Calle Hansen Earns No. 24 National Ranking By ITA; Pedro Rico No. 54
Sept. 11, 2003
The doubles tandem of senior Calle Hansen and sophomore Pedro Rico received a No. 13 national ranking in the ITA's preseason poll released on September 3.
Individually, Hansen earned a career-best No. 24 national singles ranking. He advanced to the second round of singles action at last year's NCAA Championships.
Rico, who was named the West Coast Conference's (WCC) "Freshman of the Year" in 2003, is preseason ranked No. 54.
Both Hansen and Rico will be in action next week when they compete in the Ted Farnsworth Princeton Invitational in New Jersey beginning on Friday, September 19.
In women's tennis, sophomore Natalie Braverman is preseason ranked No. 64. Braverman was tabbed the WCC's "Freshman of the Year" and named a first team all-conference selection last year.