GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Florida men’s tennis program announced the signings of Nate Bonetto (Bend, Oregon) and Abedallah Shelbayh (Amman, Jordan) to the 2021 recruiting class on Tuesday.
Bonetto and Shelbayh will join the team in the fall of 2021.
Bonetto is a five-star prospect and the No.1 player in the state of Oregon for the class of 2021 according to the Tennis Recruiting Network.
Shelbayh trains at the Rafael Nadal Tennis Academy in Manacor, Spain and is No. 100 in the ITF Junior Rankings.
“We are very excited about our next incoming class,” Gators Head Coach Bryan Shelton said. “We are bringing in outstanding young men that will continue to elevate our program. One very interesting fact is that all are lefties.”
Nate Bonetto – Bend, Oregon
5-Star Blue Chip Prospect (TRN) No.1 Rated Player in Oregon for Class of 2021 (TRN) No. 3 Rated Player in the Northwest Region for Class of 2021 (TRN) No. 16 Rated Player Nationally for Class of 2021 (TRN) Career-High Ranking was No. 7 in 2020 Career-High ITF Juniors Ranking is No. 233 Rated a 12 on the Universal Tennis Rating (UTR) scale “Nate Bonetto is one of the sharpest young men that I have ever