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ASUN Conference Senior Spotlight: Liberty Men's Tennis

May 6, 2020  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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The ASUN Conference has released its Senior Spotlight video on the Liberty men's tennis program and its one senior, Chase Burton.

A native of Naples, Fla., Burton has excelled on and off the court for the Flames since arriving in Lynchburg in fall 2016. He is the program's all-time career singles wins leader with 77 victories. This spring, Burton set the record with his 75th win when he defeated Penn State's Christos Antonopoulos in straight sets (7-5, 6-0), Feb. 21.

Some of Burton's other accomplishments over the past four years include:
• 77-61 overall singles record | 45-36 spring singles mark
• 52-47 overall doubles record | 35-28 spring doubles mark
• 2019 ASUN Men's Tennis Scholar-Athlete of the Year
• 2019 ITA/Arthur Ashe Leadership & Sportmanship Award
• Two-time Big South All-Conference selection (2017, 2018)
• VaSID All-State Men's Tennis singles second team (2017)
• VaSID All-State Men's Tennis doubles second team (2019)
• Three-time ITA Scholar-Athlete
• Three-year team captain