Texas Tech tennis star Raony Carvalho has been named one of the top of college players being eyed for a national award. His selection as the Intercollegiate Tennis Associaton’s Txas Region Player to Watch was announced yesterday. Carvalho is one of 12 players chosen from 12 regions and now will be up for the National Player to Watch Award. Last year Carvalho became Tech’s first ITA All-American. This morning he’s leading the 22nd-ranked Red Raiders in NCAA Championship play against No. 43 Rice at the Baylor Tennis Center in Waco…. Tech freshman Samantha Adams was named the ITA’s Rookie of the Year in the Texas Region. It’s the first time a Tech women’s tennis player has been honored as Rookie of the Year by the ITA.
Tech Men’s and Women’s Tennis Players Gain Intercollegiate Attention