2018-19 in Review: John Mitchell Benton selected to men's tennis USA South All-Conference first team

2018-19 in Review: John Mitchell Benton selected to men's tennis USA South All-Conference first team

Senior John Mitchell Benton was named to the USA South All-Conference first team as announced by the conference office. Benton was also on the West Division first team, where he was joined by junior Will Thompson and sophomore Kyle Kelley. Sophomore Caleb Edde was the team's representative on the All-Sportsmanship team.

Benton was 9-3 for LC at #2 singles. He was 7-3 in USA South matches. Benton and Kelley were 10-4 at #1 doubles, including a 10-2 conference mark. Thompson posted an 8-4 record at #1 singles. He also was 7-3 in conference play. Thompson and Caleb Edde went 7-1 in conference play at #2 doubles. Kelley led the team with a 12-2 record. He was 7-0 at #4 singles and won both of his #1 singles matches. Kelley also posted a team-best conference record of 11-1. Edde was 10-3 overall, playing matches at #2,#3, and #4 singles. He was 8-3 in conference matches.