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Tsvetan Mihov
Tsvetan Mihov

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sofia, Bulgaria

Last College:
Oklahoma

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180

03/21/2014

South Carolina Defeats Alabama, 4-3

. Senior Chip Cox won the game-deciding point in a hard fought three-set contest to claim the Gamecocks' first conference win of the season.

10/20/2013

Mihov/Pinheiro Fall in Semifinals of ITA Carolina Regional

First Gamecock tandem to reach regional semifinals since 2009.

10/19/2013

Mihov/Pinheiro Reach Doubles Quarters of ITA Carolina Regional

32nd-ranked doubles team in nation moves on with win on Saturday.

10/18/2013

Gamecocks Shine in Doubles at ITA Carolina Regional

Cox/Koch and Mihov/Pinheiro reach round of 16 with wins Friday.

10/17/2013

Four Gamecocks Advance at ITA Carolina Regional

Cox, Koch, Mihov and Pinheiro post two wins each to move into round of 32.

Mihov's Career Match Results Get Acrobat Reader

Junior Year (2012-13)
Became the program's 11th All-American after reaching the round of 16 at the NCAA Singles Championships and earned Second-Team All-SEC honors ... Finished the season ranked 28th in the nation behind a 17-12 singles record that included eight wins over nationally ranked opponents ... Earned a spot in the NCAA Doubles Championships (with Chip Cox), finishing season ranked No. 19 after climbing as high as 14th during the season ... Finished with a 12-12 doubles record that included five wins over nationally ranked teams, including three in the top 25 ... Tied for sixth in program history with eight wins over ranked foes and tied for seventh in matches played against ranked opponents (19) ... Went 15-11 at the No. 1 singles position ... Became one of just four Gamecocks all-time to record at least six SEC singles victories from the top spot in the lineup ... Closed season at NCAA Singles Championships, knocking of nation's No. 2 player in opening round then dispatching 36th-ranked foe to reach round of 16 ... Teamed with Cox to clinch the doubles point against LSU (Apr. 18) to give Gamecocks their first SEC Tournament victory since 2008 ... Yielded just two games to No. 10 Ryan Lipman of Vanderbilt (Apr. 12) to post his second-straight win over top-10 opponent ... Posted (with Mihov) 8-5 win over No. 3 doubles team in nation from Auburn (Mar. 22) ... Scored the team's lone point against Texas A&M (Mar. 1) ... Posted first win over ranked opponent as a Gamecock when he dominated then-No. 32 Juan Spir of Georgia Tech (Feb. 2) ... won his first four matches in the Garnet and Black.

At Oklahoma (2010-11, 2011-12)
Ranked as high as No. 38 in the nation in both singles and doubles in 2011-12 ... posted at least 20 singles victories each of his two seasons ... played mostly in No. 3 spot in 2012 dual matches, picking up nine wins ... finished second in Big 12 with a 3-2 doubles record in league play in 2012 ... won singles titles at both the 2011 ITA Central Region and the 2011 OU Invitational ... went 13-9 in dual matches as the No. 5 or 6 spot as a freshman.

Junior Highlights
Saw his ATP ranking climb as high as No. 934 in the world ... crowned Bulgarian national champion in 2009 ... won the doubles point for Bulgaria in the 2010 Davis Cup ...reached the singles semifinals of the 2009 F7 Futures and the singles quarterfinals of the 2008 F5 Futures ... claimed the doubles title at the 2007 Prince Cup ... advanced to the single semifinals of the 2007 European Junior Championships.

Mihov's Career Record

SINGLES
Tiebreakers
Year Overall Tourn. Dual SEC #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 vs. Ranked 3-Set 7-Pt. 10-Pt.
2012-13 17-12 2-1 15-11 6-4 15-11 -- -- -- -- -- 8-11 1-2 3-3 0-0
DOUBLES
Year Overall Tourn. Dual SEC #1 #2 #3
2012-13 12-12 0-1 12-11 4-6 12-11 -- --

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