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Spencer Newman

Height
5' 10"
CLASS
Sr.
Hometown
Miami, Fla.
Weight
162 lbs.
Experience
2L
School
Kaplan College Preparatory School

SENIOR

Spring 2014

         Played No. 1 in the Gator lineup in six out of seven dual matches he played this season

         Tallied a win over one ITA-ranked opponent in the 2013-14 season

         Ranked as high as No. 65 in the 2014 ITA singles rankings

 

junior

Spring 2013 (at Florida)

         Sat out due to transfer rules.

 

Fall 2012 (at Michigan)

         Transferred to Michigan for the fall semester and competed in two tournaments with the Wolverines

         Played in the main draw of the ITA All-America Championships in Tulsa, losing to No. 31 Soren Hess-Olesen from Texas in the Round of 64

         Transferred back to Florida in January of 2013.

 

SOPHOMORE

Spring 2012

         Had a team-high 32 singles wins, as well as a team-high 29 doubles victories

         His combined total of 61 wins ranks seventh all-time for a single-season in Florida tennis history

         Ranked No. 65 in the country in the final singles rankings and No. 62 in doubles with Tripper Carleton and No. 69 with Bob van Overbeek

         Win percentage of .780 (32-9) in singles was the highest on the team

         Had a 16-5 mark in dual matches, the most wins on the team, including a 7-2 record in SEC play

         Reached as high as No. 50 in the country in the singles rankings during the spring dual match season

         Had eight wins over ranked opponents in singles

         Started the season paired with Tripper Carleton in doubles, posting a 21-7 record and reaching as high as No. 14 in the rankings

         Later paired with Bob van Overbeek to go 8-1 and reach No. 64 in the rankings

 

Fall 2011

         Collected the most wins of any Gator during the fall season, posting a 13-3 record

         Earned his first two wins over nationally ranked opponents, upsetting No. 34 Juan Spir on two occasions

         Advanced to the Round of 16 at the Southern Intercollegiate Championships and the Quarterfinals of the Southeast Regional Championships

         Teamed with transfer Tripper Carleton to post a 10-3 doubles record, including seven-straight wins to open the season, earning a No. 41 preseason ranking for the spring of 2012

         The pair advanced to the finals of the Southern Intercollegiate Championships and the Round of 16 at the Southeast Region Championship

 

FRESHMAN

Spring 2011

         Enrolled at UF in January 2011

         Posted an 11-8 singles record and 1-0 in doubles

         Named SEC Freshman of the Week on March 30 after providing a key three-set win against Zach White in Floridaís 4-3 road victory over Mississippi State

         Posted a four-match winning streak that included straight-sets wins in the SEC Tournament quarterfinals and semifinals, as well as the NCAA first and second rounds..

         His 6-0, 6-4 win over Miamiís Pedro Ast clinched the Gatorsí second-round NCAA Tournament match

 

Prior to Florida

         Ranked by tennisrecruiting.net as a five-star, top-15 national recruit

         Reached the quarterfinals at the 2010 USTA International Spring Championships in Carson, California

         Won the Orange Co. Winter Designated BG18 in Orlando, Florida in February 2010.

 

Career Record

Year

Overall Singles

Tournament Singles

Dual

Singles

SEC

Singles

Overall Doubles

Tournament Doubles

Dual Doubles

SEC Doubles

2010-11

11-9

-

11-8

4-4

1-0

-

1-0

1-0

2011-12

32-9

16-4

16-5

7-2

29-8

11-4

18-4

8-2

2012-13*

1-4

1-4

-

-

2-2

2-2

-

-

2013-14

5-5

4-1

1-4

0-1

6-1

2-1

4-0

1-0

Totals

49-26

21-9

28-17

11-7

38-11

15-7

23-4

10-2

*at Michigan

 

All-Time Singles Dual Match Record by Position

Year

#1

#2

#3

#4

#5

#6

Overall

2011

0-0

0-0

0-0

0-0

2-4

9-4

11-8

2012

0-0

0-0

2-0

9-3

5-2

0-0

16-5

2014

1-4

0-0

0-0

0-0

0-0

0-0

1-4

Totals

1-4

0-0

2-0

9-3

7-6

9-4

28-17

 

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