This Week for the Wildcats: The No. 72 Arizona Wildcats (1-3) return home this weekend for two matches against ranked opponents. Up first for
Last week: The Wildcats traveled to
Scouting the Broncos: The
Scouting the Ragin’ Cajuns: Due to inconsistency in the strength of their opponents, it is difficult to judge Louisiana Lafayette this early in the spring season. Their two wins have been lop-sided victories over unranked opponents while their losses came against two teams ranked in the top twenty. In addition, no single player has consistently filled in at the No. 1 position for them. They began the spring season with a preseason ranking of No. 47 and currently they reside at No. 46. “They’re a solid team. It’s a perfect match for us to play before we head into the Pac-10,” said head coach Tad Berkowitz.
Wildcats in the Rankings: The Wildcats fell 11 spots in the FILA Collegiate Tennis Rankings this week to No. 72, down from their preseason position of No. 61. Junior Claudio Christen is the only ranked singles player for
Fall Action: Fall tournament results were sporadic for
Pac-10 Elite: Once again the Pac-10 is the premier conference in the nation for men’s tennis. In the current rankings perennial powerhouse UCLA ranks the highest among Pac-10 teams at No. 3.
Next Week: The Wildcats head to