Mountain West Announces 2013 Men's All-Conference Awards
April 25, 2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Mountain West announced its 2012-13 All-Conference team and individual awards for men's tennis this evening, as selected by the league's seven head coaches.
Boise State junior Andy Bettles was named Player of the Year, thanks to his solid play at the No. 1 singles position. Hailing from Somerset, England, Bettles was 30-8 during the regular season, including a 4-2 mark in MW matches. He's currently No. 30 in the latest ITA rankings.
UNLV's Gilad Berman earned MW Freshman of the Year honors. The Ramat HaSharon, Israel, native posted an 18-4 overall record playing out of the No. 2-4 singles positions. He was 5-1 in Conference matches this season.
|2012-13 Men's Tennis All-Mountain West Team|
|* Lance Wilhelm, Sr., Air Force||* Lance Wilhelm/Grant Taylor, Air Force|
|* Andy Bettles, Jr., Boise State||Andy Bettles/Nathan Sereke, Boise State|
|Nathan Sereke, Jr., BSU||Fernando Sunago/Andrew Poustie, Nevada|
|Reid deLaubenfels, So., Fresno State||# Conor Berg/Andy Van Der Vyver, New Mexico|
|Victor Ouvrard, Jr., Nevada||^ Thorsten Bertsch/Hunter Nicholas, San Diego State|
|***Jadon Phillips, Jr., New Mexico||Ace Matias/Bernard Schoeman, UNLV|
|Conor Berg, Sr., New Mexico||Tamas Batyi/Johannes Markel, UNLV|
|Sam Iftikhar, So., New Mexico|
|*Derek Siddiqui, Sr., San Diego State|
|*Thorsten Bertsch, So., San Diego State|
|Ace Matias, So., UNLV|
|Gilad Berman, Fr., UNLV|
|Player of the Year: Andy Bettles, Boise State|
|Freshman of the Year: Gilad Berman, UNLV|
|*notes two-time selection, **notes three-time selection, ***notes four-time selection. #notes Berg previously won All-Conference in doubles in 2010-11 and 2011-12 with a different partner. ^notes Bertsch previously won All-Conference in doubles in 2011-12 with a different partner.|