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    SEC Men's Tennis Weekly Honors

    Player of the Week
    Malte Stropp • Mississippi State
    Junior • Dusseldorf, Germany

    • In his biggest win of the season, Stropp upset Jonas Lutjen, the 5th-ranked player in the nation, to help the No. 10 Bulldogs defeat the No. 12 Ole Miss Rebels and claim the River Hills Cup for a second consecutive season.
    • Garnered his 60th career win Sunday when he defeated No. 53 South Alabama’s Alex Bernard 6-4, 6-1.
    • Two of Stropp’s wins this season have come at the No. 1 position for the Bulldogs.
    • With wins against No. 5 Lutjen and Bernard, Stropp improved to 24-4 (.857) all-time against Southern Region opponents.
    • Improved his all-time dual match record to 38-13.


    2/7       #5 Jonas Lutjen, Ole Miss       W 6-3, 3-6, 6-2
    2/10     Alex Bernard, So. Alabama     W 6-4, 6-1
    2/10     Syrym Abdukhalikov, Tenn. Tech        W 6-7(6), 6-2, 6-3

    Doubles (with Jordan Angus)
    2/7       #43 Lutjen/Scholtz, Ole Miss  W 8-5

    Freshman of the Week
    Shane Vinsant • Texas A&M
    Keller, Texas

    • Went 2-0 in singles last week while helping Texas A&M defeat two ranked opponents.
    • Playing the No. 3 court against Rice, Vinsant knocked off Phillip Seifert, 6-0, 6-2.
    • Playing the No. 4 court against Ohio State, Vinsant upset 30th ranked Chris Diaz, 6-1, 6-4, to help A&M win the match.
    • Played a huge role in doubles this past weekend in the victory over Ohio State.
    • Helped clinch the crucial doubles point in a back-and-forth match against McCarthy and van Engelen.
    • Tied for the team lead in wins (6) with fellow freshman Harry Adams.
    • He is 8-2 over his last ten matches.


    2/7       Phillip Seifert, Rice     W 6-0, 6-2
    2/10     Chris Diaz, Ohio State W 6-1, 6-4

    Doubles (with Harry Adams)
    2/10     McCarthy/van Engelen, Ohio State    W 8-7(5)