CHARLESTON, SC – UNC Greensboro’s Andrey Bubnov was named to the All-Southern Conference second team on Thursday when the league’s men’s tennis honors were announced.
The Southern Conference all-conference selections consist of two teams. The first team is made-up of the Top 6 vote-getters. Then, coaches vote for remaining players in the position in which they play during the season for second team selection.
Bubnov, a sophomore from Belgorod, Russia, is the first UNCG singles player to earn all-conference honors since 2001. He finished the season 12-18 overall, including five losses in three sets. UNCG’s No. 1 singles player throughout the season, he finished conference play 3-6.
College of Charleston’s Or Deckel was named the Player of the Year. Wofford’s George Kernodle was the Freshman of the Year, while Elon’s Mike Leonard was the Coach of the Year.
UNCG wrapped up its season on Thursday, losing to Davidson in the SoCon Tournament’s opening round, 4-2.
MEN’S TENNIS FIRST TEAM ALL-CONFERENCE
Or Deckel, College of Charleston
Daniel Dossetor, The Citadel
Damon Gooch, Elon
Anuwat Dalodom, Elon
Andy Juc, Furman
Andrew Stubbs, Wofford
Or Deckel/Marcus Digliodo, College of Charleston
Danny Dossetor/James Eason, The Citadel
Damon Gooch/Mason Schermerhorn, Elon
MEN’S TENNIS SECOND TEAM ALL-CONFERENCE
#1 Andrey Bubnov, UNC Greensboro
#2 Mark Fynn, Chattanooga
#3 Dimitar Dimitrov, Appalachian State
#4 Omer Abramovich, College of Charleston
#5 Gustaf Asplund, Elon
#6 Austin Fenn, Elon
#1 Ryan Brookshaw/Dimitar Dimitrov, Appalachian State
#2 Trent Constance/Peter Jacobs, Appalachian State
#3 Andy Juc/Scott Kahler, Furman
Player of the Year: Or Deckel, College of Charleston
Freshman of the Year: George Kernodle, Wofford
Coach of the Year: Mike Leonard, Elon
Don Bunch/Buddy Hartsell Sportsmanship Award: Dimitar Dimitrov, Appalachian State
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