South Carolina senior Mark Anderson and sophomore George Bryan IV are among the eight players on the All-Southeastern Conference first team. Anderson is making his second appearance on the first team, having earned the honor in 2005 as well.
Anderson collected seven top-20 finishes this season, including all six spring events, and was not out of the top 25 all season. Rated 37th in the nation in the Golfweek/Sagarin Ratings, he leads the Gamecocks and ranks sixth in the SEC with a 72.04 stroke average.
Bryan makes his All-Conference debut. His 72.27 stroke average is 10th-best in the SEC, and he ranks 48th in the Golfweek/Sagarin Ratings.
Clemson women earn home NCAA regional matches
The Clemson women’s tennis team will play host to NCAA first-and second-round action for the fifth consecutive year, earning the 13th national seed. The Tigers will face Winthrop at the Hoke Sloan Tennis Center in the opening round on May 9. Michigan and Furman will play in the other first-round match at Clemson.
The regional winner will advance to the NCAA Championships in Tulsa, Okla., May 15-20.
USC women head to Athens for first-round match
The South Carolina’s women’s tennis team earned its 14th consecutive bid to the NCAA tournament. The Gamecocks will take on Virginia Commonwealth on May 9, at 7 p.m. in Athens, Ga., at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex.
Matt Balderston, Clemson, swimming and diving, NCAA postgraduate scholarship.
— From Staff Reports