Mitchell earns A-Sun tennis POTW award
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Mitchell earns A-Sun tennis POTW award

MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb's Rob Mitchell was named the Atlantic Sun Men's Tennis Player of the Week for the second time in his career and first of the year after helping the Bisons defeat in-state foes Austin Peay and Belmont. 

Mitchell, a junior from Southampton, England, is majoring in Finance/Accounting.

He led the Bisons to their first two dual-match wins of the season with a 2-0 record at No. 1 singles.

Mitchell won 6-1. 602 against Austin Peay in a 5-2 team win and rallied from one set down to finish the match with Belmont 6-4, 6-3.

He also was part of a No. 1 604 doubles win against Austin Peay with Philippe Courteau.