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Juan Benitez
 

Juan  Benitez

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Medellin, Colombia

High School:
Colegio Lujan Medellin

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 172

Experience:
1L

05/31/2017

Men’s Tennis Well Represented In Final ITA Rankings

Quartet of Bears in final singles rankings of 2016-17 season.

05/27/2017

Men’s Tennis Duo Falters In NCAA Doubles Quarterfinals

BU twosome went 2-1 in postseason doubles competition to earn All-American honors.

05/26/2017

Benitez, Little Make NCAA Doubles Quarterfinals

BU duo produce three-set victory over nation’s second-ranked pairing to advance.

05/24/2017

Men’s Tennis Concludes NCAA Singles Championship Action

Trio of Bears knocked out of NCAA first round Wednesday in Georgia.

05/23/2017

MT Set For NCAA Singles & Doubles Championships

Bears begin individual postseason play Wednesday in Athens, Ga.

2016 Fall (Sophomore): Did not play in any fall collegiate matches.

2015-16: Did not play any collegiate matches.

2015 Spring (Freshman): Joined squad in January...Racked up 5-2 record in singles action, while enjoying 4-1 mark in doubles play...Reached the consolation semifinals at the Sherwood Collegiate Cup, after downing 75th-ranked David Hsu of Stanford, finished with 2-2 mark at event...Played singles in four dual-matches, all at No. 6 position with a 3-0 record...Added points in wins over No. 61 Tulane, Incarnate Word and 70th-ranked UT Arlington...Had four different partners for six doubles matches, recording one victory with each...Closed year by winning final three singles and doubles decisions, but did not play after March 29.

Prep/Juniors: Ranked as high as No. 822 in ATP world singles rankings and No. 623 in doubles listings.

Personal: Full name is Juan Manuel Benitez...Born in Medellin, Colombia, on Aug. 22, 1995...Son of Angela Chavarriaga and Juan Carlos Benitez...Has two brothers, Jacobo and David...Major is General Studies.

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