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2015 Men's Tennis annual awards

2368 days ago
SEC staff
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The 2015 men's tennis first and second team All-SEC, All-Freshman team, and the yearly awards have been announced by the conference office.

Texas A&M's Steve Denton was named SEC Coach of the Year for the second consecutive season. The Aggies are currently 21-4 overall and ended the conference season with a 11-1 record, a share of the SEC Championship and the SEC Tournament title.

Vanderbilt's Gonzales Austin was named Player of the Year while Georgia's Wayne Montgomery was named Freshman of the Year.

Scholar-Athlete of the Year was awarded to South Carolina's Kyle Koch.

Ties are not broken which resulted in a 13 member first team and second team and an eight member All-Freshman team.

A complete list of the awards follows.

First Team All-SEC

Lukas Ollert, Auburn
Diego Hidalgo, Florida
Ben Wagland, Georgia
Austin Smith, Georgia
Nathan Pasha, Georgia
Wayne Montgomery, Georgia
Jordan Daigle, LSU
Stefan Lindmark, Ole Miss
Nik Scholtz, Ole Miss
Florian Lakat, Mississippi State
Mikelis Libietis, Tennessee
Jeremy Efferding, Texas A&M
Gonzales Austin, Vanderbilt

Second Team All-SEC

Giammarco Micolani, Arkansas
Elliott Orkin, Florida
Beck Pennington, Kentucky
Chris Simpson, LSU
Gustav Hansson, Ole Miss
Rishab Agarwal, Mississippi State
Mate Cutura, Mississippi State
Juan Cruz Estevarena, Mississippi State
Kyle Koch, South Carolina
AJ Catanzariti, Texas A&M
Arthur Rinderknech, Texas A&M
Shane Vinsant, Texas A&M
Daniel Valent, Vanderbilt

All-Freshman

Korey Lovett, Alabama
Chase Perez-Blanco, Florida
Wayne Montgomery, Georgia
Gustav Hansson, Ole Miss
Juan Cruz Estevarena, Mississippi State
AJ Catanzariti, Texas A&M
Arthur Rinderknech, Texas A&M
Daniel Valent, Vanderbilt

Player of the Year: Gonzales Austin, Vanderbilt

Freshman of the Year: Wayne Montgomery, Georgia

Scholar-Athlete of the Year: Kyle Koch, South Carolina

Coach of the Year: Steve Denton, Texas A&M