UVA freshman RJ Fresen is looking to make a impact this season on one of the best tennis programs in the country. RJ’s journey to Charlottesville was not without its obstacles, as he battled with significant injuries in his back. As the 2020 UVA tennis season begins, WUVA’s Stephen Mallozzi talked to RJ about the tumultuous start to his tennis career, his multitude of struggles, and what his return to the sport means to him.
Produced By: Ean Greenberg, Stephen Mallozzi, and Matt Newton
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