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Alex Gornet
Alex Gornet

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Louisville, Ky.

High School:
St. Xavier

Height:
5-11


01/24/2015

Men's Tennis Falls to No. 3 Virginia

Cards fall to third-ranked Virginia in regional finals of ITA Kick-Off Weekend

01/23/2015

Men's Tennis Defeats VCU 4-0

Cards defeat VCU 4-0 in first round of in ITA Kick-Off Weekend

01/16/2015

Men's Tennis Plays Host to Drake and Murray State Sunday

Cards face Drake at 1 p.m. and Murray State at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Bass-Rudd Tennis Center

01/13/2015

Men's Tennis Earns Ohio Valley Region Singles and Doubles Rankings

Cards place three singles players and two doubles teams in Ohio Valley Region Rankings

01/08/2015

Men's Tennis Opens 2015 at Hawaii's Rainbow Warrior Classic

Cards pick up eight singles wins on day one

04/13/2014

LOUISVILLE v AUSTIN PEAY | SENIOR DAY

Louisville Men's Tennis v Austin Peay | Senior Day

04/09/2014

LOUISVILLE v EASTERN KENTUCKY

Louisville Men's Tennis v Eastern Kentucky

04/06/2014

LOUISVILLE MEN'S TENNIS V VCU

Louisville Men's Tennis v VCU

01/30/2014

LOUISVILLE v TOLEDO

Louisville Men's Tennis v Toledo

09/13/2013

MEN'S TENNIS FALL INVITATIONAL

Louisville Men's Tennis Fall Invitational

In the fall (2014): Registered a 9-3 record in singles... Advanced to the third round of the ITA All-American Pre-Qualifying Draw... Reached the semifinals of the Ohio Valley Regional Championships... Compiled a 4-3 doubles mark with Jeffrey Brown (2-1), Michael Lippens (2-1) and Sebastian Stiefelmeyer (0-1).

As a sophomore (2013-14): Registered a 26-7 singles record...Compiled a 16-4 record in dual matches playing mostly at Nos. 3 and 4...Had a record of 23-16 in doubles...Went 3-0 in singles in the Louisville Fall Invitational...Advanced to the round of 16 in the ITA Ohio Valley Regionals... Teamed with Albert Wagner, Amaury Derognat and Eric Bonfre to go 5-4 in doubles... The duo of Gornet and Wagner won the UVA Ranked+1 Red Division title... CoSIDA/ Capital One Academic At-Large District IV team... Named to the Athletic Director's honor roll in the fall and spring... Dean's Scholar in the fall... Dean's List in the spring... ITA Academic Scholar Athlete... Selected to the American Athletic Conference All-Academic team.

As a freshman (2012-13): Posted a team-best 24-10 record in singles... Went 14-6 in dual matches playing at Nos. 4, 5 and 6... Went 2-0 in singles in the BIG EAST Conference tournament... Reached the `A' division finals of the Louisville Fall Invitational... Paired with Chris Simich, Albert Wagner and Michael Lippens for a 7-3 mark in doubles... Spent three weeks in the ITA doubles ranking with Albert Wagner, reaching as high as No. 31... Gornet and Simich advanced to the `A' championship match of the Louisville Fall Invitational... The duo of Gornet and Wagner reached the semifinals of the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional... Named to the Athletic Director's honor roll and was a Dean's Scholar in the fall and spring... Earned Red & Black Scholar honors in the fall and spring... ITA Scholar Athlete.

High School/Juniors: Four-time All-State selection... Reached the singles finals of the state high school championship in 2011 and 2012... State doubles champion in 2009... Ranked No. 64 the United States junior rankings and No. 7 in the Southern USA region... Went undefeated at the Southern States Team Cup and reached the finals of the Southern Designated in Memphis... Semifinalist of the USTA Birmingham Regional and the Southern Designated in Baton Rouge... Advanced to the third round of doubles of 2012 USTA National Clay Court Championship with Jeffrey Brown... Finished runner-up in the Southern USA Indoor Championships... Reached consolation round of 16 in the Southern USA Junior Championships.

Personal: Full name is Alex Gornet... Son of Judie Parks-Gornet and Tim Gornet.. Birthdate is July 2, 1994... Major is chemistry... Post college ambition is to enter into medical research... His father played tennis at UofL from 1982-86

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