March 27, 2012

Furman's Andrew Mellow Ranked #122 By ITA

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Furman junior Andrew Mellow is ranked 122nd nationally among all singles players in the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) poll.  

Mellow, a native of St. Louis, Mo., fell 11 spots from a ranking of 110th two weeks ago.  He holds an 8-8 overall record and 2-2 Southern Conference mark at number one singles.  Earlier this season Mellow fashioned a four-match winning streak at number one singles, and he has currently won three out of his last four singles matches.  He was named the SoCon Men's Tennis Player of the Week for all matches played February 27 through March 4, after defeating Georgia's Wil Spencer, ranked No. 3 in the nation 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (10-7).  

Furman (5-12, 2-2 SoCon) will play at Davidson Wednesday at 3 p.m.