Jose Moncada Named to the BIG EAST All-Conference Team
CHICAGO In a unanimous selection by the BIG EAST Conference men’s tennis coaches, senior Jose Moncada was named to the 2009 All-Conference team for his exceptional performance during the BIG EAST Championships.
Moncada was instrumental in the DePaul’s 4-3 win over top-seed Louisville during the semifinals. In the No. 2 singles match, Moncada topped No. 79 Viktor Maksimcuk 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (5) to kick start the Blue Demon comeback from a 3-1 deficit.
Jose has been a proven leader for the team, having recorded a team-high 26 wins during the 2008-09 season. In the No. 2 singles match he tallied a 16-5 record, including a season-high six match winning streak earlier this year.
Moncada, along with doubles partner Alasdair Graetz, paired up to post a 17-9 record together. He has also teamed up to win with Matija Palinic and Austin Doerner. In his three years at DePaul, Moncada has accumulated a doubles tally of 74-39. He leaves with a 71-33 record on the singles court.
The BIG EAST All-Conference selections were voted upon by the league’s coaches. They were not allowed to vote for their own student-athletes.
BIG EAST Women’s Tennis Player of the Year
BIG EAST Men’s Tennis Freshman of the Year
BIG EAST Women’s Tennis Freshman of the Year
BIG EAST Men’s Tennis Coach of the Year
BIG EAST Women’s Tennis Coach of the Year
All-BIG EAST Men’s Tennis Team
^All-BIG EAST Women’s Tennis Team
* - Unanimous Selection