Coetzee Named MWC Tennis Player Of The Week
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  02/04/2004

Feb. 4, 2004

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Senior Divan Coetzee has been named the Mountain West Conference Men's Tennis Player of the Week. This is the third career player of the week accolade for Coetzee.

Coetzee, a Clanwilliam, South Africa, native, recorded a 2-0 record in singles play and a 1-0 record in doubles play last weekend, helping No. 56 New Mexico to victories over Santa Clara and San Francisco. In the Lobos 6-1 win over Santa Clara, he beat Gernot Fischer at No. 1 singles, 6-3, 6-4. Coetzee also teamed with freshman Hiroud Akhavan to defeat Fischer and Eric Kochanski at No. 2 doubles, 8-2. Against San Francisco, he defeated Pablo Pires de Almeida in straight sets (6-0, 6-2) at the No. 1 position. Coetzee, the 27th-ranked player in the nation, is 23-7 overall (4-1 dual) in singles play and, with Akhavan, is 11-1 overall (4-0 dual) in doubles competition.

2004 Mountain West Conference Men's Tennis Players of the Week
Jan. 29 - David Kowalski, Jr., New Mexico
Feb. 4 - Divan Coetzee, Sr., New Mexico

Friday, April 03
5:00 PM - 
Men's Tennis
at Boise State
Sunday, April 05
11:00 AM - 
Men's Tennis
at Utah State
Friday, April 10
4:00 PM - 
Men's Tennis
vs. UNLV
Sunday, April 12
2:00 PM - 
Men's Tennis
vs. San Diego State
Friday, April 17
1:00 PM - 
Men's Tennis
at Denver
Saturday, April 18
12:00 PM - 
Men's Tennis
at Air Force
Thursday, April 23
All Day - 
Men's Tennis
vs. 2015 Mountain West Championships