Michigan's King Named Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week
April 19, 2011
Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week
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