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2013 Men's Tennis Roster

Florent Diep

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

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…Had a dual match record of 9-13 with a  3-6 mark in the SEC…Played No. 1 and No. 2 singles all season…Compiled a 3-4 record at the top position and was 6-9 and the No. 2 spot…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, Ga.…The duo also advanced to the doubles final of the Bedford Cup in Gainesville, Fla.…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…Advanced through qualifying at the 2012 Pensacola Futures Championship to earn a berth in the Main Draw.

 

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…Was 1-2 in three set matches and 3-3 in tie breaks…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

Enrolled at Florida in January of 2012…Native of Paris, France…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

Totals

39-28

17-7

22-21

7-10

26-14

11-6

15-8

8-3

 

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

Totals

3-4

6-9

2-3

5-3

6-2

0-0

22-21

 

 

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