Penguins Sign Three Standouts For 2019-20 Campaign

Jordi Bou Sastre, Will Everett and Laurentiu Mandocescu.
Jordi Bou Sastre, Will Everett and Laurentiu Mandocescu.

Youngstown State Men's Tennis Head Coach Ulises Hernandez announced three signees who will join the Penguins program this fall on Monday.

YSU has signed Jordi Bou Sastre (Cala Ratjada, Spain), Will Everett (Bromley, England) and Laurentiu Mandocescu (Bucharest, Romania) to National Letters of Intent.

"All three players will make an immediate impact for our program" Hernandez said. "This is a very talented class that will strengthen our lineup from top to bottom."

The Penguins open the 2019-20 campaign in September.

Laurentiu Mandocescu (Bucharest, Romania)

  • Current ITF World Tour Ranking of 2160
  • Career High ITF World Tour Ranking of 2028
  • Career High of 732 ITF Juniors
  • Ranked as High as 22 in Romanian Senior Rankings
  • Ranked as High as 8 in U18 Romanian Rankings
  • UTR High of 12.95
  • Made Quarterfinals of an ITF Grade 2 Tournament
  • Made 2 Semifinals of ITF Grade 5 Tournaments
  • Chose YSU over VCU

Jordi Bou Sastre (Cala Ratjada, Spain)

  • Ranked as high as No. 200 in Spain
  • UTR High of 12.36

William Everett (Bromley, England)

  • Ranked as high as #28 in UK Junior Rankings
  • Kent Singles and Doubles Regional Champion in 2018
  • UTR High of 11.51
  • Chose YSU over IUPUI, Campbell, Toledo, Seattle and Oral Roberts
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