Boris Kozlov Named to SEC All-Freshman Team

by Alissa Cavaretta
Boris Kozlov Named to SEC All-Freshman Team

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – LSU men’s tennis player Boris Kozlov was named to the SEC All-Freshman Team the league office announced Thursday.

Kozlov tied for the team lead with 21 overall wins on the year and compiled 17 in the dual season with wins on courts three and four. The Pembroke Pines, Florida, native accumulated a team-best seven wins in conference play and clinched the Tigers’ match against Old Dominion earlier in the season.

A complete list of the awards follows and ties were not broken leading to 14-member All-SEC First-Team.

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First Team All-SEC
Mazen Osama, Alabama
Edson Ortiz, Alabama
Oliver Crawford, Florida
Emil Reinberg, Georgia
Jan Zielinski, Georgia
Ryotara Matsumura, Kentucky
Nuno Borges, Mississippi State
Giovanni Oradini, Mississippi State
Strahinja Rakic, Mississippi State
Paul Jubb, South Carolina
Daniel Rodrigues, South Carolina
Timo Stodder, Tennessee
Adam Walton, Tennessee
Juan Carlos Aguilar, Texas A&M

Second Team All-SEC
Hady Habib, Texas A&M
Oscar Mesquida, Arkansas
Tim Sandkaulen, Ole Miss
Valentin Vacherot, Texas A&M
Sam Riffice, Florida
Niclas Braun, Mississippi State
Enzo Wallart, Kentucky
Andy Andrade, Florida
Scott Jones, Tennessee
Johannes Ingildsen, Florida
Cameron Klinger, Vanderbilt
Barnaby Smith, Texas A&M

Sam Riffice, Florida
Daniel Rodrigues, South Carolina
Boris Kozlov, LSU
Philip Henning, Georgia
Raphael Lambling, South Carolina
Lukas Greif, Florida

Player of the Year
Nuno Borges, Mississippi State

Freshman of the Year
Sam Riffice, Florida

Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Nuno Borges, Mississippi State

Coach of the Year
Bryan Shelton, Florida