facebook twitter youtube instagram email

COD Men’s Tennis #1 in Southern California

COD Men’s Tennis #1 in Southern California

Men’s Tennis Aces Top Spot in Community College Standings

PALM DESERT (February 27, 2023) – College of the Desert’s undefeated Men’s Tennis team is the No. 1 Junior College squad in Southern California, according to the latest rankings by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.

The team is coming off its 43rd straight Inland Empire Athletic Conference (IEAC) win on February 21 against the Mt. San Antonio Mounties of Walnut. The 9-0 win was the team’s second victorious 9-0 match this season.

“The Roadrunners continue to dominate in men’s tennis this season,” Head Coach Guy Fritz said. “This is an exciting time for these players, who have an incredibly strong mindset and a hunger for the state championship.”

The fiery start to the season comes on the heels of an impressive 2022 season in which the team won the SoCal Regional Final and took its 16th California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) State Championship. Several individual players and doubles teams also participated deep into their respective State Championship brackets.

“We are extremely proud of these athletes and their representation of College of the Desert,” said Superintendent/President Martha Garcia, Ed.D. “We look forward to seeing their accomplishments this season and will be cheering them on along the way.”

The team plays again at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, February 28, on the road against Mt. San Jacinto, a conference match-up.

For more information about Men’s Tennis and College of the Desert athletics, visit collegeofthedesert.edu.

Tags assigned to this article:
College of DesertMen'stennis

Related Articles

College Of The Desert Street Fair Returns

College Of The Desert Street Fair To Reopen New Year’s Weekend! The fair will be held outdoors at the


WORLD NO. 1 SERENA WILLIAMS ACCEPTS WILDCARD INTO BNP PARIBAS OPEN Two-Time BNP Paribas Open Champion and 19-Time Grand Slam Singles

College of Desert Fall Classes to Begin Monday Virtually

College of the Desert will begin its fall semester Monday despite experiencing a malware attack last Sunday that caused the

No comments

Write a comment
No Comments Yet! You can be first to comment this post!

Write a Comment