Men's Tennis Adds British Standout Knights
BATON ROUGE -- The LSU men’s tennis team signed British standout Tom Knights LSU head coach Jeff Brown announced Wednesday.
Knights, a native of London, has been ranked as high as No. 69 in International Tennis Federation junior rankings and possesses a gamut of playing experience including a spot in the main draw in both singles and doubles for the Wimbledon and French Open Junior Tournaments.
Knights also advanced to the semifinal of the British Nationals 18 and Under.
“Tom is a world-class athlete who made an impact in the ITF Rankings,” Brown said. “He brings a lot of experience from the international junior circuit that will benefit the team.”