Men's Tennis

 
June 27, 2013

Hawkins, Larsen Receive All-State Honors

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. - Bridgewater College senior Peter Hawkins was named to the Men's Tennis College Division All-State first team released Thursday by the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID). Bridgewater's Brandon Larsen was named to the second team.

Hawkins earned a spot on the first-team singles ladder. He played No. 1 singles for the Eagles and finished the season with a 16-4 record. Hawkins' lone loss in conference play came against ODAC Player of the Year Hayden White of Washington and Lee. Hawkins was ranked No. 16 in singles in the South Atlantic Region.

Larsen split time between the No. 2 and No. 3 spots early in the year before settling in at No. 2 singles during conference play. He finished the season with a 12-8 overall record and a 9-1 mark in ODAC play.

Washington & Lee University senior Hayden White was named the VaSID Player of the Year. University of Mary Washington head coach Todd Helbling was named Coach of the Year and freshman Graham Wilson of Virginia Wesleyan College was tabbed as the state's College Division Rookie of the Year.

VaSID Player of the Year – Hayden White, Sr., Washington and Lee
VaSID Coach of the Year – Todd Helbling, Mary Washington
VaSID Rookie of the Year – Graham Wilson, Fr., Virginia Wesleyan

First Team
Doubles – Christopher Hu, So./Hayden White, Sr., Washington and Lee
Doubles – Michael Holt, Fr./Taylor Shamshiri, So.,  Washington and Lee
Doubles – Drew Tomajczyk, Fr./Graham Wilson, Fr., Virginia Wesleyan
Singles – Peter Hawkins, Sr., Bridgewater
Singles – Hayden White, Sr., Washington and Lee
Singles – Michael Holt, Fr., Washington and Lee
Singles – Christopher Hu, So., Washington and Lee
Singles – Taylor Shamshiri, So., Washington and Lee
Singles – Graham Wilson, Fr. Virginia Wesleyan

Second Team
Doubles – Adam Henderson, Sr./Matt Nelson, Sr., Emory & Henry
Singles – Tyler Carey, So., Mary Washington
Singles – Alex Blakhin, Jr., Mary Washington
Singles – Evan Charles, So., Mary Washington
Singles – Brian Krouskos, Fr., Washington and Lee
Singles – Brandon Larsen, So., Bridgewater
Singles  - Alex Minasyan, Fr., Emory & Henry