Southern Miss vs Men's Tennis on Friday, February 10, 2012 in Auburn, AL.
As a Sophomore Fall 2012: Recorded a 7-2 record in singles and a 5-1 record in doubles while playing with Michael Wardell and Andreas Mies ... Won the second singles flight at the Crimson Tide Invitational while also capturing the first doubles flight with Mies ... Finished 2-0 in doubles at the Napa Valley Collegiate with Wardell ... Won his last four singles matches of the fall.
As a Freshman Spring 2012: Compiled a 17-9 record in singles, playing in the bottom three spots in the lineup ... Was 7-5 at No. 4, 5-3 at No. 5 and 5-1 at the No. 6 spot ... Won twice against nationally ranked opponents ... Posted a 4-7 mark in SEC play ... Was ranked as high as No. 100 in the ITA singles rankings ... Posted a 13-13 mark in doubles, playing primarily with Andreas Mies (5-6) and Daniel Cochrane (7-7) ... Began the season winning his first eight completed matches and 11 of his first 12 to move into the national rankings ... Defeated No. 98 Lars Behlen of Baylor, 6-4, 7-5, for his first win over a ranked opponent ... Provided a win at the No. 4 position at Ole Miss, downing No. 49 William Kallberg, 6-4, 6-2 ... Earned the clinching point in Auburn's win over LSU with a 6-4, 6-2 win over Stefan Szacinski ... Won both of his matches in the NCAA Tournament ... Defeated Drake's Ben Mullis, 6-3, 1-6, 6-3, to clinch the Tigers' first-round NCAA win ... Provided a big win in Auburn's second-round match at Illinois, defeating Ross Guignon, 6-3, 6-2. Fall 2011: Did not play; enrolled at Auburn in January 2012.
Prior to Auburn Was ranked No. 125 among men's players in Germany.
Personal Native of Munich, Germany ... Parents are Markus and Renate ... Has one brother, Daniel ... Plans to major in international business.