Named SEC Tournament’s Most Outstanding Player
Miss. - Following the conclusion of the 2003 Southeastern
Conference Men’s Tennis Tournament, Vanderbilt junior
Bobby Reynolds (Acworth, Ga./Harrison) was named the Most
Outstanding Player. He becomes the first Commodore men’s
tennis player to earn this honor.
The second-ranked Reynolds won the biggest match of his
collegiate career on Sunday. He defeated 18th-ranked Hamid
Mirzadeh of Florida in straight sets, 7-6 (2), 6-3, to clinch
the Commodores first SEC Tournament title.
He finished the four-day event with a 2-0 singles, as he
scored wins over sixth-ranked Bo Hodge of Georgia and Mirzadeh.
Reynolds had his match with ninth-ranked Alex Hartman of Ole
Miss suspended after Vanderbilt had clinched the match.
For the 2002-03 season, he has compiled an amazing 40-6
singles record, which includes a 21-1 dual-match record and
a 13-0 mark in SEC dual matches. Reynolds has been named National
Player of the Month on two occasions by the Intercollegiate