Ohio State's Rola Named Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week

Ohio State's Blaz Rola has been named Big Ten Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week.

Ohio State's Blaz Rola has been named Big Ten Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week.

March 22, 2011

Big Ten Men's Tennis Weekly Release

Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week
Blaz Rola, Ohio State
Fr. - Ptuj, Slovenia - Gimnazija Ptuj

Ohio State's Blaz Rola receives his first Big Ten Athlete of the Week honor after leading the fourth-ranked Buckeyes to a 6-1 decision against No. 11 Pepperdine. The fifth-ranked singles player in the country, Rola picked up a 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (7-2) win over 17th-ranked Sebastian Fanselow at No. 2 singles to improve to 25-3 in singles play this season. He also teamed with Balazs Novak to take down Hugh Clarke and Alfredo Moreno at No. 3 doubles, helping Ohio State clinch the doubles point with an 8-4 victory.

Last Ohio State Athlete of the Week: Chase Buchanan (Feb. 22, 2011)

2011 Big Ten Men's Tennis Athletes of the Week
Jan. 11: Evan King, So., MICH
Jan. 18: Johnny Hamui, Sr., ILL
Jan. 25: Josh MacTaggart, So., IND
Feb. 1: Dennis Nevolo, Jr., ILL
Feb. 8: Chase Buchanan, Jr., OSU
Feb. 15: Dennis Nevolo, Jr., ILL
Feb. 22: Chase Buchanan, Jr., OSU
March 1: Evan King, So., MICH
March 8: Johnny Hamui, Sr., ILL
March 15: Eddie Bourchier, Sr., PSU
March 22: Blaz Rola, Fr., OSU

 

 

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