April 7, 2010

Solymosi Earns Conference Carolinas Men’s Tennis Player of the Week

HIGH POINT, N.C.-- Lees-McRae College's Nandor Soylmosi (10-5 overall, 7-0 conf.) has been selected as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas men's tennis Player of the Week during week number eight in the 2010 season.

A junior, Soylmosi, led the now ranked No. 25 Lees-McRae men's tennis team to a 2-0 record in Conference Carolinas play highlighted by a 7-2 win over then No. 24 Anderson.

Soylmosi is riding a six-match win streak at No. 1 singles for the Bobcats.

During the week Soylmosi, who is ranked 18th in the NCAA in singles, defeated No. 31 Stephane Murray 6-4, 6-1 to lead the Bobcats to their upset win. In the team's second match of the week against Coker, Solymosi won his doubles match 8-0 and his singles match 6-3, 6-0 to give the Bobcats the 9-0 sweep.