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2011 Men's Tennis Roster

Florent Diep

Height
6' 2"
CLASS
So.
Hometown
Paris, France
Weight
169 lbs.
Experience
TR
School
Lycée Paul Doumer

COLLEGIATE HONORS

2014 All-American (singles)

2014 First Team All-SEC

2014 ITA Southeast Senior Player of the Year

2014 Gator MVP

2013 Gator Coaches Award

2013 Second Team All-SEC

2013 SEC Academic Honor Roll

2012 45th Southern Intercollegiate Championship Doubles Title (with Mike Alford)

 

SENIOR

Spring 2014

·         Compiled a 31-17 overall singles record this season, leading UF in singles wins in his senior campaign

·         Earned 2014 All-America honors, playing his way to the NCAA Singles Quarterfinals in Athens, Georgia

·         Was named the 2014 ITA Southeast Senior Player of the Year

·         Earned First Team All-SEC honors for the first time in his collegiate career

·         Tallied a stellar 14 wins over ITA-ranked opponents, including a victory over then-No. 13 UK’s Tom Jomby to conclude the regular season for UF

·         Boasted an 18-11 doubles record with six wins playing No. 1

·         Ranked as high as No. 49 in singles and No. 26 (with partner Gordon Watson) in doubles ITA Rankings

·         Was named the 2014 Gators MVP

Fall 2013

·         Won the doubles title with partner Stephane Piro at the 2013 Dick Vitale Lakewood Ranch Intercollegiate Clay Court Classic

·         Advanced to the third round of the ITA Men’s All-America Qualifying Singles

·         Advanced to the third round of the ITA Men’s All-America Qualifying Doubles with partner Mike Alford

 

JUNIOR

Spring 2013

·         Ended the season with an overall singles record of 25-19, equaling the second-most wins on the season

·         Finished the season ranked No. 79 in the ITA Singles Rankings

·         Clinched the match at No. 7 Ole Miss with a three-set win over 84th ranked William Kallberg

·         Totaled nine singles wins against ranked opponents

·         Totaled 24 doubles wins, pairing with Gordon Watson for a perfect 7-0 record

 

Fall 2012

·         Finished with a 13-6 singles record and a 10-3 doubles record with Michael Alford

·         Diep and Alford teamed up to win the Doubles Title at the 45th Annual Southern Intercollegiate Championships in Athens, Georgia

·         The duo also advanced to the doubles final of the Bedford Cup in Gainesville, Florida

·         Diep claimed the first singles title of his Gator career, defeating Georgia State’s Victor Valente in the finals of the 2012 USTA/ITA Southeast Regional Championships in Tallahassee

·         Recorded four wins over nationally ranked opponents, including 17th ranked teammate, Bob van Overbeek

 

SOPHOMORE

Spring 2012

·         Enrolled in January of 2012 and started playing in competitions immediately with a sophomore status

·         Compiled a 14-9 record in singles and 2-2 record in doubles

·         Was 13-8 in dual matches, playing in the No. 3, 4 and 5 singles positions

·         Ended the year with a six-match win streak

·         Provided the clinching point for the Gators in three matches

·         Beat the first ranked opponent of his career in the final match against Ohio State in the NCAA Round of 16, defeating No. 85 Devin McCarthy 6-4, 6-2 at No. 5 singles

 

Prior to Florida

·         Reached a ranking of No. 673 in the world in singles and No. 634 in doubles during the 2011 season

 

Career Record

Year

Overall Singles

Tournament Singles

Dual

Singles

SEC

Singles

Overall Doubles

Tournament Doubles

Dual Doubles

SEC Doubles

2011-12

14-9

1-1

13-8

4-4

2-2

0-1

2-1

1-0

2012-13

25-19

16-6

9-13

3-6

24-12

11-5

13-7

7-3

2013-14

31-17

17-11

14-6

8-2

18-11

8-5

10-6

6-4

Totals

70-45

34-18

36-27

15-12

44-25

19-11

25-14

14-7

 

All-Time Singles Dual Match Record by Position

Year

#1

#2

#3

#4

#5

#6

Overall

2012

0-0

0-0

2-3

5-3

6-2

0-0

13-8

2013

3-4

6-9

0-0

0-0

0-0

0-0

9-13

2014

4-3

6-1

0-0

2-1

2-0

0-1

14-6

Totals

7-7

12-10

2-3

7-4

8-2

0-1

36-27

 

 

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