Minnesota's Dehn Earns Weekly Men's Tennis Accolades

Julian Dehn earns his first Big Ten weekly award.

Nov. 16, 2011

Athlete of the Week

Julian Dehn, Minnesota
Sr. – Traben-Trabach, Germany – Karthause Gymnasium

  • Posted a 3-1 singles record over the weekend at the Dick Vitale/Lakewood Ranch Intercollegiate Clay Court Classic
  • Defeated Gicomo Miccini (7-5, 7-6 [5]) of Arizona in the quarterfinal following wins over Andrew Butz (6-1, 5-7, 6-3) of Florida and Chris Thiemann (1-6, 6-1, Ret.) of Ole Miss, who was the No. 3 seed in the draw, in the first and second rounds, respectively
  • Teamed with Mathieu Froment to defeat Arizona’s Miccini and Andre Vidaller (8-3) to advance to the semifinal round of the doubles draw
  • Earns the first weekly award of his career
  • Last Minnesota Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week: Tobias Wernet (April 26, 2011)

2011-12 Big Ten Men’s Tennis Athletes of the Week

Sept. 21:
Dennis Nevolo, Sr., ILL

Sept. 28:
Evan King, Jr., MICH

Oct. 6:
Roy Kalmanovich, Sr., ILL
Marc Bruche, Sr., IOWA

Oct. 12:
Chase Buchanan, Sr., OSU
Blaz Rola, So., OSU

Oct. 19:
Blaz Rola, So., OSU

Oct. 26:
Josh MacTaggart, Jr., IND

Nov. 2:
Aaron Pfister, So., MSU

Nov. 9:
Chase Buchanan, Sr., OSU
Blaz Rola, So., OSU

Nov. 16:
Julian Dehn, Sr., MINN