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    Player of the Week
    Ryan Lipman • Vanderbilt
    Junior • Nashville, Tenn.

    • Went 2-0 (in singles) over the weekend in wins versus LSU and Arkansas. Also teamed up with Marc van der Merwe to go 2-0 in doubles versus LSU and Arkansas.
    • Lipman has now won 11-straight singles matches and has needed three sets to win a match only once this spring.
    • Lipman is 22-5 overall this season and 12-1 in dual play. Has a career record of 69-30.
    • When playing in the No. 1 position, Lipman is 9-1 this season and is 2-1 versus nationally-ranked opponents.
    • His win over LSU’s Chris Simpson and Arkansas’ Gregoire Lehmann clinched both wins for Vanderbilt over the weekend.
    • In the match versus Lehmann, he trailed 5-2 in the first set and came back to win the set 7-6(7-5). He then used that momentum to win the second set, 6-4.


    3/1         Chris Simpson, LSU         W 6-4, 3-6, 6-4
    3/3         #125 Gregoire Lehmann, Ark.     W 7-6(5), 6-4

    Doubles (with Marc van der Merwe)
    3/1         Anderson/Trinh, LSU

    Freshman of the Week
    Stefan Lindmark • Ole Miss
    Stockholm, Sweden

    • Went 6-0 in singles and doubles to help lead the Rebels to wins over Memphis, Alabama and Auburn, the last two on the road.  
    • Teamed with Johan Backstrom to clinch the doubles point against Memphis in a tiebreaker on court three and then won in straight sets at No. 4 singles to set up his teammate’s clinching win at No. 2.  
    • Clinched the doubles vs. Alabama and then saved five match points and won a third set tiebreaker 12-10 at No. 4 singles to clinch the 4-3 win.  
    • Clinched the doubles point against Auburn for the third straight match, which again proved to be the difference.  
    • Won in straight sets at No. 4 singles to put the Rebels up 3-0, which ultimately led to his teammate’s clinching win at No. 6 after Auburn tied it at 3.  
    • Improved to 13-5 overall and 7-1 in dual matches.  Has won five in a row in singles.  


    2/27       Johnny Grimal, Memphis             W 7-6, 6-1
    3/1         Philippe Tsangarides, Alabama W 6-3, 5-7, 7-6(10)
    3/3         Dennis Lengsfield, Auburn          W 7-6(5), 6-4

    Doubles (with Johan Backstrom)
    2/27       O’Leary/Grimal, Memphis           W 9-8(4)
    3/1         Kenyon/Tsangarides, Alabama  W 8-4
    3/3         Ollert/Van Dooren, Auburn        W 9-7