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Week 1: Men's Tennis Weekly Honors

22 days ago
SEC Staff
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Player of the Week

Texas A&M senior Arthur Rinderknech paced the Aggies with a trio of dual wins to open the season. He picked up ranked win against No. 44 Benjamin Hannestad of Arizona State (6-3, 6-3) to help secure road win to open the season. He clinched his ITA Kick Off opening round match against Gabor Csonka of LSU, winning eight of the final 10 games to help Aggies advance to ITA Kick Off Championship Match. He was the second match off the court in ITA Kick Off weekend championship match to help the Aggies advance to the ITA National Indoor Championships with 6-3, 6-1 win over Josh Ortlip of Cal Poly.

Freshman of the Week

Texas A&M's Patrick Kypson claimed his first ranked collegiate win in first opportunity, topping No. 51 Micahel Geerts of Arizona State (6-4, 6-4) on the road to open the dual season. He went perfect 2-0 on court 1 as he made his collegiate debut this month, also defeating LSU's Shane Monroe, 6-2, 6-1. Kypson also claimed his first doubles win with classmate, Barnaby Smith, to help secure the doubles point in season opener at Arizona State, defeating the duo Bolla/Wright, 6-4.