TEMPE, Ariz. (June 5) – The national champion Emory University men’s tennis team finished atop the final ITA Division III rankings that were announced on Wednesday. The men’s team was joined by Jonathan Jemison and Ysabel Gonzalez Rico, both from Emory, as the No. 1 ranked singles players.
Wesleyan University jumped from its previous ranking of No. 4 to claim the No. 1 ranking for the women’s teams. The Bowdoin College duo of Yangeng Jiang and Grant Urken and the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps duo of Caroline Cox and Catherine Allen claimed the men’s and women’s No. 1 doubles ranking respectively.
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