2011 WCCs from Barnes Tennis Center in San Diego, CA
Honors & Awards:
2011 & 2012 2nd Team All-WCC - Singles
2011 WCC Freshman of the Year
2011 2nd Team All-WCC - Doubles (w/ Thibaut Visy)
2011 WCC Singles Player of the Month (April)
2011 & 2012 WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll
Set USD record for most dual singles wins by a freshman - 21-3 in 2011
7th-best career singles winning percentage in USD history - .731 (57-21)
7th-most career doubles wins by a pair (w/ Thibaut Visy) in USD history - 24 (2011-Present)
Tied for 8th-most singles wins in a single season in USD history - 28 in 2011
Tied for 9th-most doubles wins in a single season in USD history - 21 in 2011
Career-high ITA Singles Ranking: #67 (Sept. 9, 2011)
Career-high ITA Doubles Ranking: N/A
Sophomore (2011-12):Named second-team All-WCC in singles... Compiled a 23-11 overall singles record and an 18-7 dual singles record... Played primarily at No. 3 in the singles lineup... Went 14-10 overall in doubles and 9-8 in dual doubles splitting time between No. 2 and No. 3 in the doubles lineup... Won eight consecutive singles matches from Apr. 14 to May 12... During the fall, went 5-4 in singles while competing in the ITA All-American Championships, Battle in the Bay and the ITA Southwestern Regionals... Ranked as high as No. 67 in the ITA preseason rankings (Sept. 9)... Named to the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll with a 3.06 GPA.
Freshman (2010-11): Compiled a 28-6 overall singles record and a 21-3 dual singles mark playing primarily at No. 4... Recorded the best dual singles record ever by a USD freshman and tied for the most singles wins by a freshman in USD history... Named WCC Freshman of the Year, becoming the third Torero to ever earn that honor... Also earned second-team All-WCC honors in singles and doubles (w/ Thibaut Visy)... Named WCC Player of the Month for singles for the month of April... Posted a 12-match singles winning streak from February 5th to March 25th... Earned his first-career Campbell/ITA singles ranking at No. 85 on March 1st and had his highest ranking at No. 82 on March 15th... Won all of his matches (two in singles and two in doubles) in the WCC Championships in helping the Toreros secure their first WCC title since 1990... Had two singles wins against ranked opponents, including a 6-4, 6-3 defeat of Tennessee's Matteo Fago, then-ranked No. 38, on January 28th... In doubles, teamed primarily with Thibaut Visy at No. 3, putting up a17-8 record as a pair and a 21-10 doubles record overall... Paired with Visy to defeat BYU's Spencer Smith and Roman Warias 8-3 on May 13 in helping the Toreros win their first NCAA Championship match since 1990... During the fall, went 6-3 in singles while competing in the SDSU Fall Tournament (San Diego, CA), the ITA Southwestern Regionals (Irvine, CA), and the SoCal Intercollegiates (Los Angeles, CA)... Was named to the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll after posting a 3.17 GPA.
High School/Junior: Attended Claremont H.S....Blue Chip recruit according to tennisrecruiting.net...is considered one of the 10 best prospects according to tennisrecruiting.net...ranked in the top 20 of the United States Tennis Association (USTA)...was among the top 5 in the Southern California section...three-time league champion in the Baseline League... competed three years in the CIF playoffs, reaching the quarterfinals twice and the semifinals during his junior campaign.
Personal: Born Jun. 17, 1992 in Claremont, Calif....parents are Tom and Kris Spinosa...chose USD because of the great coaches, great school, and outstanding weather...also recruited by USC and Michigan...notes that he loves to go to the beach.
After going 8-0 in singles during April, freshman Uros Petronijevic was named men's tennis Star of the Month by the San Diego Hall of Champions. This announcement comes just one day after... Read More [+]
Junior Clarke Spinosa was named to the All-WCC Singles First Team, senior Thibaut Visy was named to the Singles Second Team, and together Spinosa and Visy were selected to the Doubles Second Team. ... Read More [+]
The University of San Diego men's tennis team lost 4-3 to BYU in heartbreaking fashion in the semifinals of the WCC Tournament Friday evening. After losing the doubles point, the Toreros would... Read More [+]
The University of San Diego knocked off Saint Mary's 4-0 Thursday afternoon at the WCC Tournament. The 3rd seeded Toreros advance to tomorrow's semifinals where they will face No. 2 BYU at 12:30 p.m. Read More [+]
The No. 3 seed Toreros have a first round bye in this week's WCC Tournament. They will face the winner of No. 6 St. Mary's and No. 7 Portland on Thursday at 12:30 p.m. at the Barnes Tennis Center. ... Read More [+]
The No. 41 University of San Diego men's tennis team (16-8, 6-2) celebrated Thibaut Visy's Senior Day with a 6-1 victory over Saint Mary's (9-13, 3-5) Friday afternoon at the Hogan Tennis Center. Read More [+]
On Friday, when the Toreros host Saint Mary's (9-12, 3-4) it will be the last regular season match of senior Thibaut Visy's collegiate career. Visy, who is the team's lone senior, leaves USD with... Read More [+]