Men's Tennis Past Players
We are in the process of compiling a list of College of the Desert Men's Tennis players from past years. Many of the gifted athletes from the program have gone on to careers as tennis pros, professional players and student athletes at four-year programs having benefited from scholarships:
ADRIANO BIASELLA (ITA) (2002): Played #1 for COD, won Ojai and State title
in singles and doubles. Transferred to USC, played top 4 singles. ATP
ranking as of 5/06 is 642.
RODRIGO GRILLI (BRA) (2000-01): Played #1 singles for COD, won two Ojai
singles championships for COD. Transferred to UCLA and played #2 singles,
and won the Pac-10 Ojai singles championship. Currently travelling on the
ATP Tour and has a ranking of 536 in 5/06.
CARLOS PALENCIA (MEX) (2000-01): Played #1/2 singles for COD. Reached the State Finals in singles. Transferred to UCSB and played #1 singles for two years. Currently travelling on the ATP Tour and has a ranking of 435 in 5/06.
JACK HUI (CHINA) (2005-06): Played #1 singles for COD. Won the
State Finals in singles. Transferred to UCSB and played Chinese Davis Cup.