March 21, 2012
Air Force junior Lance Wilhelm has been selected as the Mountain West Men's Player of the Week, announced today by the conference office.
A product of Gig Harbor, Wash., Wilhelm went a combined 4-0 last weekend as Air Force picked up victories against South Dakota State and St. Louis University, each by a 7-0 score. Wilhelm began the weekend by knocking off South Dakota State's Justin Pyle, 6-0, 6-2, then went on to defeat Joe Flanagan of St. Louis, 6-4, 6-1. Wilhelm also paired with teammate Grant Taylor to win both of their matches at the top of the doubles lineup. Wilhelm has won three consecutive singles matches and four straight doubles matches at the No. 1 position with Taylor.
The Falcons host league foe San Diego State this Sunday, March 25 at Lifetime Fitness Center in Colorado Springs beginning at 12 p.m.