ATHENS, Ga. – Juan Farrow, a member of the SIUE Athletics Hall of Fame, entered the ITA (Intercollegiate Tennis Association) Hall of Fame in an induction ceremony Wednesday in Athens, Georgia.
The Class of 2014 includes coaches Billy Chadwick (Mississippi), Timon Corwin (Kalamazoo), and James Wadley (Oklahoma State U); players Matt Anger (USC), Alex Kim (Stanford), and Farrow (SIUE); and contributor, Doug Conant (Northwestern).
A three-time NCAA Division II singles champion in 1977, 1978, and 1980, Farrow was part of three consecutive national championships for the Cougars from 1978 to 1980. SIUE placed second at the 1977 Division II Championships.
Farrow was an eight-time Division II All-American in singles and doubles and a Division I All-American in singles during the 1980 season. He also was a member of the U.S. Under-21 Davis Cup team.
Prior to his collegiate career, Farrow was the No. 1-ranked junior player in both 1971 and 1973.
The ITA Men's Collegiate Tennis Hall of Fame, housed at the University of Georgia's Dan Magill Tennis Complex, was opened in 1983 and has inducted more than 200 players, coaches and contributors. The ITA Hall of Fame museum displays over 2,000 rare photos and memorabilia. Its members include the late Arthur Ashe (UCLA), Jimmy Connors (UCLA), John McEnroe (Stanford) and Coach Dick Gould (Stanford). The ITA Women's Collegiate Tennis Hall of Fame is located at the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Va.
For a complete list of the Hall of Fame Inductees, please visit www.itatennis.com.