Home Boys' Lists Girls' Lists Men's Teams Women's Teams News Photos Contributors Links Help Sign-UpOnline Store
Team Directory | Conference Maps | News Wire | Class Rankings | Advanced Search  

Team Information

Santa Clara University Men | Women

Division:NCAA - Div. I
Location:Santa Clara, CA
Head Coach:Derek Mills
Assistant Coach:Rudolf Siwy
Institution Type:Private
Environment:Small city
Student Population:8,000+
Top Recruiting Classes: #18 in 2010, #15 in 2009, #22 in 2006
Top Mid-Major Classes: #3 in 2010, #2 in 2009, #3 in 2006

Conference Highlights
Finished season with 20-8 record, tied for most wins in program history.
In the 20 wins, won the doubles point 19 times (doubles was not played in 20th win)
Seeded #2 behind defending national champion Pepperdine at season-ending WCC Championships.
Highest ranked team in conference behind Pepperdine. Reached high of #59 in 2007 season.
Spent 12 consecutive weeks in national ranking polls.
Posted 13 wins over teams that appeared in the national rankings highlighted by a wins over Harvard, BYU and University of Arizona.
Had 9-match win streak as well as won 16 of last 18 regular season matches leading up to WCC Champs.
Individual Achievements
Jay Wong led team with 30 victories.
Blane Shields had highest win percentage in dual matches and overall play. He finished with 15-2 record in duals and 22-5 overall.
Five players finished with at least 18 wins on the season: Jay Wong (30), Blane Shields (22), Brian Brogan & Tommy Hicks (19), Bobby Rasmussen (19).
Coaching Achievements
Tied record for most wins in one season (20).
Highest team seeding at the WCC Championships (#2).
10/31 Jennifer Krause chooses Washburn-Topeka
10/31 Cameron Klinger chooses Vanderbilt
10/31 Kenadi Hance chooses Washington
10/31 Grey Hamilton chooses Ole Miss
10/30 Marina Selenica chooses Carnegie Mellon
10/30 Delaney Edwards chooses South Florida
10/30 Riley Smith chooses USC
10/30 Jake Gabay chooses Cornell
10/30 Draga Sabotic chooses Delaware
10/30 Ines De Bracamonte chooses Bates

Full Listings: Boys' Commits & Girls' Commits

Campus Showdowns are one-day, short-format tournaments open to juniors, college players, professionals, and adults. These events give junior players a chance to compete against college competition on a college campus.
11/01 Men's Showdown
Santa Clara, CA
Santa Clara
Aaron Paajanen
11/01 Men's Showdown
Cedar Rapids, IA
Coe College
Eric Rodgers
11/01 Coed Showdown
Northampton, MA
Christine Davis
11/02 Women's Showdown
Cedar Rapids, IA
Coe College
Kris Diehl
11/07 Women's Showdown
Montgomery, AL
Ximena Moore
Click here for a complete Showdown Schedule

Page updated on Friday, October 31, 2014 at 2:45:05 AM
Contact our web team with any corrections