Alex Knight
Alex  Knight

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Miami Shores, Fla.

High School:
Michael Kropp HS


02/21/2015

Wolverines Upset No. 22 Memphis in Doubleheader Nightcap

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

Sophomore/Freshman (2014-15) ... Earned first varsity letter ... Singles ... 13-16 overall ... Went 9-11 in dual matches ... 0-1 at No. 2, 1-3 at No. 3 and 8-7 at No. 4 ... Clinched Michigan's 5-2 win over Wisconsin (April 17) 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 ... Doubles ... Finished 11-7 in doubles action ... Went 8-5 in dual match play with Runhao Hua and 2-1 with Alex Petrone.

Freshman (2013-14)
... early enrollee ... redshirted.

Prep ... graduated from Michael Kropp High School (2013) after his junior year ... 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 ....tabbed the No. 24th-ranked player in the country in the class of 2014 ... rated as high as the No. 1-ranked player in the state of Florida ... 2013 Florida High School Player of the Year .... 2013 Miami Dade County Co-Player of the Year ... 2013 All-American by the National High School Tennis All-American Foundation ... posted a 52-25 overall record in high school, including a 15-7 mark against other five-star players ... Florida High School Athletic Association 4A state champion in both singles and doubles ... 2012 Miami Dade County Co-Player of the Year ... 2012 All-American by the National High School Tennis All-American Foundation.

National/International ...reached the singles and doubles final at the National Open in Pensacola, Fla ... doubles finalist at 2012 Eddie Herr International Championships (B16s) ... doubles semifinalist at 2013 National Championships (B16s).

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 -- --
Career 13-16 9-11 4-5 4-5 -- 0-1 1-3 8-7 -- --
Doubles Overall Dual Tourn. Big Ten #1 #2 #3
2014-15 11-7 10-6 1-1 5-4 3-0 7-6 --
Career 11-7 10-6 1-1 5-4 3-0 7-6 --

 



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