Ormeno Ruiz gains national ranking for CU Buffs tennis

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Colorado’s Nuria Ormeno Ruiz begins her senior season ranked No. 110 in singles by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.

Colorado Buffaloes senior Nuria Ormeno Ruiz is ranked at No. 110 in the preseason singles rankings released by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.

Ormeno Ruiz earned honorable mention All-Pac-12 honors this past spring after winning a team-best 23 matches, including seven at the No. 1 singles spot. The native of Barcelona, Spain begins her senior season with a singles mark of 61-36, ranking 25th in program history in wins. Ormeno Ruiz was the recipient of the 2016 ITA Mountain Region Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award.

The Buffs begin their fall schedule on Sept. 22 on the opening day of the CU Invitational.

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