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COLUMBIA, Ky. – Lindsey Wilson's (Ky.) Denis Porcic is the Mid-South Conference Men's Tennis Player of the Week, conference officials announced on Monday.

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Denis Porcic – Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) – Jr. – Tuzla, Bosnia & Herzegovina

  • Porcic went 3-1 last week to help No. 4 Lindsey Wilson go 2-1 as a team in three top 15 contests.
  • He suffered is lone loss of the week at No. 1 doubles against No. 5 Northwestern Ohio, 8-6.
  • Porcic then earned two wins against No. 9 Cardinal Stirtch (Wis.), beating No. 13 Fabio Perasso 7-5, 6-2 at No. 1 singles and earning an 8-5 win at No. 2 doubles.
  • He finished the week beating No. 10 Oscar Cornella and Alfonso Martinez of No. 15 Olivet Nazarene (Ill.), 8-6, at top-seeded doubles.
  • Porcic earns his second-straight weekly honor and seventh of his career.


Men's Tennis Player of the Week - School

Feb. 13

Brendan Aguilar – Campbellsville (Ky.)

Feb. 20

Denis Porcic – Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)

Feb. 27

Aatu Merenheimo – Cumberlands (Ky.)

March 6

Brendan Aguilar – Campbellsville (Ky.)

March 13

Denis Porcic – Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)

March 20

Denis Porcic – Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)