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Alex Schweizer
Alex Schweizer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Paderborn, Germany

High School:
Berufskolleg Halle

Height:
6-1

Birthdate:
03/20/1983

Major:
International Business

All-American
2004 SEC Indoor Doubles Champion

As a Senior
Fall 2006:
Concluded the fall season with a 3-1 doubles record with Robert Lathouwers ... Advanced through qualifying and into the main doubles draw at the ITA All-American Championship.
Spring 2007: Advanced to the NCAA Singles Tournament, falling to UCLA's Elliott Wronski (6-4, 7-6)... Went 9-11 overall in singles (3-6 SEC), all in the No. 1 position... Posted a 3-9 record against competition ranked in the top 100... His best wins came against Georgia Tech's David North and Tennessee's Kaden Hensel, both while they were ranked No. 36 in the nation... Lost a close match (7-5, 7-6) to Georgia's John Isner in the SEC Tournament while he was ranked No. 1 in the nation... Tallied an 8-11 doubles mark, going 4-5 against SEC competition... Teamed mostly with Robbert Lathouwers, going 5-7 and earned a No. 43 national ranking in the final standings... Posted three doubles wins over ranked opponents with Lathouwers... Also teamed with Pawel Dilaj, Terence Nugent and Alexey Tsyrenov.

As a Junior
Spring 2006: Earned a 7-4 overall record at No. 1 singles (4-4 SEC) ... Defeated Florida States Ytai Abougzir in the first round of the NCAA Championship ... Was injured during the first part of the season ... Finished doubles play with a 6-6 mark ... Went 3-3 with Terence Nugent, 2-2 with Milan Krnjetin and 1-1 with Nick Lane ... Defeated two doubles teams ranked in the top-40.
Fall 2005: Finished the fall with a 7-3 singles record and was 3-3 in doubles with teammate Terence Nugent ... Ranked No. 72 in pre-season singles and No. 29 in pre-season doubles with Nugent ... With Nugent, defeated No. 9 Georgia Tech doubles team.

As a Sophomore
Spring 2005: Finished the season 15-7 in singles play (6-5 SEC) and 10-12 in doubles with partners Tom George and Gabor Zoltan Pelva ... Went undefeated in first eight singles matches ... Ranked No. 10 (as of March 22) in doubles with Gabor Zoltan Pelva ... Advanced to second round of SEC Indoor Championship in both singles and doubles ... Quarterfinalist with partner Pelva at NCAA Doubles Championship and earned All-America honors.
Fall 2004: Began the fall season ranked 14th in doubles play with partner Gabor Zoltan Pelva by ITA ... Earned a 4-4 singles record and a 6-2 doubles record with Pelva and Robert Lathouwers ... Won the consolation doubles title at the ITA All-American Championships with partner Gabor Zoltan Pelva, after defeating Boise State's Thomas Schoeck and Luke Shields 8-4 in the finals.

As a Freshman
2004 Spring: Teamed with Gabor Zoltan Pelva to win the 2004 SEC Indoor Doubles Championship. ..It was Schweizer's first week on campus and first time to compete with Zoltan Pelva.

Prior to Auburn: Advanced to the semis of doubles competition at the Australian Open in 2001...ITF Group A victory at the Dutch Open in 2000...Finished in the ITF's top-20 doubles poll and top-30 singles poll for 2001.

Personal: Born March 20, 1983 to Annette and Klaus Schweizer.