Michigan's King Named Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week

Michigan's Evan King has been named Big Ten Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week.

Michigan's Evan King has been named Big Ten Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week.

April 19, 2011

Big Ten Men's Tennis Weekly Release

Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week
Evan King, Michigan
So. - Chicago, Ill. - Kaplan

Michigan's Evan King wins his third Big Ten Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week award this season after winning two singles matches, including a win over the 11th-ranked player in the country, and a doubles contest over the weekend. King, ranked 24th in the nation in singles, took down No. 11 Dennis Nevolo of 17th-ranked Illinois at No. 1 singles, 6-2, 6-1. The sophomore then led the 27th-ranked Wolverines to a 5-2 win over No. 60 Iowa on Sunday, picking up an 8-4 win with Alex Buzzi at No. 2 doubles over Austen Kauss and Jonas Dierckx before taking a 6-2, 6-2 decision against Marc Bruche at No. 1 singles. King is now 25-8 in singles matches this season.

Last Michigan Athlete of the Week: Evan King (March 1, 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
March 29: Josh MacTaggart, So., IND
April 5: Tobias Wernet, Sr., MINN
April 12: Chase Buchanan, Jr., OSU
April 19: Evan King, So., MICH

 

 

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