Zickafoose honored by Heartland Conference
By Molly Burnell, sports information assistant
April 19, 2005
Freshman Jordan Zickafoose (Lima, Ohio/Lima) has been named Freshman-of-the-year for the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference in men's tennis
Zickafoose was the only freshman in the conference to play in the number one spot during the season. He accumulated a 2-5 record in dual matches at the No. 1 spot in 2005. Zickafoose and partner Pete Martin posted a 2-5 record in No. 1 doubles action. Zickafoose placed sixth at No. 1 singles at the HCAC championships and seventh at No. 1 doubles.
"Jordan is well deserving of this award," head men's tennis coach Blake Kindle said. "With this early success he can have an outstanding career at Bluffton and in the conference."
The Beavers finished the 2005 campaign with a 5-8 overall record and a 2-5 mark in the HCAC. The team finished at sixth place in the HCAC tournament.