Enrique Olivares
2005-06 Men's Tennis
HT.
6' 0"
YR.
Fr.
HOMETOWN
Puerto Ordaz, Venezuela
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
I.C. Gonzalo Hendez II
Enrique Olivares

Honors:

  • Highest Preseason ranking in school history-No.31
  • 2008 ITA All-American
  • 2007-08 ETSU Student-Athlete of the Year
  • 2008 Atlantic Sun Menís Tennis Player of the Year
  • 2008, 2007 A-Sun Tournament MVP
  • 2008, 2007, 2006 A-Sun First-Team Member
  • Won the 2008 Southern Intercollegiate Championships
  • 2008 ITA Mideast regional quarterfinalist
  • 2008 ITA National Indoor
  • 2007-08, 2006-07, 2005-06 All-Academic Team

 

2007-08:

  • Posted a 27-8 overall record in 2008
  • Posted highest postseason ranking in ETSU history at No. 55 nationally
  • Qualified for the NCAA singles championships after going unbeaten in conference play
  • Olivares defeated No. 109 Alexandra Cojanu of William & Mary and then dropped No. 41 Ruben Gonzales of Illinois, 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 in the Round of 32, losting  to eventual NCAA runner-up J.P. Smith of Tennessee 2-6, 2-6 in the Sweet 16 (Round of 16)
  • In the Fall of 2007 Olivares defeated a host of top ITA players including, No. 79 Ivan Salec of Radford, as well as Jason Morgenstern of Wake Forest, Ryan Preston of Vanderbilt and No. 26 Austen Childs of Louisville

2006-07:

  • Compiled a 29-10 overall record in 2007, including going 6-1 in A-Sun play
  • Defeated No. 31 Morgan Richard of MTSU 6-2, 3-6, 6-1
  • Had a victory over No. 88 Joseph Jung of No. 17 Alabama, 6-2, 6-3 during the first round of the NCAA tournament
  • Posted a total of 31-7 doubles victories with various ETSU teammates
  • Reached the finals of the Southern Intercollegiate with teammate Alex Ahlgren in doubles action.
  • With teammate Sebastian Serrano, the duo defeated teams from No. 17 Alabama, No. 31 MTSU, No. 33 Tennessee and No. 53 Drake.

2005-06:

  • Went 27-8 in singles action, posting a 8-0 conference mark
  • Dropped No. 16 Tennesseeís Adam Hubble in straight sets on March 13th
  • Picked up wins against players from No. 28 San Diego and No. 50 San Diego State
  • Posted a 17-match winning streak
  • Went 19-3 in doubles action with teammate Sebastian Serrano

Previous School:

  • Attended high school at Gonzalo Mendez High School.

Personal:

Born on January 21, 1987... major is business management... son of Roso Olivares and Carmen Abarca.

 

Year                Singles            Pct.      Doubles          Pct.

2005-06           27-8                 .771     19-3                 .904

2006-07           29-10               .743     31-7                 .815

2007-08           27-8                 .771     24-8                 .750

Totals              83-26               .761     74-18               .804

MBB UNC Greensboro 80 F
Dec 13 ETSU 79
WBB Eastern Kentucky University 49 Final
Dec 13 ETSU 64
WBB ETSU 86 Final
Dec 15 Morehead State University 77
MBB ETSU 63 F
Dec 16 Eastern Kentucky 60
WBB ETSU 48 Final
Dec 19 University of North Carolina Wilmington 61
WBB ETSU 56 Final
Dec 20 Jacksonville State University 57
MBB ETSU Richmond, Va.
Dec 22, 7:00 p.m. VCU
WBB Iona College Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 29, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MBB ETSU Knoxville, Tenn.
Dec 31, 1:00 p.m. Tennessee
WBB ETSU Chapel Hill, N.C.
Jan 2, 2:00 p.m. University of North Carolina
MBB VMI Freedom Hall
Jan 2, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MBB ETSU Birmingham, Ala.
Jan 5, 8:00 p.m. Samford
MBB Mercer Freedom Hall
Jan 8, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Greenville, S.C.
Jan 10, 2:00 p.m. Furman University
MBB Chattanooga Freedom Hall
Jan 10, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Spartanburg, S.C.
Jan 12, 11:30 a.m. Wofford College