Collegiate Athletes from West Texas

Congrats to these great West Texas tennis athletes!

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The West Texas Tennis Association and USTA would like to wish the best of luck to the Class of 2018 heading off to college! 


These former juniors will be continuing their tennis careers at the following schools. If you notice a player missing from our list or an incorrect school is listed, please let us know! 


(Boys)

Joseph Diaz (Fort Stockton) - McMurry University

Brent Glasco (Big Spring) – Texas Lutheran University

Dominic Gibson (Midland) – Holy Cross College

Rajiv Saralaya (Amarillo) – Georgetown University


(Girls)

Allison Jenkins (Amarillo) – Harding University

Allison Stewart (Midland) – Abilene Christian University

Caanon Gibbons (Seminole) – Hardin-Simmons University

Chloe Ruppanner (Amarillo) – University of Arkansas-Fort Smith

Kate Daugherty (Midland) - Southwestern University

Katherine McGough (Lubbock) – Rhodes College

Leslie Omeire (Amarillo) - Dallas Baptist University

Taja Lawrence (Abilene) – Dallas Baptist University

Taylor Hansard (Fort Stockton) – Ouachita Baptist University


To view the full list of college tennis athletes from Texas, please visit https://www.usta.com/en/home/stay-current/texas/good-luck-.html. 

Interested in playing as a collegiate athlete?

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Be sure to visit this USTA webpage for more information on recruitment. Find answers to questions such as: 


How do I start the recruiting process?

What is more important to a coach, star ratings or a USTA standings list?

How do I contact the coach at the school I am interested in?

What do I say in an email to a prospective coach?

How do I know if the college coach really wants me?

How many hours are devoted to playing college tennis?

How can I make up classes I miss due to away matches?


https://www.usta.com/en/home/play/college-tennis/programs/national/college-tennis-basic-recruiting-information.html

Texas College Tennis

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Learn about all the different ways you can play tennis throughout your college career. 


https://www.usta.com/en/home/play/college-tennis.html


-- Varsity tennis

-- Tennis on campus

-- Intramural tennis

-- Wheelchair tennis

-- Adaptive tennis

-- Professional tennis management


And much more!