Michigan's King Collects Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week Award

March 13, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Big Ten Athlete of the Week
Evan King, Michigan
Sr. – Chicago, Ill. – Kaplan 

  • Went 3-0 in singles and doubles against No. 12 Pepperdine and No. 21 Texas
  • Defeated No. 7 Sebastian Fanselow (6-2, 6-4) of Pepperdine and No. 50 Soren Hess-Olesen (6-4, 6-1) of Texas in No. 1 singles play
  • Teamed with Shaun Bernstein to down No. 27 Finn Tearney and Francis Alcantara (8-5) of Pepperdine in the No. 1 doubles slot
  • Became the fifth player in Wolverine history to record 100 career singles victories against the Waves
  • Earns the ninth weekly award of his career and third of the season
  • Last Michigan Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week: Evan King (Feb. 6, 2013)

2013 Big Ten Athletes of the Week

Jan. 9:        Evan King, Sr., MICH
Jan. 15:      Aaron Pfister, Jr., MSU
Jan. 23:      Chris Jackman, Sr., NU
Jan. 30:      Rok Bonin, Sr., MINN
Feb. 6:        Evan King, Sr., MICH
Feb. 13:      Tim Kopinski, So., ILL
Feb. 20:      Blaz Rola, Jr., OSU
Feb. 27:      Peter Kobelt, Jr., OSU
March 6:     Jared Hiltzik, Fr., ILL
March 13:    Evan King, Sr., MICH