TEMPE, Ariz. – Junior Mazen Osama moved up to No. 26 in the latest computerized Oracle/ITA Collegiate Tennis Men’s Division I Singles Rankings on Tuesday, as announced by the association. Osama and his partner sophomore Edson Ortiz jumped 17 spots, coming in at No. 51.
Osama moved up 25 spots to achieve his highest ranking for the second-straight week after defeating his fifth nationally ranked opponent this past Friday against Georgia’s No. 19-ranked Wayne Montgomery, 7-5, 6-3.
Alabama also re-entered the team rankings at No. 45 after going 1-1 this past weekend. The Crimson Tide picked up its first win over a Top 25 weekend this past Friday, defeating No. 21 Georgia 4-2, before falling to No. 24 Tennessee 5-2 on Sunday.