ITA COLLEGIATE ALL-STAR TEAM
West Side Tennis Club - Forest Hills, New York
August 26, 2005
The 2005 ITA Collegiate All-Star Team was treated to a day of tennis and an awards luncheon at the West Side Tennis Club. On hand to present the awards were Nick Bollettieri and Tennis Week founder Eugene Scott, both sponsors of the event. Other tennis dignitaries, including ITA President David Benjamin, were also present for the All-Star awards as well as the 2005 Arthur Ashe Junior Award for Leadership and Sportsmanship given to Mat Cloer of Florida State and Aniela Mojzis Neuberger of the University of North Carolina.
Matt Seeberger (UC-Santa Cruz) plays NCAA Division III, but he made a great doubles partner for NCAA Division I Champion Benedikt Dorsch (Baylor)
It was a game of fun on the grasscourt for Shadisha Robinson (University of Georgia) and Megan Bradley (University of Miami)
Four years ago, Erin Burdette & Megan Bradley played the U.S. Open Junior Doubles final together and then went off to play for different college teams. Today, both now recent graduates, reminisced.
For this one day, John Isner (University of Georgia) and Ryler DeHeart (University of Illinois) played on the same team.
NCAA Singles Champion Zuzana Zemenova
Ohio State's Scott Green played doubles with Easter Bowl founder and tournament director Seena Hamilton
Doubles Champion Ross Wilson (who partners with Scott Green) played doubles with women's Arthur Ashe Award winner Aniela Mojzis Neuberger of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Mat Cloer, men's recipient of the Arthur Ashe Jr. Award for Leadership and Sportsmanship (presented by Montblanc)
Princeton's Women's Head Coach Kathy Sell had fun playing doubles with National Indoors Champion Ryler DeHeart
Nick Bollettieri, a sponsor of the event, spoke to the players and guests
MEN Division I Singles Benedikt Dorsch, Baylor Sam Warburg, Stanford Ryler DeHeart, Illinois Doubles John Isner/Antonio Ruiz, Georgia KC Corkery/Sam Warburg, Stanford Scott Green/Ross Wilson, Ohio State Division II Dante Cipulli, Southwest Baptist Division III Matt Seeberger, UC-Santa Cruz NAIA Sam Fletcher, Azusa Pacific NJCAA Alex Gonzales, Laredo
WOMEN Division I Singles Megan Bradley, Miami Zuzana Zemenova, Baylor Julie Coin, Clemson Doubles Shadisha Robinson/Caroline Basu, Georgia Alice Barnes/Erin Burdette, Stanford Cristelle Grier/Audra Cohen, Northwestern Division II Jing Jing Liu, BYU-Hawaii Division III Lindsay Hagerman, Washington & Lee NAIA Larikah Russell, Southern Nazarene NJCAA Loili Aguierre Gomez, Lee College