SKILLMAN, NJ (Nov. 16) -- The 2012 Campbell/ITA Division II Preseason Rankings have been announced today, revealing the Top 50 teams, Top 50 singles players, and Top 25 doubles teams in NCAA Division II men's and women's tennis.
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After bringing two NCAA Division II team titles back to Savannah, GA, Armstrong Atlantic has been voted as the top team in both the men's and women's rankings, making them the first team in three years to capture the top spot in both rankings. Coincidentally, Armstrong Atlantic was the last team to do it back in 2009. The Pirates have 10 singles players ranked inside this year's Top 50; six women and
After a great fall season, Georgi Rumenov of Armstrong Atlantic was chosen as the top men's singles player. In addition to winning the USTA/ITA National Small College Division II singles title, Rumenov teamed up with Dan Regan to claim the USTA/ITA National Small College Super Bowl doubles crown, earning a trip to Flushing, NY to compete in the USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships. Together,
Rumenov and Regan are the top ranked doubles team in the country.
The Pirates of Armstrong Atlantic also boast the top women's doubles team in Aleksandra Filipovski and Barbora Krtickova. The duo claimed two doubles titles at the USTA/ITA National Small College Championships, taking home the divisional title as well as the Super Bowl championship.
Annie Hwang of BYU Hawaii sits atop the women's singles standings for the second consecutive year. Hwang had a great deal of success at the USTA/ITA National Small College Championships as she claimed her second straight singles title in Mobile, AL. She is also ranked second in the nation in doubles with partner Sherry Liu.