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Thomas Liversage Named March Player of the Month

April 3, 2007

Thomas Liversage (Johannesburg, South Africa), a junior on the USD men's tennis team, was named the West Coast Conference Player of the Month.Liversage, USD's No. 1 singles player, entered the month of March unranked, but knocked off three ranked players on his way to a perfect 8-0 singles record. On March 10th he defeated No. 25 Ben Harknett of Rice (6-4, 4-6, 6-1). In his next outing he beat No. 40 Benjamin Carlotti of North Carolina (6-2, 6-3). On March 21st he downed No. 51 Zach Ganger of Utah (5-7, 6-3, 6-4). For his outstanding efforts he moved into the Fila/ITA rankings at No. 47 on March 20th. Liversage also helped the Toreros to a team mark of 6-2 during the month of March, and the Toreros put their 5-match winning streak on the line today at Stanford.