GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG men's tennis head coach Thomas Mozur has brought in the top ranked recruiting class in the Southern Conference and the 19th ranked mid-major recruiting class in the country as selected by TennisRecruiting.net for 2012. The Spartans are the only SoCon team ranked in the top 25 as their seven-member class received high marks across the board.
"I am very excited about this incoming freshman class," Mozur said. "This is the first top 20 recruiting class for Mid-Majors of my career. This group is going to work very hard for UNCG and bring youth and enthusiasm to my program."
UNCG welcomes in seven players in the 2012 recruiting class in Will Albright (Greensboro, N.C./Grimsley), Jimmy Daugherty (Australia), James Flynn (Plantation, Fla./American Heritage School), Danny Mack (Lakeland, Fla./Lakeland), Kiran Mani (Brewster, N.Y./Laurel Springs), Gaston Murray (Lake Worth, Fla./Park Vista) and Cameron Smith
Murray is currently ranked No. 68 nationally in the 2012 class, while Mack checks in at No. 92 by TennisRecruiting.net.
The mid-major rankings include all college in all division except for schools in the ACC, Big East, Big 10, Big 12, Pac 12, SEC and the Ivy League.
TennisRecruiting.net Mid-Major Top 25 Recruiting Class For 2012
1. Fresno State
4. Central Florida
5. UC Irvine
7. UC Santa Barbara
9. San Diego |
13. George Washington
14. Carnegie Mellon
15. Cal Poly
17. Kennesaw State
22. Boise State
24. Wichita State
25. New Mexico
Receiving consideration: Air Force, Army, College of Charleston, Florida Gulf Coast, Johns Hopkins, Navy, Portland, Stony Brook, Wash. U – St. Louis, Western Michigan.