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Five Xavier tennis players earned conference awards. Jimmy Roebker, Mesa Mei, and Katie Pleiman were named to the first team. Brandon MacDonald and Daniella Patton earned second team honors. MacDonald and Pleiman were named to the academic team.
Xavier lost in the 2012 Atlantic 10 Men's Tennis Championship final match to George Washington, 4-3.
Xavier beat Dayton 4-0 in quarterfinals of the 2012 Atlantic 10 Men's Tennis Championship in Mason, Ohio.
Xavier defeated Dayton in conference men's tennis action on Wednesday. Sophomore Jimmy Roebker won at No. 1 for the Musketeers and took his doubles match as well.
The Musketeers faced local foe Wright State at the Mercy Healthplex in Fairfield on Wednesday afternoon.
As a Junior (2011-12): Atlantic 10 Second Team and Atlantic 10 All-Academic Team selection ... Had another strong campaign with a 23-12 singles record and 13-15 record as a doubles partner ... Finished the season strong with 12 straight-set singles wins, including three convincing wins in the Atlantic 10 Tournament ... All of his 23 singles victories came in straight sets ... Won all six of his conference singles matches ... Had a 17-5 record as the No. 4 singles player during dual matches for Xavier ... Reached the consolation finals in his flight at the Louisville Invitational ... Won back-to-back doubles matches on three separate occasions.
As a Sophomore (2010-11): Second Team All-Conference selection Atlantic 10 Performer of the Week the week of March 1, 2011 Posted a 23-15 overall record including a 13-11 record in the dual match season where he competed in the No. 3 slot Went 20-6 in doubles action including an impressive 13-3 in the dual match campaign.
As a Freshman (2009-10): Had a spectacular rookie season at Xavier Three A-10 Rookie of the Week Honors Finished his rookie year with a 28-10 singles record including a 19-5 record during the dual match season Won 10 of his last 11 singles matches during the 2010 campaign Posted a 9-5 record during the fall 2009 tournament season Advanced to the Cream Flight finals at the IU Invitational in his collegiate debut Reached the quarterfinals of the singles Flight B competition at the Ball State Invitational Also reached the doubles Flight D finals at the Ball State Invitational Reached the Flight A singles quarterfinals at the UofL Invitational Won two singles matches at the 2009 ITA Regional in Bloomington, Ind A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll fall and spring semester.
Prior to Xavier: At Bradenton Prep, was the Flight 2 State Doubles Champion...Ontario Provincial Under 16 Champion...Ontario Provincial Selection and Under 18 Champion his junior year...Ontario Provincial Under 18 Singles Finalist and Doubles Champion...OFSAA Ontario High School Champion...Ranked # 7 in the final Canadian U-18 Rankings as a senior... Economics major.