Miller Named Big West Co-Athlete of the Week

Kyle Miller was the only Aggie to take two singles wins last week
 
Kyle Miller was the only Aggie to take two singles wins last week
 

April 13, 2011

DAVIS, Calif. - UC Davis freshman Kyle Miller has been named the Big West Men's Tennis Co-Athlete of the Week for matches played between Apr. 4 and Apr. 10, it was announced Wednesday by the conference office.

The 5-foot-10 freshman from Pacific Grove, Calif. was 2-0 in singles competition and 1-1 in doubles play. Miller moved up to the No. 3 position in singles competition, helping the Aggies take a 4-3 victory over Gonzaga with a 6-4, 6-2 defeat of Kevin Eischen.

He also won in No. 2 doubles with Toki Sherbakov, taking an 8-4 victory over Ismath/Feeney. Miller was the only UC Davis player to earn a win in a loss at San Francisco, winning in straight sets over Jacob Hartwig, 7-6 (5), 6-4.  

The weekly award was the first of Miller's career and the first plaudit for the Aggies this season.