Richard Canelas
Richard Canelas

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fort Thomas, Ky.

High School:
Highlands

Height:
5-11

Birthdate:
01/18/1990


04/15/2012

Xavier Falls To George Washington In A-10 Men's Tennis Championship

Musketeers Finish Season In Sixth Straight Conference Finals

04/14/2012

Xavier Advances To Atlantic 10 Finals With 4-0 Victory Over Richmond

XU Advances To Sixth Straight Final

04/04/2012

Xavier Men Remain Perfect In A-10 Play With 6-1 Win Over Dayton

XU Hosts SLU Friday In Season Finale

04/01/2012

XU Men Earn Tough 4-3 Win Over Dukes

XU Hosts UD Wednesday

03/30/2012

XU Men Win Fifth Straight With Sweep Of Bonnies

XU Hosts Duquesne Sunday

04/15/2012

Xavier Falls To George Washington

Xavier lost in the 2012 Atlantic 10 Men's Tennis Championship final match to George Washington, 4-3.

04/13/2012

Xavier Beats Dayton, 4-0

Xavier beat Dayton 4-0 in quarterfinals of the 2012 Atlantic 10 Men's Tennis Championship in Mason, Ohio.

04/04/2012

Musketeers Win Conference Match

Xavier defeated Dayton in conference men's tennis action on Wednesday. Sophomore Jimmy Roebker won at No. 1 for the Musketeers and took his doubles match as well.

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As a Senior (2011-12): Wrapped up his career at Xavier with a 12-19 singles record and 22-11 when playing as a doubles partner ... Spent much of the year playing from the No. 3 singles position picking up seven wins ... Longest winning streak was three during the fall tournament portion of the schedule ... Put together a strong doubles campaign with partner Marc Pretorius ... The pair went 18-9 together and won 10-straight matches to close out the year ... The duo went 12-4 playing from the No. 2 doubles position and had a perfect 6-0 record in conference matches ... Reached two separate doubles flight finals during the fall tournament season.

As a Junior (2010-2011): Finished the fall season with an 8-7 singles record overall Did not play during the 2011 dual match season.

As a Sophomore (2009-10:) Second team All-Conference • Earned a 3-7 record during the 2009 fall tournament season • Advanced to the third round of the Hoosier Flight at the IU Invitational • Finished the 2010 campaign with a 12-23 overall mark including a 9-16 singles record in 2010 • Played all of his 2010 singles matches at the No. 2 position.

As A Freshman (2008-09): Posted a 20-19 singles record in his first season with the Musketeers, with his 20 wins ranking second on the team • Won his Flight 4 match against St. Bonaventure in the Atlantic 10 Conference championship to clinch XU's second straight league title • Named Atlantic 10 Conference Rookie of the Week on 1/26 after winning his Flight 3 match against Western Michigan in straight sets • Was most successful in the Flight 3 slot, posting a 5-1 record • Went 6-6 in doubles action, paired with four different partners • Was most successful when paired with fellow freshman Marc Pretorius, as the duo went 3-1 in the fall • Finished the fall season with a 10-6 singles record and a 6-6 doubles record • He finished 3rd in the Crimson flight of the Hoosier Invitational • In doubles at the Louisville Invitational, Canelas and Pretorius finished second in the "C" Flight.

Prior to Xavier: Was a quarterfinalest in the 2008 KHSAA Singles State Championship • He was ranked the fourth best prospect in the state of Kentucky by tennisrecruiting.net • Helped lead Highlands to four straight regional championships • Team also reached the quarterfinals in state competition his final three seasons • Earned All-State recognition.

Personal: Undecided on a major • Born January 18, 1990 • Son of Carlos and Margarita Canelas.

CANELAS' CAREER SINGLES STATISTICS
Year #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 Dual Open Overall
2011-12 0-0 0-1 7-13 0-0 0-0 0-0 7-14 5-5 12-19
2010-11 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 8-7 8-7
2009-10 0-0 9-16 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 9-16 3-7 12-23
2008-09 0-0 0-1 5-1 3-10 2-1 0-0 10-13 10-6 20-19
TOTAL 0-0 9-18 12-14 3-10 2-1 0-0 26-43 26-25 44-61
CANELAS' CAREER DOUBLES STATISTICS
Year #1 #2 #3 Dual Open Overall
2011-12 0-0 12-4 4-3 16-7 6-4 22-11
2010-11 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 5-5 5-5
2009-10 0-0 1-0 0-0 1-0 1-2 2-2
2008-09 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 6-6 6-6
TOTAL 0-0 13-0 0-0 17-0 18-18 35-44
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