FGCU's Bao Claims First Career A-Sun Men's Tennis Honor

Wednesday, February 06, 2013

MACON, Ga. – FGCU's Tianyu Bao claimed the third Atlantic Sun Men's Tennis weekly award of the season after going 2-0 in singles play against Troy and Southern Methodist.

It marked Bao's first two wins of the spring season in singles play.

Tianyu Bao, FGCU
(So. – Tianjin, China – Communication)

  • First Career A-Sun Player of the Week honor
  • Recorded two wins in straight sets on the week
  • Won at No. 1 singles vs. Troy vs. Andre Stiable; 6-4, 6-3
  • Added win at No. 2 singles vs. SMU's Alex Sanders; 6-4, 6-4
  • Juan Ramirez (Sr., ETSU) - Won at No. 2 singles and doubles in ETSU's win vs. Appalachian State
  • Cahit Kapukiran (Fr., Stetson) - Picked up a singles and doubles victory for Stetson vs. Flagler

2013 Atlantic Sun Men's Tennis Weekly Awards
Date Player of the Week
Jan. 23 Dean Tsamas FGCU
Jan. 30 Roger Ordeig ETSU
Feb. 6 Tianyu Bao FGCU

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