03/09/2014 – The men's & women's tennis team was well represented on the ITA's NAIA Winter Individual Rankings for the 2013-14 season.
Aaron Hendrick, a three-time NAIA All-American, was ranked first in the East Region and fourth nationally. Hendrick now holds the highest ever ranking in the ITA (Intercollegiate Tennis Association) for an Aquinas College tennis player. Joining Aaron in the rankings is sophomore Kristoff Saari. Saari checks in at the #9 spot in the East Region and landed at #47 nationally. Aaron and Nik Artaev are also ranked first in the East Region as doubles partners and fourth nationally. Artaev also was ranked #17 in the East Region singles rankings.
On the women's side of the court, Lauren Ramey was ranked 12th in the East region and 47th nationally. Ramey and Rilie Dushane, her doubles partner, also received recognition from the ITA. The duo was ranked 17th in the region.