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Handel will compete in NCAA tourney in singles

May 1, 2019

INDIANAPOLIS — The Northern Arizona men’s tennis team’s Tim Handel has been selected as one of the nation’s top 64 tennis players to participate in the 2019 NCAA Division 1 Men’s Championships. The event will take place between the dates of May 20-25 in Orlando, Florida.

“I can’t imagine a better way for Tim to finish his senior campaign than qualifying for NCAA championships,” NAU head coach Maciej Bogusz said. “He has been a pillar of our program for the last four years, and I am very excited that he will get to compete for a national championship.”

Handel has had an impressive senior year in singles as he is 21-1 on the season and a perfect 10-0 in the Big Sky. The senior’s presence at the No. 1 position has helped NAU to a 22-6 record on the season and a Big Sky Championship.