MAC Announces Men's Tennis Player of the Week

Updated 4/16/2008

Jose Perdomo
Ball State University
Junior ● Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico/Colegio San Ignacio

Perdomo went undefeated in Mid-American Conference play after winning back to back singles matches against Western Michigan and Buffalo. Perdomo took down Alex Birchmeir at No. 2 singles 6-3, 7-6 (7-4). The very next day Perdomo captured the two set victory at No. 1 singles to give the Cardinals a 6-1 victory over Buffalo. Perdomo also earned a win at No. 1 doubles against the Bulls

Other Nominations:


Bryan Norville, Western Michigan
Bryan Norville stayed undefeated in Mid-American Conference play with a pair of victories against MAC preseason favorite Ball State that clinched a second straight MAC regular season title for the nationally-ranked Broncos. Norville and Alex Birchmeier won 8-6 at No. 1 doubles for their seventh consecutive victory. He also won 7-5, 6-3 at No. 5 singles after trailing 4-5 in the first set with his opponent serving. Norville is now 7-0 in singles and doubles in conference competition and his 155 career wins is tied for 18th all-time at WMU.


Brian Livingston, Northern Illinois
Junior Brian Livingston was the only Huskie to win both of his matches against Toledo in a 4-3 loss to the Rockets on Sunday afternoon. In singles action, Livingston extended his winning streak to 12 matches with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Jared Miller. The Skokie, Ill., native also teamed with Adam Ford for the 9-8 win over Sven Burus and Chris Clark at No. 1 doubles. For the season, Livingston is 20-5 overall, while he and Ford are 17-7 in doubles action.


Nutthavit Likitkumchorn, Toledo
Likitkumchorn went 2-0 in the match going near-flawless. He paired with Jared Miller in doubles to defeated NIU's Alex Friesen and Jimmy Chu 8-4. Likitkumchorn then play Chu in singles and had the 6-4, 6-4 victory at the No. 4 spot. With these two wins, Likitkumchorn is now 26-13 in singles and 20-16 in doubles on the season.

Kirill Kolomyts , Buffalo

Kolomyts went undefeated in his four matches during the Indiana trip to Lead the Bulls. Against Ball State, he scored a 7-5, 6-2 win over Jorge Rodriguez in the number four match. Kolomyts also teamed with Alexis Lluis for a win at third doubles as the UB tandem defeated Shaun Bussert and Joe Vallee in a tiebreaker, 7-3, to gain the 8-7 win. Against Vincennes, Kolomyts teamed with Marcelo Mazzetto to defeat David Jackson and Chris King by an 8-5 Score in the number one match. Kolomyts also moved up to the third spot to score a ³double-bagel² win over King, 6-0, 6-0, in singles play. Since returning from an injury that sidelined him for much of March, Kolomyts has won his last three doubles matches and three of his last four singles contests.