This week’s featured athlete is Dylon Neal. Dylon is a senior tennis player from Malakoff, Texas. Dylon is the son of James and Beverly Neal of Malakoff. He has played three years for the Tigers playing all three years at the #1 doubles position and the #2 singles position. As a senior Dylon had a very impressive 2014 season. He played 11 matches at #2 singles this season and 3 matches at the #1 position. He was 10-1 at #2, and 3-0 at #1. He was 12-2 in doubles this season. He went 1-1 with Rusty Blanchard and 11-1 with Mark Gayer. For his effort this season, Dylon was selected to the NCCAA’s All-American 2nd team.
Dylon is planning on graduating this May with a degree in Sports Management. After graduation he is contemplating a career in massage therapy.