Alex Knight
Alex  Knight

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Miami Shores, Fla.

High School:
Michael Kropp HS


04/28/2016

Knight Named to All-Big Ten Second Team

Knight Named to All-Big Ten Men's Tennis Second Team

02/21/2015

Wolverines Upset No. 22 Memphis in Doubleheader Nightcap

Men's Tennis Upsets No. 22 Memphis in Doubleheader Nightcap

Junior/Sophomore (2015-16)
• Named to All-Big Ten second team
• Ended the season ranked No. 125 in singles
• Went 16-11 in singles action, including a 15-10 dual-match record
• Played the majority of the season at the top of the lineup, going 3-8 at No. 1 and 9-2 at No. 2
• Won 11 straight singles matches in a row from Jan. 24 to March 3
• Teamed with Runhao Hua at the No. 1 doubles position, going 12-7 in dual matches

Sophomore/Freshman (2014-15)
• Finished 13-16 in singles, mostly at No. 4
• Clinched Michigan's 5-2 win over Wisconsin with a 6-4, 6-2 win at No. 4
• Picked up a 6-4, 7-6 (3) win over No. 73 Aleks Vukic of Illinois in the ITA Midwest Regional Championship first round
• Finished 11-7 in doubles

Freshman (2013-14)
• Early enrollee. Redshirted

Prep
• Rated as a five-star recruit by tennisrecruiting.net
• Blue-chip prospect and rated as high as No. 5 in the country by tennisrecruiting.net
• Ranked No. 24 nationally, No. 1 in Florida
• 2013 Florida High School Player of the Year
• 2012 and 2013 All-American by the National High School Tennis All-American Foundation
• Finished 52-25 overall, including 15-7 against other five star players
• Michael Kropp High School (2014)

Career Statistics

Singles Overall Dual Tourn. Big Ten #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6
2014-15 13-16 9-11 4-5 4-5 -- 0-1 1-3 8-7 -- --
2015-16 16-11 15-10 1-1 5-4 3-8 9-2 2-0 1-0 -- --
Career 29-27 24-21 5-6 9-9 3-8 9-3 3-3 9-7 -- --
Doubles Overall Dual Tourn. Big Ten #1 #2 #3
2014-15 11-7 10-6 1-1 5-4 3-0 7-6 --
2015-16 15-9 12-7 0-1 4-3 12-7 -- --
Career 26-16 22-13 1-2 9-7 15-7 7-6 --

 



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