Buccaneer of the Week Archives
February 27, 2012
Fabian Groetsch picked up two points to help the No. 2 Buccaneers post a 9-0 sweep against top-ranked Valdosta State. Playing in the #2 singles slot, Groetsch upset No. 50 Konstantin Kutschenko 7-6 (7-5), 6-4. He also teamed with Francisco Sigaud for an 8-4 #1 doubles win over Christian Hansen and Tamarro Haake.
Yvonne Houston averaged 21.5 points, 4.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists, and 1.0 steal in a pair of victories that helped the Buccaneers secure a share of the SSC regular-season title. Opening the week with a 71-66 win over fellow co-champion Rollins, Houston posted 20 points, six rebounds, three assists, and two steals. She then tallied 23 points and two rebounds in a 71-51 victory over Saint Leo. In two contests, Houston shot 53 percent (17-for-32) from the field, 40 percent (4-for-10) from three-point range, and 83 percent (5-for-6) at the free throw line.