Monarch Tennis Ranking Moves Up To No. 30
By ODU Athletics
March 7, 2007
NORFOLK, Va. -- The Old Dominion men's tennis team moved up in the rankings yet again. The Monarchs are now ranked 30th in the country according to the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) rankings released this week.
The Monarchs boast a 10-4 overall mark including wins over ranked opponents from North Carolina State, Texas A&M - Corpus Christi, and Western Michigan. All four losses have come to take ranked in the Top 20 of the poll (South Alabama, Virginia, Wake Forest, and Duke).
Sophomore Harel Srugo (Kibutz Gazit, Israel) was listed at No. 30 and senior Henrique Cancado (Belo Horizonte, Brazil) at No. 22 in the singles rankings. Srugo's current record is 20-9, while Cancado's is 23-8 overall.
Both Srugo and Cancado have teamed up at doubles to rank at No. 24 in the latest doubles poll. Together they own a 18-6 record.