Men’s Tennis Wolfer and Cirla Named All-America
Skillman, N.J.—Lynn University’s men’s tennis team placed Willi Wolfer and Vlad Cirla on the 2012 ITA NCAA DII All-America team in both singles and double as announced by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association on Thursday.
Wolfer played most of the 2012 season in Lynn’s top singles and doubles flight and amassed a 12-7 singles mark and a 21-4 doubles record. He completed his junior campaign as the ITA’s No. 13 ranked singles player and sixth-ranked in doubles play with partner Cirla.
Wolfer was a first team All-Sunshine State Conference selection in both singles and doubles this year and the 2011 SSC Player of the Year.
Cirla finished the season with a No. 16 singles ranking on a 16-5 record. In doubles, Cirla went 22-4 overall and 14-3 with partner Wolfer entirely at Lynn’s top doubles flight. The duo posted a 4-2 record against nationally-ranked opponents.
In his freshman year, Cilra earned SSC Freshman of the Year Honors. This season he was a First Team singles and doubles All-SSC selection.
This is the second-straight year both players earned All-America accolades in both singles and doubles. Cirla and Wolfer’s four awards bring the Lynn men’s tennis All-America total up to 51.
Lynn finished the season with a 22-4 record and a No. 3 national ranking. The Fighting Knights collected National Semifinalist honors after falling to eventual national champion Armstrong.