Mike DePietro
Mike DePietro

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bloomfield Hills, Mich.

High School:
Lahser

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 195

Birthdate:
09/22/1986


At Michigan ... Four-year varsity letterwinner (2006-09) ... member of Michigan's 2008 NCAA Sweet 16 team ... ITA Scholar-Athlete (2009) ... two-time Academic All-Big Ten selection (2008-09) ... three-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award winner (2006, '08-09) ... two-time team captain (2008-09) ... Michigan's Leadership Award recipient (2009) ... Michigan's Most Improved Player (2006) ... finished career with records of 20-23 in singles (1-2 dual match) and 12-12 in doubles (1-1 dual match).

Senior (2008-09) ... Earned fourth varsity letter ... ITA Scholar-Athlete ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award winner ... elected Michigan's Leadership Award recipient by teammates ... elected co-captain by teammates ... Singles... 4-8 overall record ... 3-5 regional record ... 0-1 against nationally-ranked opponents ... 0-2 dual-match record at No. 6 ... 0-1 record during Big Ten regular season ... 4-6 record in tournament play ... went 1-3 at Key Biscayne Invitational (Jan. 9-11) ... went 1-2 at Jack Vredevelt Invitational (Oct. 31-Nov. 2) ... went 0-1 in qualifying at Wilson/ITA Midwest Regional Championships (Oct. 16-20) ... went 2-0 at Wolverine Invitational (Sept. 19-21) ... Doubles... 4-5 overall record ... 4-3 regional record ... 4-5 record in tournament play ... went 0-2 with Peter Aarts and Matt Parks at Key Biscayne Invitational (Jan. 9-11) ... went 2-1 with David Streeter at Jack Vredevelt Invitational (Oct. 31-Nov. 2) ... went 0-1 with Aarts in main draw at Wilson/ITA Midwest Regional Championships (Oct. 16-20) ... went 2-1 with Aarts and Streeter at Wolverine Invitational (Sept. 19-21).

Junior (2007-08) ... Earned third varsity letter ... member of Michigan's NCAA Sweet 16 team ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award winner ... elected co-captain by teammates ... Singles... 8-7 overall record ... 7-3 regional record ... 0-1 record against nationally-ranked opponents ... 8-7 record in tournament play ... went 1-2 at Duke Invitational (Jan. 19-21) ... went 4-2 at Big Ten Singles Championship (Nov. 9-12) ... went 0-2 at Crimson Tide Fall Championships (Oct. 26-28) ... went 3-1 at Tom Fallon Invitational (Sept. 28-30) ... Doubles... 5-2 overall record ... 3-2 regional record ... 0-1 dual-match record with Andrew Mazlin at No. 3 ... 0-1 record during Big Ten regular season ... 5-1 record in tournament play ... went 2-0 with Peter Aarts and Matt Parks at Duke Invitational (Jan. 19-21) ... went 3-1 with Scott Bruckmann and David Streeter at Tom Fallon Invitational (Sept. 28-30).

Sophomore (2006-07) ... Earned second varsity letter ... Singles... 3-3 overall record ... 2-2 regional record ... 3-3 record in tournament play ... went 1-3 at Big Ten Singles Championship (Nov. 10-13) ... went 2-0 record at Wolverine Invitational (Sept. 29-Oct. 1) ... Doubles... 2-0 overall record ... 1-0 regional record ... 1-0 dual-match record with Andrew Mazlin at No. 3 ... teamed with Mazlin to earn an 8-2 decision over Butler's Peric/West for first career dual-match win (Jan. 20)... 1-0 record in tournament play ... went 1-0 with Steve Peretz at Wolverine Invitational (Sept. 29-Oct. 1).

Freshman (2005-06) ... Earned first varsity letter ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award winner ... elected Michigan's Most Improved Player by teammates ... Singles... 5-5 overall record ... 2-2 regional record ... 1-0 dual-match record at No. 6 ... 1-0 record during Big Ten regular season ... defeated Iowa's Kyle Markham, 7-6(1), 6-4, for first career dual-match win (April 2) ... 4-5 record in tournament play ... went 1-2 at Miami Invitational (Jan. 14-16) ... went 0-2 at Big Ten Singles Championship (Nov. 12-14) ... went 3-1 at Tom Fallon Invitational (Sept. 23-25), defeating Wisconsin's Gian Hodgson, 6-4, 6-7(6), 1-0(5), for first collegiate win ... Doubles... 1-5 overall record ... 0-2 regional record ... 1-5 record in tournament play ... went 0-3 with Scott Bruckmann and Steve Peretz at Miami Invitational (Jan. 14-16) ... went 0-1 with Bruckmann in main draw at Wilson/ITA Midwest Regional Championships (Oct. 20-25) ... went 1-1 with Bruckmann and Peretz at Tom Fallon Invitational (Sept. 23-25), including an 8-5 decision over Army's Coulis/Harris with Peretz for first collegiate win.

Prep ... Attended Lahser High School (2005) ... four-year honor roll student ... National Honor Society member ... Student Council member ... honored as Brightest and Best by Channel 7 Detroit (WXYZ) ... four-year letterwinner in tennis ... named team captain in both junior and senior seasons ... Division II state champion at No. 3 singles as a freshman, state semifinalist at No. 1 singles as a senior ... regional champion as a freshman, junior and senior ... regional runner-up as a sophomore ... league champion as a senior ... league runner-up as a freshman and sophomore ... helped lead team to 2002 state championship and three straight third-place finishes ... member of four straight regional championship (2002-05) and three league championship (2002, `04-05) teams ... named to all-state first team in his final three years ... four-time Oakland Activities Association all-league ... earned four straight Birmingham/Bloomfield Observer/Eccentric all-area accolades ... earned Oakland Press all-county honors as a sophomore and senior ... named team MVP as a freshman and senior ... honored with team leadership award as a junior and senior ... earned team sportsmanship award as a freshman ... ranked as high as No. 89 among high school seniors by tennisrecruiting.net.

Personal ... Michael Daniel DePietro was born September 22, 1986 ... son of Robert and Linda DePietro ... graduated from the College of Literature, Science and the Arts with a bachelor's degree in English (2009).

Career Statistics

SinglesOverall Dual Tourn.Big Ten* #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6
2005-065-51-04-51-0----------1-0
2006-073-30-03-30-0------------
2007-088-70-08-70-0------------
2008-094-80-24-60-1----------0-2
Career20-231-219-211-1----------1-2
DoublesOverall Dual Tourn.Big Ten* #1 #2 #3
2005-061-50-01-50-0------
2006-072-01-01-00-0----1-0
2007-085-20-15-10-1----0-1
2008-094-50-04-50-0------
Career12-121-111-110-1----1-1

* Big Ten Conference dual-match record (regular season)


Year-by-Year Dual-Match Statistics: 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 (PDF)