Lance

Mills

Lance MillsZoom
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 155
Year: Senior
City/State: Omaha, Neb.
High School: Millard South/Virginia Tech

Bio

As a Senior (2001-02): Mills became the first Husker in 11 years to be ranked nationally at No. 101. He also qualified for the NCAA singles tournament, the first Nebraska netter to do so in nine years. Mills finished his senior season with a 19-16 singles record, including a 10-10 mark at the No. 1 spot. He garnered a 16-16 mark in doubles action along with freshman Jose Rivera and posted a 9-4 record at the No. 2 doubles spot. Mills left his mark in Nebraska?s record books. His 63 career singles wins placed in the top 5, while his 19 wins during the 2001-02 season put him among the top 20 wins in a season.

As a Junior (2000-01): Mills recorded a 13-12 overall mark for the Huskers, competing mostly in the No. 1 and 2 singles spots. He was 8-2 at the No. 2 position. In doubles, Mills and Jorge Abos Sanchez teamed up for a 3-5 record at the No. 1 and 2 positions, while Mills and Ryan Haith came up even at 5-5 in the No. 2 and 3 spots.

As a Junior (medical hardship) (1999-2000): Mills earned a medical hardship due to a foot injury.

As a Sophomore (1998-99): Mills played No. 2 singles and recorded Nebraska?s second-best overall singles record at 13-8. He recorded a 7-1 mark in three-set matches. Mills and Jorge Abos Sanchez finished with a 6-13 record at No. 23doubles.

As a Freshman (1997-98): As a freshman at Virginia Tech, Mills played No. 3-6 singles and No. 1-2 doubles, contributing heavily to the Atlantic 10-champion squad. Mills earned first-team all-Atlantic 10 honors for the Hokies, who advanced to the NCAA regional finals.

Other: A 1997 graduate of Millard South High School, Mills won the Nebraska Class A singles title his senior season. Mills was also the 1996 state doubles champion.

Singles 

1997-98

1998-99

1999-00

2000-01

2001-02

Total

No.1

0-0

0-0

0-0

5-8

10-10

15-18

No. 2

0-0

0-0

0-0

8-2

0-0

8-2

No. 3   

2-0

0-0

0-0

0-0

0-0

2-0

No. 4   

2-4

12-7

0-1

0-0

0-0

14-12

No. 5

2-1

0-2

0-0

0-0

0-0

2-3

No. 6

7-2

0-1

0-0

0-0

0-0

7-3

Fall

5-3

1-0

0-0

0-2

9-6

15-11

Career 

18-10

13-10

0-1

13-12

19-16

63-49

 

Doubles

1997-98

1998-99

1999-00

2000-01

2001-02

Total

No. 1

N/A

0-0

0-0

0-3

1-3

1-6

No. 2

N/A

0-1

0-0

5-5

9-4

14-10

No. 3

N/A

6-13

0-0

3-2

0-3

9-8

Fall

N/A

0-0

0-0

0-0

6-6

6-6

Career

18-8

6-14

0-0

8-10

16-16

48-48

View Full Bio
M. Tennis Highlights - Indiana
M. Tennis Highlights - Illinois
M. Tennis Highlights - Northwestern