Ryan senior Jesse Hodge signed to continue his tennis career at Millikin University, a Division III school that competes in the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin.
Hodge was the MVP of Ryan’s team this year, placed second at district and was a regional qualifier in singles. He was a second-team all-district selection as a junior and senior and also earned second-team all-district honors in doubles this year. His four-year career included three tournament wins, a second-place finish and two consolation victories.
Millikin is coached by Alex Covington, who took over the program in May 2017.