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Liberty Flames Men's Tennis Adds Juri and Barker for 2018-19 Season

April 20, 2018  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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 Liberty Flames Men's Tennis Adds Juri and Barker for 2018-19 Season

Liberty Men's Tennis Head Coach Derek Schwandt has announced the addition of Farid Juri and William Barker for the 2018-19 season.

"Our coaching staff is honored to have Farid and William join our team. Farid and William are both excellent athletes with a tenacious, competitive spirit," Schwandt said. "We are excited to start working with them and help them reach their goals on and off the court. Farid and William are fighters who will push everyone around them to make the most of every day. We can't wait for them to arrive at Liberty and start training."

Juri and Barker join a strong Liberty recruiting class which also features Josh Wilson (British U18 National Finalist) and Ian Sturgill (five-star recruit, No. 38 on TennisRecruiting.net).

Farid Juri (San Rafael, Argentina/Colegio Maria Del Valle Grande)
Juri was a semifinalist at the Argentina U18 Nationals. He is also ranked No. 3 in the U18 Argentina national rankings.

William Barker (Statesville, N.C/Oceanside Collegiate Academy)
Barker is a four-star recruit, as listed by TennisRecruiting.net. In December 2017, Barker was the Level 2 Icy Hot champion in Knoxville, Tenn.