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    SEC Men's Tennis Players Of The Week

    The Southeastern Conference announced its most recent men's tennis honors Wednesday, recognizing outstanding performances on the court from across the league.

    Player
    Mikelis Libietis  • Tennessee
    Junior • Priekuli, Latvia


    • Collected first ranked win of the spring in a 6-4, 6-5 win over former MSU star Romain Bogaerts. It was his first win over Bogaerts (2 matches last year were unfinished).
    • His win over Bogaerts clinched the Vols’ 4-1 victory over No. 19 Wake Forest
    • Extended doubles winning streak with Reese to a season-best nine matches. They are 9-0 this spring at No. 1.
    • Libietis and Reese improved their doubles record to 20-2 this season with seven ranked wins, collecting another on Sunday vs. Wake Forest

    Results
    Singles

    2/7 Michael Redlicki, Duke (29) L 6-1, 6-2
    2/9 Romain Bogaerts, Wake Forest (20) W 6-4, 6-5 (6)

    Doubles (with Hunter Reese)

    2/7 Redlicki/Tahir, Duke W 6-3
    2/9 Lee/Dumont, Wake Forest (30) W 6-3

    Freshman
    Florian Lakat   • Mississippi State
    Paris, France
     
    • Lakat picked up his fifth-straight win in Sunday’s doubleheader. 
    • For the year, Lakat is 7-1 in dual match play, with all wins coming at the No. 1 position. 
    • In the two Sunday singles wins, Lakat won both in straight sets, only dropping 10 total games and giving the freshman five straight-set victories for the spring. 
    • The wins also gave Lakat his fifth-career win at the A.J. Pitts Tennis Centre. 
    • Lakat’s win against Ernesto Santillan of Alcorn State clinched the overall match for the Bulldogs. 
    • Lakat’s 13 wins for the 2013-14 season are tied with sophomore Jordan Angus for the team lead. 
    • In doubles, Lakat teamed with junior Tassilo Schmid to sweep play for the weekend. 
    • Lakat and Schmid moved to 4-3 for the 2013-14 season and 3-2 in dual match play. 
    • Both of Lakat and Schmid’s victories clinched the doubles point for the Bulldogs. 

    Results
    Singles

    2/9 Elliot Barnwell, Samford W 6-2, 6-4
    2/9 Ernesto Santillan, Alcorn State W 6-3, 6-1

    Doubles (with Tassilo Schmid)

    2/9 Barnwell/Carter, Samford W 6-3
    2/9 Morviac/Santillan, Alcorn State W 6-0