van Biezen Served NE10 Player of the Week Honors Following ITA Regional Title

Willem van Biezen, NE10 Men's Tennis Player of the Week

MANSFIELD, Mass. – Senior Willem van Biezen (Sassenheim, Netherlands) of the Southern New Hampshire University men's tennis team was selected as the Northeast-10 Player of the Week for the period ending Sept. 16, the league office announced Tuesday afternoon.

van Biezen, seeded fourth, overall, went 5-0 in the singles bracket of the ITA East Regional Championships, knocking off the Nos. 7 and 10 seeds en route to capturing the title. van Biezen, who topped his brother, Bas, in the final, advances to the ITA Cup, which takes place Oct. 17-20 at the Rome Tennis Center at Berry College in Rome, Ga. The van Biezen brothers also went 2-1 in the doubles bracket to advance to the Round of 16.

van Biezen and the Penmen return to action Sunday, Sept. 29 (1 p.m.) when they take on Post University.

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