Aggies' junior opens tournament against Northwestern's Sam Shropshire
Junior becomes the first Aggie to compete in the NCAA Tournament at the Division I level
UC Davis takes on three top-40 teams in four-day span to open spring season
Junior debuts at No. 38 while the Aggies open at No. 57 as a team
UC Davis places three singles players, two doubles teams on Big West honor roll
2010-11: DOUBLES FIRST-TEAM ALL-BIG WEST CONFERENCE... Split time as the No. 2 and No. 3 singles player, finishing with 4-5 and 2-7 records in dual matches, respectively... Had a combined 8-14 singles mark after a 2-2 fall record... Posted a 9-4 record in the No. 1 doubles spot with partner Nick Lopez... The team of Coates/Lopez earned the first ITA doubles national ranking in program history... Doubles team ranked as high as No. 46... Had a combined 9-10 mark in doubles play after a 0-3 mark in fall competition with multiple partners... Helped to down Cal Poly's No. 32 ranked doubles team of Dome/Sonesson, 9-8 on Apr. 2.
2009-10: Went 13-9 in singles and 13-15 in doubles... Had a 4-4 record during fall competition... Played at No. 6 singles for the majority of the season, recording a team-best 9-3 record... Lost two matches at No. 5 singles... Tallied a 4-4 record in doubles during the fall... Bounced around in doubles play, finishing with a 4-6 record at the No. 2 position, 1-1 mark at the No. 1 position and 3-3 record at the No. 3 position.
OAKMONT HS `09: Won Sieraa Foothills League championship as a junior while also being named league MVP...Went undefeeated in league matches...Also went undefeated in the league as a sophomore while attending Cardinal Newman High School...Sophomore season also included a North Bay League championship...Named All-Empire Player of the Year by the Santa Rosa Press-Democrat...Received North Coast Section Scholar-Athlete Award as a sophomore....A two-time Academic Merit Award winner at Oakmont.
PERSONAL: Born in Roseville, Calif.... Has not declared a major... Parents are Karen and Cliff Coates...Career highlight is being quarterfinalist at Quicksilver Nationals.
Two Aggie teams advance to round of 32 on day one
Men's tennis bested by Boise State
Doubles Tourney and Boise State dual awaits Aggies
Aggie tandem bests No. 27-ranked Stanford pair in dual
Men's tennis prepares to face
No. 2 Stanford
Thamma earns Big West
Athlete of the Week honors