Tuesday May 13, 2014Diep Named ITA Southeast Senior of the Year
After a stellar weekend in the NCAA First and Second Rounds, Florida menís tennis senior Florent Diep was named the ITA Southeast Senior Player of the Year, announced by the organization today.
Diep, who clinched the match for the Gators in a three-set defeat of South Floridaís No. 47 Roberto Cid on Sunday, aided in advancing the Orange and Blue to the Round of 16 for the first time in head coach Bryan Sheltonís career.
Leading the team with 28 singles wins in his senior campaign, Diep was named a First-Team All-SEC member and boasted a 14-5 record in dual match singles play with an 8-2 record in the league. He has recorded an impressive 11 singles wins over ITA-ranked opponents through the 2013-14 season.
Diep has been ranked as high as No. 49 in singles and No. 20 in doubles ITA rankings.
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