February 17, 2012

Dandan Ranked as a Top Singles Player

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Santa Clara senior men's tennis player Kyle Dandan is ranked No. 103 in singles by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association in its latest rankings released on Thurs., Feb. 16. The ITA ranks the top 125 individuals in the country. Dandan's ranking is a season-high for a Bronco player. 

Playing as the Broncos' primary No. 1 singles player, Dandan has consistently faced opponents' top players. A native of the Philippines, Dandan has played three opponents in the top-50, while being able to edge then-No. 31, now No. 29, Ryan Thatcher of Stanford. He has garnered WCC honors in each of his first three seasons and has helped the No. 49 Broncos off to a 5-2 start this season.

Dandan and the rest of the Bronco squad is in Las Vegas, Nev. this weekend to battle Utah and UNLV on Saturday and Sunday, respectively.

Click here for the entire ITA singles rankings.