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Pac-12 announces the men's tennis player of the week

Feb 20, 2017

THIS WEEK: Florian Lakat, California
Won twice in singles and three times in doubles as Cal won two out of three matches - including beating fellow Pac-12 school UCLA, 4-3 - at the ITA National Men's Team Indoor Championship in Charlottesville, Va.
Ranked 11th in singles, Lakat beat Baylor's 54th-ranked Juan Benitez, 7-6(3), 1-6, 6-4, and UCLA's 73rd-ranked Martin Redlicki, 6-4, 6-3.
In doubles, the third-ranked pair of Lakat and Filip Bergevi beat a ranked opponent in North Carolina's No. 21 William Blumberg and Robert Kelly, 6-3.
The two Bears also defeated Baylor's Max Tchoutakian and Johannes Schretter, 6-2, while Lakat teamed with Connor Heap to knock off the Bruins' Gage Brymer and Maxime Cressey, 6-4.
This is California’s 25th all-time player of the week honor. 

ALSO NOMINATED: Thomas Laurent, ORE; Jack Jaede, USC; Dan Little, UTAH. 


Date Student-Athlete
February 20 Florian Lakat, California
February 13 Enzo Sommer, Washington
February 6 Martin Redlicki, UCLA
January 30 Martin Redlicki, UCLA
January 23 Gage Brymer, UCLA