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2008 Men's Tennis Roster

Joey Burkhardt

Height
6' 2"
CLASS
Fr.
Hometown
St. Augustine
Weight
176 lbs.
Experience
HS
School
Pedro Menendez
Joseph Burkhardt

SOPHOMORE

Spring 2010: Earned second-team All-SEC honors and was ranked in both singles and doubles during the spring, peaking at No. 96 in singles and No. 34 in doubles with Sekou Bangoura Jr.…Posted a 16-11 doubles record in the spring, reaching the quarterfinals at SEC Indoors and going 13-10 at the No. 2 position in duals…Posted a 12-12 overall singles record for 2009-10, including 10-11 in duals…Earned his first career victory over a top-30 opponent, downing No. 26 Boris Conkic of Tennessee on April 9.

 

Fall 2009: The preseason No. 105 player in the ITA poll, was limited as he recovered from a foot injury…Played just one match, finishing the fall 0-1 with a loss in the first round of the ITA Southeast Regional Championships in Athens, Ga.

 

FRESHMAN

Spring 2009: Advanced to NCAA doubles draw along with Antoine Benneteau…The duo finished the season rated No. 18 in the ITA doubles rankings…Tallied a 17-8 singles mark and went 15-13 in doubles for the spring season…Finished the year 28-12 in singles and 20-17 in doubles…Was 4-1 at No. 3 singles and 12-7 at No. 4…Was 13-11 in doubles during dual match play, all on the first court…Recorded six wins over ranked doubles opponents, including three over top-10 duos…Won his only spring singles match with a ranked opponent, a 7-5, 6-4 victory at No. 4 against Baylor’s Dominik Mueller (then ranked No. 72) to help Florida to a 7-0 team victory.

 

Fall 2008: Went 11-4 in singles play and 5-4 in doubles with fellow freshman Carlos Cueto…Advanced to the round of 8 in his first tournament for the Gators at the ITA Southern Intercollegiate…Posted three victories through the prequalifying round of the ITA All-American…Notched two victories in the first and second rounds of qualifying before falling to Kalle Norberg (Ole Miss), 7-5, 6-4…Advanced to the round of 32 at the ITA Southeast Regional Championships in Lexington, Ky…Ended the fall season in the round of 16 at the Seminole Invitational.

 

PREP: Defeated Creighton Blanchard (Bolles), 6-0 and 6-1, to capture the 2007 FHSAA Class 2A singles championship…Runner-up of the 2006 FHSAA Tennis Championship singles and doubles competitions…Won the 2002 Southern Open Championship Age 12 doubles title, while placing third in singles competition…Finished second at the 2006 Florida Open in doubles play.

 

CAREER RECORD

                OVERALL     OPEN         DUAL          SEC       OVERALL     OPEN         DUAL          SEC

YEAR        SINGLES    SINGLES    SINGLES    SINGLES   DOUBLES  DOUBLES  DOUBLES  DOUBLES

2008-09         28-12           12-5            16-8             7-3            20-17            7-6            13-11            6-5

2009-10         12-12            2-1            10-11            4-6            16-11            3-1            13-10            6-4

Totals        40-24         14-6        26-19         11-9        36-28         10-7        26-21         12-9

 

 

All-time Dual Match                                                                           Overall

Singles By Position         #1       #2       #3       #4      #5     #6      Record

2009                                    0-0       0-0       4-1      12-7     0-0     0-0         16-8

2010                                    0-0      6-11      0-0       3-0      1-0     0-0        10-11

Totals                                0-0    6-11     4-1    15-7    1-0    0-0      26-19

 

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