John Patrick Mullane
Mullane defeats eighth-seeded Luke Bambridge on Wednesday.
MSU had 104 student-athletes recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.
Senior Drew Lied selected to All-Big Ten first team, sophomore John Patrick Mullane to second team.
Spartans will face top-seeded Buckeyes on Friday at 10 a.m.
Spartans play Cornhuskers in 8/9 matchup.
Compiled a 16-13 overall singles record and a 13-12 overall doubles record.
Named to the All-Big Ten Second Team ... Tallied an 11-9 singles record ... Posted a team-high seven conference wins, going 7-4 in Big Ten action ... Finished 7-5 when competing on court three ... Earned eight wins over opponents on a ranked team ... Defeated No. 120 Pollanen of No. 2 Ohio State, 6-4, 6-2 ... Defeated Fickey of No. 6 Tennessee, 6-1, 6-3 ... Bested Bernstein of No. 26 Michigan, 6-1, 7-5 ... Took down No. 27 Penn State's Fennell, 7-6(4), 2-6, 6-3 ... Defeated Weber of No. 55 Minnesota, 6-3, 7-6(3).
Tallied an 11-9 doubles record ... Posted a 5-5 mark in conference play ... Record includes a 9-8 mark on court one ... Played all spring matches alongside senior Drew Lied ... Earned six wins over opponents on a ranked team ... Defeated Pecor/Schnurrenberger of No. 29 Notre Dame, 6-2 ... Beat Videtich/Zitsch of No. 58 Nebraska, 8-6 ... Defeated Swank/White of No. 71 Iowa, 8-4 ... Defeated Satral/Kokorev of No. 74 Wisconsin, 8-5 ... Defeated No. 70 Tatarczyk/Medinilla of No. 28 Purdue, 8-6 ... Defeated No. 59 Bednarczyk/Monette of No. 59 Indiana, 8-6.
Compiled a 5-4 singles and a 2-3 doubles record during the fall schedule ... tallied four wins at the Big Ten Indoors and advanced to the semifinals after defeating Wisconsin's Wikberg 6-4, 6-0 ... advanced to the second round of the singles pre-qualifying bracket at the ITA All-American Championships after defeating Clemson's Sala-Sanchez 6-1, 4-6, 6-3 ... teamed with Drew Lied during the ITA All-American Championships doubles qualifying draw and lost in the first round ... teamed with Lied to advance to the round of 16 at the ITA Midwest Regional Championships.
Earned the Frank Beeman Most Valuable Player award at the team banquet ... Finished the year with a 21-4 record in singles competition with a 8-2 record in Big Ten competition ... Won an additional 12 of 15 matches in doubles play with teammate Drew Leid ... Helping the Spartans make it to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in school history by beating multiple ranked opponents on the year and competing in the NCAA Tournament match in the No. 5 single taking on Alejandro Espejo of Tulsa.
Prior to MSU:
Letter Winner and all-state recipient at Walled Lake Northern High School.
Born on August 4, 1994 in White Lake, Michigan ... Son of John and Karen Mullane ... Construction Management major.