The freshman from Motala, Sweden earned a 4-1 singles record and a 3-1 doubles mark last week for the Bishops. In singles play, Appelqvist defeated opponents from USA South foes Ferrum and Methodist, as well as Division II Barton at the number-four position while also collecting a win at the number-two spot versus Ferrum. His lone singles loss was to an opponent from 32nd-ranked Pacific. In doubles, Appelqvist teamed with J.D. Telles for three wins at the number-three position and Richard Gende for one victory at the number-two spot. Also Nominated: Jackson Hill, Piedmont; David Appelqvist, N.C. Wesleyan; Micah Fox, Covenant; Nicolas Yanes, Averett.
David Appelqvist, N.C. Wesleyan, Rookie of the Week
Mar 27, 2017