DURHAM, N.C. – With the indoor tennis season now in the rearview mirror and the ACC campaign upcoming, Duke men's tennis players Nick Stachowiak and Ryan Dickerson sat down with Blue Devil Network's Dave Harding to discuss outdoor tennis.
So far this season Stachowiak and Dickerson have helped the Blue Devils qualify for the ITA Team Indoor Championship and, this week, reach No. 10 in this the Oracle/Intercollegiate Tennis Association rankings. The No. 10 ranking is Duke’s highest since standing No. 10 in the final 2015 poll.
Stachowiak was named the ACC Co-Player of the Week after winning both singles matches in straight sets on court two, helping Duke capture 4-0 victories against both Coastal Carolina and Furman. Dickerson turned in a personal-best 22 wins during the 2016-17 campaign and has topped his victory total from his 12-victory freshman year already with 13.
Duke starts ACC action Sunday with a 1 p.m. home match against Virginia Tech.