Sophomore men's tennis players Varun Shanker and James Wei have been named to the 2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division III Second Team, as selected by the sports information directors of CoSIDA.
Caltech No. 22 men’s tennis sophomore Varun Shanker (Midland, Mich. / Midland Dow) and James Wei (Chappaqua, N.Y. / Horace Greeley) have been named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District At-Large Team.
Sophomore Varun Shanker of the 22nd-ranked Caltech men's tennis team put up the Beavers' strongest fight of the day at top-seeded Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges in the 2019 SCIAC Postseason Tournament.
Several highly ranked individual players on the No. 20 Caltech women’s tennis and No. 25 men’s teams will look to solidify their standing among the region’s elite at The 119th Ojai Valley Tournament in their final tune-up of the season before next weekend’s SCIAC Postseason Tournaments.
The Caltech men's tennis team contested the top team in all of Division III on Friday when they traveled to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges for the penultimate SCIAC regular season match of the season.
Senior Derik Nguyen of the 25th-ranked Caltech men's tennis team has been named SCIAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week for his role in the Beavers' best victory to date, a 5-4 triumph over No. 14 Pomona-Pitzer Colleges this past Friday.
Sophomore Varun Shanker of the 25th-ranked Caltech men's tennis team furthered his distinction as the program's highest regionally ranked player of all time, moving to second in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association West Regional rankings.
Less than a week removed from beating its highest-ranked opponent ever, the Caltech men's tennis team outdid themselves once again, earning a new highest-ranked win over Whitman College in the first of two Saturday matches.