Feb. 6, 2012
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -- UCLA redshirt senior men's tennis player Nick Meister has been named Bank of the West Pac-12 Player of the Week for January 30-Feb. 5, Commissioner Larry Scott announced Monday.
Meister won a pair of singles matches over the weekend, helping ninth-ranked UCLA to wins over two top-15 teams. With Friday's dual match against No. 13 California tied at 3-3, Meister downed Nick Andrews, 6-3, 6-7(5), 6-1 at court No. 1, propelling the Bruins to a 4-3 win. The following day at No. 6 Stanford, Meister upset 37th-ranked Ryan Thacher, 7-6(6), 1-6, 7-5 at the No. 1 position, helping UCLA to a 6-1 victory. With the two wins, Meister improved his record to 5-0 on the season.
Emilio Gomez, USC
Kyle McMorrow, WASH
2012 Pac-12 Men's Tennis Player of the Week
Jan. 16 Nick Andrews, California
Jan. 23 Ryan Thacher, Stanford
Jan. 30 Ray Sarmiento, USC
Feb. 6 Nick Meister, UCLA