2008 Men’s Tennis
The 2008 men’s tennis team not only had a successful season as a whole, but amongst the individual players as well. Freshman Carl Sundberg, juniors David Rosenfeld and Daniel Vallverdu, and senior Vivek Subramanian all recorded 20-plus doubles wins. Additionally, Vallverdu had an astonishing 29 singles wins to contribute to Miami’s monumental success. At the close of the season, Vallverdu and Sundberg were recognized for their spectacular play and were rewarded with All- American honors.
During the 2008 season, head coach Mario Rincon coached the Canes to a 17-win season with a second round finish in the NCAA Tournament.
Rincon was a standout tennis player; he was recognized as an NCAA All- American in college, spent nine years on the ATP tour, as well as five years on the Japanese pro tour. Rincon took over the Miami men’s tennis program as head coach in 2004, leading the Hurricanes to four NCAA Tournament berths since then.
NCAA Tournament Tuesdays: 2008 Men's Tennis
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