Illinois' Gosea Claims Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week Honor

Big Ten Athlete of the Week
Farris Gosea, Illinois
Jr. – Cardiff, Wales – Rougemont

  • Posted victories in all three of his completed matches to lead Illinois to wins over No. 54 Purdue and Detroit Mercy
  • Defeated Ricky Medinilla of Purdue (6-4, 6-0) and Bobby Cawood of Detroit Mercy (6-2, 6-2) in the No. 1 singles position
  • Claimed a 6-3 win over Detroit Mercy’s Rafael Orantes and Chance Conley in the No. 1 doubles flight with teammate Alex Jesse
  • Earns his second career and second consecutive weekly award
  • Last Illinois Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week: Farris Gosea (March 4, 2014)