Brian Mikkelson
Brian Mikkelson
Height: 5-10
Weight: 145
Year: So.
Hometown: Mequon, Wis.
High School: Homestead

As a junior:
Paired with James Kwei to earn All-NEC First Team honors at No. 1 doubles for the second straight year, piling up 18 wins ... Also won seven singles matches, three out of the No. 1 singles flight ... Ended the season with 96 career victories ... Advanced to the ITA Northeast Regional Doubles Round of 32 with Kwei with a 9-7 victory over Yale's Calvin Bennett and John Huang on Oct. 15 ... won both matches that were concluded with Kwei in the NEC Tournament, defeated Saint Francis (Pa.)'s Elahn Pogue and Nathaniel Fleiming, 8-4, in the quarterfinals, before taking down Marco Jemersic and Sven Sjoerds, 8-5, in the semifinals ... fell to eventual NCAA Singles National Champion Bradley Klahn, then ranked No. 13 in the nation, in the NCAA Team Tournament First Round.

As a sophomore:
Earned First Team All-NEC honors at No. 2 singles and No. 1 doubles...won 33 matches, second on the team...went 15-8 in singles play, including a 12-4 mark in dual matches, all from the No. 2 position...went 18-9 in doubles play, including a 10-4 mark with Kwei out of the No. 1 position in dual matches...paired with Kwei to win seven straight doubles matches from 3/13 to 4/9...went 5-0 in doubles matches against NEC opponents, including four wins with Kwei...earned NEC Player of the Week on 3/31 following a 4-0 week against Fairfield and Lafayette.

As a freshman:
Second-Team All-NEC at both No. 2 singles and No. 1 doubles (with Sean Pease) ... Won a team-high 38 matches, playing primarily out of the No. 2 singles and No. 1 doubles flights ... a three-time NEC Player of the Week pick ... went 9-6 in singles at dual matches, including an 8-5 mark at No. 2 and a 1-1 record at No. 1 ... went 7-6 from the No. 1 doubles flight with Pease, with the duo winning its only match at No. 2 ... also paired with Joe Nuara to go 1-1 at No. 2 doubles ... paired with Pease to win the Quinnipiac Invitational Flight A Doubles Championship ... also took the Flight Two Championship at the Fairfield Doubles Festival with Pease ... won the UConn Invitational Flight Two Singles Championship.

Before Quinnipiac:
Was a four-star recruit, according to the Tennis Recruiting Network ... ranked No. 142 in the Tennis Recruiting Network and ranked as high as No. 130 in the National USTA Boys' Under 18 division ... ranked No. 26 in the Midwest Section of the USTA Boys' Under 18 division ... finished second at the individual state championships ... team finished second in conference ... played high school tennis at Homestead High School ... an honors student. 

Born in Milwaukee, Wisc. ... the son of Wendy and John Mikkelson ... has two siblings, Kristin and Cameron ... a business major.