Buckeyes face No. 1 seed UCLA in semifinals at 2 p.m. ET Monday
Buckeyes, Aggies meet for second time in 2013
April 16 - 22, 2013
Ohio State beats Michigan, 4-0, to win eighth-consecutive conference title
Ohio State recognizes seniors Devin McCarthy, Connor Smith and Ille Van Engelen
Michael D. Case Tennis Center Tulsa, Okla.
Ohio State Career Honors- 2011 and 2012 Second Team All-Big Ten recipient ... 2010, 2011 and 2012 Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... four-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete recipient (2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012).
2011-12 (Redshirt Junior Season)- Second Team All-Big Ten honoree ... with sophomore Ille Van Engelen, the duo owned a team-leading 33-10 overall record (23-7 in dual competition and 9-2 mark in Big Ten Conference matches) ... individually, amassed 34 doubles victories ... in singles action, owned a 28-9 overall record, including a 24-6 ledger in dual action ... fi nished Big Ten regular season with 10-0 mark ... playing mostly No. 5 singles, earned a 17-4 record ... earned pair of wins in fi rst and second rounds of NCAA championships vs. ETSU (May 12); won 6-3, 6-3 vs. Rogerio Ribeiro after beating Jeremy Bonnevalle and Juan Ramirez in doubles 8-3 with Van Engelen ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
2010-11 (Redshirt Sophomore Season)- Second Team All-Big Ten honoree ... competed at 2010 D'Novo All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla. (Oct. 10)and went 2-1 ... advanced to quarterfinals of 2010 Wilson/ITA Midwest Regional Championship in Notre Dame, Ind., (Oct. 25) before losing to teammate Matt Allare ... in singles, amassed overall mark of 30-5, including 25-3 record in duals ... was 11-2 at No. 5 position and 10-0 at No. 6 ... went 9-1 in conference action ... began season with only one singles loss in fi rst 16 matches ... had impressive 6-4, 7-4 win vs. No. 23 Drew Courtney of No. 1 Virginia to earn the team's only point vs. the Cavaliers (Feb. 20) ... fi nished season on team-high four-match win streak ... had only one loss at home entire season ... ranked as high as 46th in singles ... teamed with Balazs Novak in doubles play ... duo advanced to semifinals of Wilson/ITA Midwest Regional championship ... went 17-6 overall including 11-4 dual mark ... posted 7-0 records at No. 1 and 2 positions in doubles ... in NCAA competition, went 2-0 in singles with three unfinished contests ... defeated Virginia's Justin Shane 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 en route to helping team advance to semifinals... was only player in nation to go 2-0 vs. Virginia in singles competition ... Academic All-Big Ten recipient ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete honoree.
2009-10 (Redshirt Freshman Season)- Participated in first-career national collegiate tournament at 2009 D'Novo All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla. (Oct. 3-11) and earned a 3-1 record in singles ... advanced to Round of 16 in singles at 2009 Wilson/ITA Midwest Regional Championship in Ann Arbor, Mich. (Oct. 15-19) ... held 18-2 overall record with perfect 13-0 dual-match record ... recorded 10-0 and 3-0 marks at Nos. 6 and 5 singles, respectively ... won match-clinching point to help Buckeyes claim 100th-consecutive home victory after defeating Matt Mannasse of Purdue in straight sets 6-1, 6-0 at No. 6 for fi rst-career Big Ten singles win (March 12) ... 15 of 18 victories were in straight sets ... 5-0 in Big Ten play ... garnered first-career NCAA championship singles win vs. Western Michigan's Brad Noel 6-4, 6-0 at No. 6 singles to clinch match point for Ohio State (May 15) ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
2008-09 (Freshman Season)- Did not see action for the Buckeyes ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State- Earned four consecutive First Team All-State honors ... won 2008 Division II Ohio High School Athletics Association state singles title for Indian Hills High School and helped Indian Hills win two Ohio High School team state championships in 2005 and 2006 ... won 2008 boys' 18 Midwest doubles championship ... as a freshman, claimed Ohio High School doubles state championship and placed fourth in 2007 at National Clay Court boys' 16s ... went 30-1 in doubles as a freshman and had an overall singles record of 20-2 in 2008.
Personal - Son of Janis and Devin ... has three brothers who all have NCAA Division I experience at Big Ten programs ... brothers Ryan and Mike played for Indiana University and Andrew competed for Northwestern University ... plans to continue to play tennis or have a career in sports ... enjoys playing any sport or any athletic activity.
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