May 3, 2012
Freshman Mate Zsiga will represent the Baylor men's tennis team in the individual portion of the NCAA Tennis Championships later this month in Athens, Ga.
The NCAA Division I Men's Tennis Subcommittee made the announcement Monday that Zsiga (Szeged, Hungary) would be one of 48 at-large bids into the 64-man singles bracket.
Zsiga, currently ranked No. 16 nationally, leads the Bears on the season with a 34-7 overall record and is 20-4 in dual match play, all at the No. 1 position.
The singles and doubles competition will be conducted May 23-28 at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex in Athens, Ga., following the conclusion of the team championship (May 18-22). The University of Georgia will serve as host.
All matches shall be the best of three sets. Regular scoring and a 12-point tiebreaker at six games all will be used for all matches.