Enrique Olivares
2007-08 Men's Tennis
HT.
6' 0"
YR.
Jr.
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

WSOC Radford Johnson City, Tenn.
Aug 22, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MSOC ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Aug 23, 7:00 p.m. Virginia Tech (Exh.)
WSOC ETSU Cookeville, Tenn.
Aug 24, 1:00 p.m. Tennessee Tech
WSOC Appalachian St. Johnson City, Tenn.
Aug 28, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MCC Covered Bridge Open Boone, N.C.
Aug 29
WCC Covered Bridge Open Boone, N.C.
Aug 29
VB ETSU Charlotte, N.C.
Aug 29, 9:00 a.m. Morgan State University
VB ETSU Charlotte, N.C.
Aug 29, 5:00 p.m. California State University, Sacramento
MSOC ETSU Richmond, Va.
Aug 29, 7:00 p.m. William & Mary
VB ETSU Charlotte, N.C.
Aug 30, 12:00 p.m. UNC Charlotte
WSOC Campbell Johnson City, Tenn.
Aug 31, 1:00 p.m. ETSU
MSOC ETSU Richmond, Va.
Aug 31, 3:30 p.m. VCU
WSOC South Carolina St. Johnson City. Tenn.
Sep 2, 6:00 p.m. ETSU
VB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Sep 5, 3:00 p.m. The College of William and Mary
VB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Sep 5, 7:00 p.m. George Mason University
WSOC Alabama A&M Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 5, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
VB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Sep 6, 12:00 p.m. University of Maryland