Ahead of today's match, 1st dual match of the season, some good news for Stanford:
STANFORD, Calif.- Junior Bradley Klahn has been named the Pac-10 Men's Tennis Player of the Week for Jan. 17-23, Commissioner Larry Scott announced today.
Klahn took home singles and doubles titles on Jan. 17 at the Sherwood Cup, completing an impressive tournament weekend heading into dual match season. The Poway, Calif., native defeated USC's Steve Johnson, 6-2, 6-4 in the championship match, winning the Sherwood Cup singles title for the second straight season. It was the fifth career singles championship for Klahn, who also won the ITA Northwest Regional Championship and NCAA Singles Championship last year after snagging the Pac-10 Championships singles crown in 2009.
In doubles play, Klahn teamed with Ryan Thacher to outlast Baylor's Roberto Maytin and John Peers, 8-6 for the doubles title. This win marked the fifth doubles championship for the pair of Klahn/Thatcher.
This is Klahn's fourth career Pac-10 Player of the Week honor.