The SBU Department of Athletics is proud to announce the inductees of the SBU Athletics Hall of Fame, Class of 2009. The following SBU Athletics Hall of Fame inductees will be recognized on February 14, 2009, during the SBU Athletics Honors Night ceremony, which will also recognize SBU’s senior athletes.
1984 Men’s Tennis Team
Raul Saad (Argentina), who now lives in Naples, Florida, was named All-American and All-District 16.
Sven Groeneveld (Holland), who is a professional coach of Ana Ivonovic (French Open Singles Champion) was named All-American and All-District 16l
Keven Kopp (Jefferson City, Mo.) is now a banker in Indianapolis. Kopp was named All-American, and was a member of the National Doubles Championship team.
Gregg Yarbrough (Steele, Mo.) is currently a public school principal. He was named All-American, and was a member of the National Doubles Championship team.
Ronen Graziani (Israel), is a tennis camp owner and real estate agent in Naples, Florida. He was named All-District 16.
David Smashey (Bolivar, Mo.) is a science teacher in Willard, Mo. Smashey was named All-District 16.