MAC Announces Men's Tennis Player of the Week

Updated 4/11/2006

April 11, 2006

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MEN'S PLAYER OF THE WEEK

Jared Miller - Toledo
Freshman - Parkersburg, W.Va./Parkersburg HS
Miller went 4-0 last week and helped lead the Rockets to a split this weekend in the MAC. The freshman won at third singles against Ball State 6-2, 6-2 and at third singles against IPFW 6-4, 6-2. Miller teamed with Wade Ward at second doubles against IPFW to win 9-8 (3) and at third doubles against BSU to win 8-3. Miller has won 10 matches in a row and hasn't lost since March 5 at Columbia

ADDITIONAL NOMINEES

Kevin Hayward - Western Michigan

Freshman - Ann Arbor, Mich./Pioneer
Hayward improved to 18-4 in singles by handing Northern Illinois' Jimmy Chu 6-2, 6-2 in the Broncos' only match of the weekend. Hayward's win helped WMU clinch a school record-tying 22nd win of the season.

This Year's Honorees
Jan. 17 - Matt Baccarani, Ball State
Jan. 24 - Tim Bradshaw, Western Michigan
Jan. 31 - Mohammed Al Nabhani, Toledo
Feb. 7 - Jose Orozco, Western Michigan
Feb. 15 - Hermann Kuschke, IPFW
Feb. 21 - Tim Bradshaw, Western Michigan and Patrick Thompson, Ball State
Feb. 28 - Jeff French, Western Michigan
Mar. 8 - Alex Birchmeier, Western Michigan
Mar. 15 - Joe Epkey, Ball State
Mar. 22 - Nikesh Singh Panthlia, Buffalo
Mar. 28 - Brady Crosby, Western Michigan
Apr. 4 - Matt Baccarani, Ball State
Apr. 11 - Jared Miller, Toledo