BLACKSBURG—Virginia Tech males’s tennis head coach Jim Thompson is delighted to announce the signing of Frank Thompson and Matt Harper to the 2021 recruiting class.
“I couldn’t be any extra enthusiastic about signing Matt Harper and Frank Thompson to our program,” Coach Thompson says. “We all the time speak about our program being a household and this definitely looks as if we acquired two nice guys who we all know are a match for our program.”
Household connections stay a centerpiece within the cloth of Virginia Tech tennis. Frank Thompson has grown up across the program, because the son of Coach Thompson. Matt is the youthful brother of graduate pupil Mitch Harper, an All-ACC first workforce member in 2017-2018 and the VaSID Participant of the Yr.
Together with their familiarity with the workforce by household connections, each gamers carry a degree of management and integrity that’s anticipated as student-athletes at Virginia Tech.
“Each are wonderful gamers who will symbolize Virginia Tech with nice pleasure on and off the courtroom,” Thompson states. “They’re each leaders and onerous employees. I look ahead to having the chance to observe them each develop and develop as folks and win numerous matches as Hokies!”
Blacksburg Excessive College
UTR Ranking: 12
Previous to Virginia Tech: Acknowledged as a blue chip prospect by TennisRecruiting.web… No. 1 highschool prospect within the state of Virginia… No. 2 prospect within the Mid-Atlantic Area… Two-time VHSL Class 4 state singles champion… USTA 16-under nationwide doubles champion… Timesland boys participant of the 12 months… Received 16-under doubles title within the Easter Bowl Championships
Private: Son of Coach Thompson and B’simple Thompson… Has two sisters, Sophia (VT ’19) and Ginsey… Accepted into Pamplin… Boasts 4.0 highschool GPA
Yeppoon, Queensland, Australia
St. Peters Lutheran Faculty
UTR Ranking: 12
Previous to Virginia Tech: At the moment ranked No. 6 in Australia for his age group… Ranked No. 132 general in… Received Queensland state championship and named Queensland captain… MVP and workforce captain for St. Peters Lutheran Faculty… Semi-finalist in 18-Underneath Doubles Australian Championships… Undefeated in singles as Participant No. 1 for Queensland… Runner-up in ITF Gold Coast Doubles
Private: Brother Mitch is graduate pupil on Virginia Tech tennis workforce… Different brother Pat performs tennis at Tennessee…