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Nic Kooyers
So.
2004-05 Men's Tennis
Nic Kooyers

2005-2006: Mid-Continent Conference Player of the Year ... named to the Mid-Con First Team ... Mid-Con Player of the Week four times ... led Valpo with 20 singles victories, playing at the top spot all season ... went 6-0 in Mid-Con action during the regular season ... finished the year with a nine-match win streak and won 13 of final 14 contests ... played first doubles all year, mainly with Mike Shideler and Joe Venegas ... went 5-0 in doubles with Venegas ... voted team's Most Valuable Player.

2004-2005: A First Team All Mid-Continent Conference pick ... named Mid-Con Athlete of the Week twice ... posted a 14-15 singles record on the year including a 4-2 Mid-Con mark ... played first and second singles for the Brown and Gold ... combined to go 15-14 in doubles action including a 3-1 conference record ... played mainly first and second doubles on the year ... named team's Most Valuable Player ... named to the Mid-Con All-Academic Team.

2003-2004: Earned Second Team All Mid-Continent Conference honors ... named Mid-Continent Conference Athlete of the Week three times as a rookie ... played second singles in all but three matches as a freshman ... tallied a 4-2 record in Mid-Con play ... posted a victory over Michigan State at second singles ... played second doubles with Joe Venegas ... the duo went 3-2 in league play and 9-16 overall ... won three of four matches on Valpo's spring trip ... won four straight matches in early April.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Dutch ... played first singles all four years ... an All-State selection ... a four-time All-Conference selection ... co-captain for two seasons ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Nic is the son of John and Tammy Kooyers ... majors are biology and chemistry ... born February 20, 1985.