The title is the fourth-ranked Buckeyes' sixth straight and 10th overall. Ohio State also receives the No. 1 seed in next week's Big Ten Tournament after closing the regular season at 10-0 in conference play and 27-2 overall.
With a 5-2 win over No. 24 Indiana on Friday, Ohio State clinched at least a share of the Big Ten Men's Tennis Championship. The conference title marks the 10th overall and sixth straight for the fourth-ranked Buckeyes, who moved to 9-0 in Big Ten play and 26-2 overall this season with the win.
Click here for Ohio State's recap of the match.