Aggies' Abbrat earns USTA Texas honors

Aggies' Abbrat earns USTA Texas honors
Posted at 10:07 PM, Jun 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-12 23:07:19-04

Incoming Texas A&M men’s tennis freshman Austin Abbrat earned the John McFarlin Award and Art Foust Sportsmanship Award from USTA Texas, announced over the weekend at the Rose Park Tennis Center in conjunction with the 2018 Texas Slam.

Abbrat, a Spring, Texas native, won the John McFarlin Award, presented to the outstanding junior boy in Texas who exemplifies outstanding sportsmanship and leadership, civic responsibility, character and a good tennis ranking due to superior tournament play.

The right hander also received the Art Foust Sportsmanship Award, honoring a Super Championship Boy for outstanding sportsmanship and fair play both on and off the court, with the final selection being made by the players at The Texas Slam.