TEMPE, Ariz. (May 29) – Senior Nuno Borges of Mississippi State University and University of Georgia sophomore Katarina Jokic finished atop the final 2019 ITA NCAA Division I rankings that were announced Wednesday.
The UCLA duo of Maxime Cressy and Keegan Smith concluded the year atop the men’s doubles rankings, while the University of South Carolina’s Mia Horvit and Ingrid Gamarra Martins are the top pair on the women’s side.
Both Borges and Jokic finished as runner-up in NCAA Championship singles play. Jokic also captured the Oracle ITA Fall Championship title.
Cressy and Smith claimed the men’s NCAA doubles title for UCLA, while Horvit and Martins reach the NCAA Championship semifinals on the women’s side.
The ITA All-Americans and National Players of the Year will be announced on Thursday (May 30).
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