LAKEPOINT, Ga, - Lipscomb's Rob Mitchell defeated two of the top ASUN Conference Men's Tennis student-athletes to extend his program record third career league Player of the Week accolade.
Mitchell opened the week with a 7-5, 6-2 victory against Stetson's Loic Blanco, who leads the conference with 12 singles victories.
In his second conference match, Mitchell toppled North Florida's Jack Findel-Hawkins by a similar score line, 7-5, 6-1. Findel-Hawkins currently sits No. 57 in the last ITA Rankings. The Bisons return to action on Friday, April 7th at Florida Atlantic before facing FGCU in conference play on Saturday at 5 p.m. CT in Fort Myers, Florida.
ASUN Men's Tennis Player of the Week - Apr. 5th
Rob Mitchell, Lipscomb
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- Third Career ASUN Player of the Week; extends his program record
- Posted 2-0 record in singles action against North Florid and Stetson
- Defeated nationally-ranked Jack Findel-Hawkins of UNF, 7-5, 6-1
- Topped the ASUN's singles win leader Stetson's Loic Blanco, 7-5, 6-2
- Owns perfect 4-0 record in ASUN play at No. 1 singles
- Currently sits 118th in latest ITA Collegiate Singles rankings