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home : sports : collegiate April 30, 2016

6/19/2014 11:14:00 AM
Three Lander men's tennis players earn All-American honors

Lander's Oscar Axelsson, Adam Jonsson and Vincent Verpeaux were named NCAA Division II All-Americans based on their final national rankings it was announced by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.

Axelsson, a senior from Smalandsstenar, Sweden, and Jonsson, a junior from Uma, Sweden, teamed for a No. 7 final doubles ranking. Meanwhile, Verpeaux, a senior from Aix en Provence, France, finished the season at No. 11 in singles.

Jonsson and Verpeaux both earned All-America honors in 2013. Jonsson was named in doubles along with teammate August Iwdal, while Verpeaux earned his honor in singles.

This season, Axelsson and Jonsson posted a 17-5 record at the No. 1 doubles slot. The duo also earned All-Peach Belt honors.

Verpeaux, who was also named to the All-PBC team, went 16-4 at the No. 1 singles position.

In the Southeast Regional rankings, Axelsson/Jonsson are ranked second, while Verpeaux is third.

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