Men's Tennis

    1997 Preseason Rankings

    TEAM RANKINGS
     1. Stanford 
     2. UCLA 
     3. Georgia
     4. Mississippi
     5. Mississippi State
     6. Pepperdine
     7. Texas Christian
     8. Duke
     9. Texas
    10. Kansas
    11. LSU
    12. Fresno State
    13. Florida
    14. South Alabama
    15. North Carolina
    16. Virginia Commonwealth
    17. Harvard
    18. Auburn
    19. New Mexico
    20. California
    SINGLES RANKINGS
     1. Johan Hede, Mississippi
     2. Cedric Kauffman, Kentucky
     3. Thomas Dupre, Mississippi State
     4. Ryan Wolters, Stanford
     5. John Roddick, Georgia
     6. Fredrik Giers, Fresno State
     7. Simon Aspelin, Pepperdine
     8. Enrique Abaroa, Kansas
     9. Michael Hill, California
    10. Eric Taino, UCLA
    11. Les Pearson, Auburn
    12. Gus Fernandes, LSU
    13. Paul Goldstein, Stanford
    14. Richard Wernerhjelm, VCU
    15. Lars Hjarrand, Minnesota
    16. Stephen Baldas, Georgia
    17. Matthieu Ballay, Mississippi State
    18. Luke Smith, UNLV
    19. Johan Landsberg, Mississippi
    20. B.J. Stearns, Texas
    DOUBLES RANKINGS
     1. Fisher-Weir Smith, Texas Christian
     2. Diaz-Polonyi, Boise State
     3. Budgen-Sceney, Pepperdine
     4. Goldstein-Wolters, Stanford
     5. DeLuise-Niemeyer, MTSU
     6. Li-Sprengelmeyer, Clemson
     7. Arnold-Blake, Harvard
     8. Smith-Tishler, UNLV
     9. Loughrin-Stearns, Texas
    10. James-Westlin, South Alabama
    11. Koehler-Muzyka, Duke
    12. Chisholm-Retylyl, South Alabama
    13. Critchon-Hamilton, Arkansas
    14. Baldas-Roddick, Georgia
    15. James-Myers, Purdue
    16. Giers-Gullett,  Fresno State
    17. Alaily-Pearson, Auburn
    18. Abaroa-Avila, Kansas
    19. Merkert-Ziehn, Wake Forest
    20. Breen-Lin, UCLA
    Others include:
    28.Samayoa-Spencer, USC