Nico Godsick, Kyle Kang and Hudson Rivera signed national letters of intent with the Cardinal, giving Stanford three blue chips and top 20 signers, according to Tennis Recruiting.
Niko Godsik | Hunting Valley, Ohio | Laurel Springs School (Florida)
- Tennis Recruiting’s top-chip recruit was ranked 20th nationally.
- Reached a career-high No. 23 in the ITF rankings in 2022.
- 2022 ITF Grade 1 Champion Salinas Singles
- Semi-finalist Roland Garros 2022 doubles
- 2022 USTA Hard Court 18 & Under National Champion Doubles (Kalamazoo)
- Won a round in the Pro US Open in doubles in 2022.
- 2021 USTA Hard Court 16 & Under National Doubles Champion (Kalamazoo)
- US Open 2021 Junior Doubles Semifinalist
- Orange Bowl 2020 U16 doubles winner
- Sister Isabella plays lacrosse at Dartmouth.
Quote: “To be able to attend one of the most famous institutions in the world and be part of such a legendary tennis program is a dream come true.” – Nico Godcik
Kyle Kang | Fullerton, California | parkview
- Tennis Recruiting High Chip Nation No. 1 Rookie (2022)
- U.S. Open Junior Quarterfinalist and won the inaugural U.S. Open Junior Sportsmanship Award (2022)
- Semi-finalist ITF Sunrise Futures (2022)
- Finalist J1 San Diego ITF (2022)
- Placed 5th at Kalamazoo and earned a spot at the US Junior Open (2021).
- Won first ATP point at Calabasas Open (2021).
- Reached the quarter-finals at the Oracle ITA Masters by defeating the #1 seed (2020)
- Won the Les Petits Doubles Championship in Tarbes, France (2019).
- Member of the US Under 14 team that won the 2019 World Junior Tag Team Championship in the Czech Republic.
- Zimmerman/Johnson USTA B14 National Tournament Champion (2018)
- Won B12 Easter Bowl singles and B12 Eddie Herr doubles (2017)
Quote: “I chose Stanford because it offers a program that is both academically and athletically competitive. This is the place where I know that I will be surrounded by peers, teachers, coaching staff and a team that will help me become the best version of myself.” — Kyle Kang.
Hudson Rivera | Rancho Santa Fe, California | classical academy
- Tennis Recruiting’s top-chip recruit was ranked 12th nationally.
- The top six recruits in the state of California
- Reached the semi-finals of the M15 singles in Claremont, California in 2022.
- Qualified in singles at the 2022 US Junior Open.
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Quote: “I chose Stanford to challenge myself and have the most fun on and off the court. Stanford’s all-star tennis team has the coaches, players and resources to take me to the next level. Along with a great tennis team, Stanford’s academic excellence will teach me the skills and vision to continue my business ventures after tennis.” Hudson Rivera