Rares Ispas
Rares Ispas
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Focsani, Romania
Previous School: Niagara University

AS A JUNIOR IN 2016-17: Named second-team All-ECC. ... Named to ECC Commissioner's Honor Roll for achieving at least a 3.2 GPA during the 2016-17 academic year.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2015-16: Named second-team All-ECC. ... Posted 15-4 record in dual matches in singles play, primarily playing in the No. 6 spot ... There he posted an 11-2 record and was 4-0 against ECC opponents ... Partnered up with Rafal Charkiewicz to post a 17-7 record in doubles action with a perfect 7-0 record at No. 2 and 10-7 record at No. 3 ... In the first ITA rankings, Nov. 17, 2015, the pair was ranked seventh in the region ... As a singles player he was ranked 11th in the region also in that first poll ... Ispas capped a four-hour match for the NYIT men's tennis program with his 6-3 third set victory en route to the team's 5-4 decision over No. 21 University of Indianapolis in the NCAA Round of 16.

PERSONAL: Son of Cerasela and Ovidiu ... Majoring in hospitality management ... Attended Niagara University prior to enrolling at NYIT.