Ohio State's Rola Named Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week
March 22, 2011
Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week
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