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Big Ten CommunicationsPublished: 1/24/2024, Last updated: 1/25/2024
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Nebraska Secures Men's Tennis Weekly Award

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ROSEMONT, Ill. – Nebraska junior Calvin Mueller has been named Men’s Tennis Player of the Week by the Big Ten Conference for matches played Jan. 18-21.

Player of the Week
Calvin Mueller, Nebraska
Jr. – Bruchkoebel, Germany

  • Helped Nebraska to a pair of shutout wins over in-state rivals Omaha (7-0) and Creighton (4-0) in a Jan. 21 doubleheader held at the Dillon Tennis Center
  • Compiled a 4-0 record, winning two matches at No. 1 singles and at No. 2 doubles (partnering with Nikolay Sysoev)
  • All four victories came in straight sets as Mueller won 70.3 percent of his games (38-16)
  • The Big Ten All-Academic recipient earns his second career weekly honor, having previously been recognized on April 12, 2022
  • Marks back-to-back Big Ten Player of the Week Awards for Nebraska

2024 Big Ten Men’s Tennis Player of the Week

Jan. 10: Karlis Ozolins, Jr., ILL
Jan. 17: Anton Shepp, Jr., NEB
Jan. 24: Calvin Mueller, Jr., NEB