Florida Tech’s Ricardo Corona Earns All-Sunshine State Conference For Tennis
By Zach Clark // May 2, 2015
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – Florida Tech men’s tennis freshman Ricardo Corona has been named to the Second Team All-SSC Singles Team, it was announced on Friday by the conference office.
Corona is the lone Panther to receive all-conference recognition after registering a 17-3 record during the spring duals season. The Mexico native went 4-1 in conference action during his freshman campaign.
Corona primarily played at the No. 5 spot for the Panthers, where he dominated with a 12-1 mark.
He was also undefeated in the No. 6 slot, posting a 5-0 record.
He is one of just three freshmen to be named All-SSC on the men’s side, joining Lynn’s Fernando Rivas, who garnered first team honors, and Barry’s Dominik Haider, who was the freshman of the year and a second team honoree.
2015 All-SSC Men’s Tennis Team
FIRST TEAM SINGLES
Ahmed Triki*~, Barry (So.)
Anton Bettink, Rollins (So.)
Daniel Riggs*, Lynn (Jr.)
Alex Theiler, Saint Leo (Jr.)
Fernando Rivas, Lynn (Fr.)
Fabian Groetsch, Barry (Sr.)
FIRST TEAM DOUBLES
Ahmed Triki / Fabian Groetsch, Barry (So./Sr.)
Alex Theiler/Bruno Sisti, Saint Leo (Jr./Jr.)
Franco Echenique / Dominik Haider (Jr./Fr.)
Player of the Year – Ahmed Triki, Barry
Freshman of the Year – Dominik Haider, Barry
Coach of the Year – Mike Perez, Lynn
SECOND TEAM SINGLES
Dominik Haider, Barry (Fr.)
Pavel Mojha, Lynn (Jr.)
Nico Dreer*, Lynn (Jr.)
Patrick Sell, Rollins (So.)
Ricardo Corona, Florida Tech (Fr.)
Guillaume Vanelven, Saint Leo (Jr.)
SECOND TEAM DOUBLES
Alessio Iannozzi / Daniel Riggs, Lynn (Sr./Jr.)
Anton Bettink/Adrian Di Felice, Rollins (So./Jr.)
Pavel Mojha / Mehdi Laalej, Lynn (Jr./Fr.)
*=2014 All-SSC First Team
^=2014 All-SSC Second Team
~=2014 SSC Player of the Year