Villhelm Fridell Named MAC Singles Player Of The Week

Villhelm Fridell

BUFFALO, NY – University at Buffalo sophomore Villhelm Fridell has been named the Mid-American Conference Singles Player of the Week, the conference office announced on Wednesday afternoon.

Fridell dominated singles action this past weekend as the Bulls won both of their MAC matches. On Friday, Fridell dropped just one game in a 6-1, 6-0 win over Tiago Lourenco from Binghamton.  On Saturday, Fridell had another straight sets win in a 5-2 victory over Toledo as he defeated Thawin Skasathaporn, 6-3, 6-0.  Fridell has won eight of his last 10 matches as he improves to 14-9 on the year.

The Bulls are currently 10-8 on the season and 3-1 in league play, currently sitting in third place, just a half game out of second.  UB will host Western Michigan this Sunday at Miller Tennis Center. The Broncos are currently the only undefeated team in the MAC.

The match will begin at 11am on Sunday.  It will be Senior Day for Petr Vodak and Vidit Vaghela.