Brevard picked to finish 12th in conference preseason pollJanuary 21, 2016
Rock Hill, S.C. – The South Atlantic Conference announced the 2016 men’s tennis preseason poll on Thursday morning, with the conference coaches predicting a 12th place finish for the Tornados this season.
Wingate was voted the favorites to win the conference for the third-straight season, receiving the most points from the conference coaches with 130 while also gaining nine first place votes. Queens and Tusculum rounded out the top three with 124 and 112 points while the Pioneers received two first place votes with one going to Anderson who was picked to finish fourth with 110 points.
The Tornados saw improvements last season, picking up its most victories since the 2011 season.
To read the full release from the conference office, click here.
2016 Men’s Tennis Preseason All-Conference
First Team Doubles
Leon Seiz/Tashique Kader, Tusculum
Per-Erik Soler/Jules Athalis, Queens
Fernando Espana/Fernando Tous, Newberry
Second Team Doubles
Pepe Batalla/Joshua Peress, Lincoln Memorial
Amir Zari/Connor Kudrick, Wingate
Juan Carracedo/Mateo Rivas, Anderson
First Team Singles
Jules Athalis, Queens
Per-Erik Soler, Queens
William Marrafao, Coker
Filippo Pezzoli, Wingate
Juan Carracedo, Anderson
Jonas Winkleman, Tusculum
Second Team Singles
Sebastian Hall, Wingate
Connor Kudrick, Wingate
Jordan Monosky, Newberry
Amir Zari, Wingate
Leon Seiz, Tusculum
Mark Watt, Coker
South Atlantic Conference Men’s Tennis Preseason Poll
6. Lincoln Memorial-79
11. Mars Hill-46