Salt Lake City, UT– The Utes’ superb 2016 campaign has officially come to a close. On Tuesday, Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott announced the 2015-2016 Men’s Tennis Pac-12 All Conference teams. Earning Honorable Mention honors are the Utes’ Matt Cowley, and David Micevski.
“Congrats to Matt and Davis on a great season” said Utes Head Coach Roeland Brateanu. “It’s been a real pleasure coaching both of them and I’m proud of their newly earned accolades”
Matt, a senior finished off a tremendous college career with a 23-16 record in singles play , as well as a 15-6 doubles record playing the number 1 spot in both categories. Paired with teammate Dan Little, the big-hitting tandem finished the year ranked number 75 in the country.
David Micevski, a Macedonia native, had one of the best freshman seasons in school history. Playing mostly the number 2 spot, David posted an impressive 17-5 record. David had massive wins against Stanford’s David Wilczynski, as well as a hard fought 3 set victory over #8 USC’s Nick Crystal. Additionally, David went 7-3 in doubles play, partnering with Johan Jonhagen.
David will be one of many key starters returning to the Utes in 2017. Along with Dan Little, Egbert Waverink, and Parker McGuiness, the Utes look to improve their record, and contend for a Pac-12 title.
For now, David is traveling throughout the world, playing various tournaments on the satellite level.
We’re looking forward to a great 2016-2017 season!