Enrique Olivares
2006-07 Men's Tennis
HT.
6' 0"
YR.
So.
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

WBB High Point University 76 Final
Nov 17 ETSU 84
MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville 87 F
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. ETSU 98
MBB ETSU 69 F
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Winthrop 64
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Indiana State University 76
WBB ETSU Bloomington, Ind.
Nov 26, 2:00 p.m. Indiana University
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State
WBB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Dec 3, 5:00 p.m. George Mason University
MBB Western Carolina Freedom Hall
Dec 3, 8:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Huntsville, Ala.
Dec 6, 6:00 p.m. Alabama A&M University
MBB UNC Greensboro Freedom Hall
Dec 13, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB Eastern Kentucky University Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 13, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 15, 12:00 p.m. Morehead State University
MBB ETSU Richmond, Ky.
Dec 16, 7:00 p.m. Eastern Kentucky