ASA College Remains Top-Ranked Men's Team in ITA Junior/Community
Colleges National Team Rankings
Men's and Women's Regional Rankings also published;
Women's National Rankings to be released this weekend
SKILLMAN, NJ (April 17) - ASA College has retained the top ranking in the Junior/Community Colleges Men's National Team Rankings for the third straight edition of the 2014-15 rankings and the sixth straight edition overall, dating back to March of 2014. The Junior/Community Colleges Women's National Rankings will be published this weekend. Women's Regional Rankings and Men's Regional Rankings have also been published.
Top-ranked ASA College is well represented in the national singles and doubles rankings, with two singles players ranked in the Top 5 - No. 4 Callum Polland-Smith and No. 5 Jack Boling - and three more ranked in the Top 50. ASA College also has the first and fourth ranked doubles teams in the nation this month.
Ranked second behind ASA College in the team rankings is Tyler Junior College, which retained the No. 2 ranking from the previous edition. Seminole State College is No. 3, up from No. 7 last time; Cowley College is ranked No. 4 and Mesa Community College rounds out the men's Top 5.
The No. 1 ranked singles player in the nation is Seminole State's Guy Iradukunda, who won the singles title at the USTA/ITA National Small College Championships last fall. Iradukunda, a freshman, has been the No. 1 ranked singles player in both National Singles Rankings releases of the 2014-15 season. Ranked No. 1 in men's doubles are ASA College's Callum Polland-Smith and Stephen Watson, who moved up from their No. 8 in their previous ranking in November.
Regional rankings for Region II, III and IV and for Northern California and Southern California have also been published on both the men's and women's side. For complete men's rankings, click here. For women's Regional Rankings, click here. Women's National Rankings will be published this weekend.
Coming Up Next: The final ITA Junior/Community Colleges Rankings of the 2014-15 season will be published on Thursday, May 21.
About the ITA Rankings
As the governing body of college tennis, the ITA administers the ITA College Tennis Rankings (Singles, Doubles, and Team) that are designed to track the top men and women teams and singles and doubles players in NCAA Divisions I, II, III, NAIA, Junior Colleges and California Junior Colleges. For full rankings information, please visit http://www.itatennis.com/AwardsAndRankings/Rankings.htm.