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2007-2008 Men's Tennis Roster


Marc Rocafort

Class: SO-1L
Height: 6-4
Weight: 160 pounds
Previous School: School Gaudi
Hometown: Barcelona, Spain

2007-08
Fall:
Ranked 76th in singles in Preseason rankings ... Posted 5-5 singles mark (1-3 versus ranked opponents) and 3-4 doubles record ... Won twice at MT Fall Invitational, including victory over Amrit Narasimhan of Memphis, before falling in finals to Mississippi State's 40th-ranked Phillippe Frayssinoux ... Lost in three sets to Virginia Tech's Nicolas Delgado in first round of Southern Intercollegiate Championships ... Won twice in backdraw at Southern Intercollegiates, defeating Charleston Southern's Chris Peek and Kentucky's Brad Cox ... Lost both matches in qualifying at ITA All-American Championships, falling to TCU's Kriegler Brink and Baylor's 61st-ranked Dominik Mueller ... Defeated Florida A&M's Michael Moore in first round of ITA Southeast Indoor Championships before falling to Tennessee's 108-ranked J.P. Smith in three sets in Round of 32 ... Played all seven doubles matches with Morgan Richard ... Duo won once at MT Fall Invite before falling to semifinals to Mississippi State (Frayssinoux-Necajevs) ... Defeated Wake Forest (Brasseaux-Forman) before dropping Round of 16 decision to Florida State (Aubone-Bowles) at Southern Intercollegiates ... Posted 9-8 (6) triumph against Ball State (Epkey-Perdomo) before falling in Round of 32 to 51st-ranked Tulsa (Soriano-Bridges), 7-9, in qualifying at All-American ... Lost 8-9 (5) to Alabama (Struyf-Myneni) in first round at Indoor Championships.
Spring: Ranked in three consecutive rankings in singles, including 88th on March 4, 108th on March 18 and 103rd on April 1 ... Posted 11-10 dual match singles mark, including 4-10 versus ranked opponents, and 10-12 dual match doubles record ... Defeated Chattanooga's Razvan Axente (three sets) and Indiana State's Anton Tsymbalov before starting a strong of five straight outings versus ranked foes ... Dropped decisions to Virginia Tech's 47th-ranked Albert Larregola and Denver's 17th-ranked Adam Holmstrom, both in three sets, before defeating Minnesota's 46th-ranked Raoul Schwark in straight sets ... Lost to New Mexico's 35th-ranked Max Jones and East Tennessee's 49th-ranked Enrique Olivares ... Posted victories against Louisville's David Simon and Indiana's Phillip Eilers before another stretch of four ranked opponents ... Dropped decisions to Tennessee's 20th-ranked J.P. Smith, Vanderbilt's 68th-ranked Vijay Paul and Texas Tech's 49th-ranked Bojan Szumanski (three sets) ... Defeated South Alabama's ninth-ranked Jack Baker in three sets, beginning a five-match winning streak that included wins over Western Michigan's Kevin Hayward and UALR's German Perez ... Lost in three sets to Amrit Narasimhan of Memphis in final regular season match ... Defeated Louisiana-Lafayette's 99th-ranked Piotre Banas in first round of Sun Belt Championships before falling to Florida Atlantic's Oliver Sajous in final match of SBC Championships ... Posted 2-2 doubles mark with Chris Nowak, including victories against Indiana State (Tsymbalov-Smith) and Denver (Rosen-Persson) ... Collected two wins with Joao Paoliello against Michigan State (Gardner-Stratton) and Vanderbilt (Paul-Baker) ... Lost only match with John Peers to 48th-ranked Louisville (Childs-Childs) ... Registered 6-7 record with Morgan Richard ... Duo defeated Chattanooga (Bouabdellah-Axente) and Indiana (McLoughlin-Eilers) before dropping two straight to ranked foes, 17th-ranked Tennessee (Hensel-Smith) and Texas Tech (Rojmar-Szumanski) ... Collected win over Tennessee Tech (O'Brien-Vaglietti) before losing four straight, including defeats against San Diego (Jackson-Schive), Rice (Zivojinovic-Müller) and South Alabama (Baker-Nagel) ... Defeated Memphis (Narasimhan-Ramsay) in final regular season match and Louisiana-Lafayette (Banas-Olechowski) in first round of Sun Belt Championships ... Lost to USA (Baker-Nagel) but won against Florida Atlantic (Sajous-Szmurlo) at SBC Championships.

2006-07 (Freshman)
Fall:
Posted team-high 10 victories against just three losses in singles ... Defeated Morehead State's Jacob McLeod and Mississippi State's Artem Kuznetsov at MT Invitational before falling in semifinals to Tennessee's Ben Rogers ... Won in straight sets against Clemson's Kevin Fleck and Georgia Tech's Scott Blackmon before dropping semifinal decision to Nebraska's Adrian Szatmary at Georgia Tech Invitational ... Picked up victories in next six outings, including four straight victories at Volunteer State Challenge over East Tennessee's Enrique Olivares, Tennessee's Derek Stephens, Jimmy Khougassian of Memphis and Vanderbilt's Vijay Paul ... Defeated Morehead State's Dusan Milovanovic and Tennessee's Kaden Hensel before falling in Round of 32 to LSU's 12th-ranked Ken Skupski at ITA Southeast Championships ... Picked up three doubles victories with Morgan Richard, defeating Furman (Crook-Sobszyk) and Central Florida (Roesch-Sakey) at Georgia Tech Invitational and Tennessee (Stephens-Racz) at Volunteer State Challenge.
Spring: Began the season with a 2-2 record at the Florida State Invitational ... Posted an 18-9 overall record ending the season by winning six straight matches ... Defeated opponents from Western Michigan, Louisville, Wisconsin and Memphis ... Against Sun Belt opponents notched a 4-1 record ... Teamed with Morgan Richard for a 13-8 doubles record ... The pair defeated South Florida's Mahmoud Estrada-Thomas Estrada 9-8 (6) ... Defeated opponents from Western Michigan, Mississippi State, Wisconsin, Oklahoma and Memphis ... Ended the season 4-1 against Sun Belt foes.

Personal: Marc Rocafort Dolc ... Son of Lluis Rocafort and Olsa Dolc ... Born February 25, 1986.