IRVINE, Calif. – Chia Hua Lu was named the 2017 PacWest Freshman of the Year and three other BYU-Hawaii men's tennis players were selected as All-PacWest performers.
Lu was 21-1 in singles this season and added nine wins at No. 1 doubles while pairing with Sterling Galli. Lu was also named to the All-PacWest third team in singles and doubles. In addition to his doubles selection, Galli was a second team All-PacWest selection in singles.
Guillermo Ucelay Pueyo was also an All-PacWest second team member in singles after reaching as high as No. 38 in the national rankings this season. He posted a record of 15-8 in singles this season, mostly at the No. 3 flight.
Ibrahim Karmadzha also earned the first All-PacWest selection of his career on the third team for singles. Karmadzha was 12-6 in singles this season and has a career record of 41-28.