Taylor Place Earns Men's Tennis Second Team All-NEC Honors

Taylor Place Earns Men's Tennis Second Team All-NEC Honors

Somerset, N.J. (May 1, 2013) -- Mount St. Mary's men's tennis player Taylor Place (Snellville, Ga./St. Pius X) capped a strong senior campaign by being honored as an All-Northeast Conference Second Team selection for No. 6 singles on Wednesday. 

Helping his team qualify for the NEC Semifinals, Place led the conference with a .750 winning percentage in singles play with an 18-6 record. Following a 6-4 fall schedule, Place won 12 matches in the spring and dropped just two decisions. 

The senior, who won 50 singles matches during his four-year career for the Mount, posted an NEC-best 15 No. 6 singles victories and led all No. 6 singles players with a .882 winning percentage with 15 wins in 17 matches.