Xavier Earns Thirteenth Win To Go Into BIG EAST Championships.
Men's Tennis Captures It's Second Win In Conference Play.
The Musketeers Were Not Able To Overpower The Might of The Retrievers.
Xavier Tennis Receives Eleventh Win Of The Season On The Road, 5-2.
Xavier Keeps Wins Streak At Home Perfect.
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.
The men's tennis team has earned the No. 2 seed at this weekend's conference tournament. The Musketeers will face the field beginning on Friday 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.
As a Sophomore (2011-12): Atlantic 10 First Team selection and conference player of the week once ... Turned in a solid second-year campaign with a 24-14 singles mark and impressive 24-9 record as a doubles partner ... Won the Louisville Invitational Singles Flight A Championship with four-straight victories ... Played nearly the entire dual-match season at the No. 2 singles spot where he produced a 14-7 record ... Went 14-8 in dual matches and had a 5-1 conference record ... Along with classmate Jimmy Roebker won seven-straight doubles matches to end the year ... With Roebker the duo went 15-6 in dual matches at the No. 1 position and 5-1 in tournaments and conference matches ... Posted doubles wins in the A-10 quarterfinals and semifinals ... Won the doubles championship at the Tennessee Fall Invitational.
As a Freshman (2010-11): Second Team All-Conference selection Posted a team-best 27-11 overall singles record including a 16-8 record in the dual match season where he competed in the No. 4 slot Went 4-3 in doubles action.
Prior to Xavier: Three-year varsity starter at Somerville High School...Undefeated during his high school career...Named to the Boston Globe All-Scholastic team...Greater Boston League All-Star.
Personal: Economics major...Son of Pin Pin Huang.