The Golden Hurricane will match up against the Spartans in the first round of the NCAA Championships on Friday
Juniors Japie De Klerk and Clifford Marsland earn first-team all-conference honors in singles play, while Marsland and sophomore Alejandro Espejo snare first-team accolades in doubles
April 22, 2013, Issue #34
The Golden Hurricane falls in conference tournament finals for only second time in past eight years
The Golden Hurricane advances to its eighth straight title match
Year Singles Doubles 2011-12 12-6 15-8 Totals 12-6 15-8
TULSA - A returning letterwinner . . . owns a career 12-6 singles mark and a 15-8 doubles record . . . honored as one half of the 2012 Conference USA Doubles Team of the Championship . . . joined Tulsa in spring 2012 . . . was part of a Conference USA Championship team and a team that advanced to the 2012 NCAA Round of 16.
FRESHMAN (2011-12) - Compiled a 12-6 singles record and a 15-8 doubles mark in his first season with the Golden Hurricane, playing primarily at the sixth singles position . . . had singles win streaks of six and four, and also had doubles win streaks of six and five . . . boasted a 4-0 record in the C-USA Championship . . . earned a singles victory over No. 103 William Parker of North Carolina.
PRIOR TO TULSA - Won the Granada Singles Championship three times, playing primarily on clay courts . . . was a singles finalist in 2011 at the Andalucia State Championship.
PERSONAL - Full name is Alejandro Espejo Sanchez . . . major is undecided . . . has one older brother, Jesus . . . son of Jesus Espejo Fernandez and Maria Sanchez Hitos . . . born March 11, 1992.
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