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Alex Gornet
Alex  Gornet

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Louisville, Ky.

High School:
St. Xavier

Height:
5-11


06/24/2015

Stiefelmeyer Named ACC Men's Tennis Scholar Athlete of the Year

Stiefelmeyer tabbed ACC Men's Tennis Scholar Athlete of the Year; Wagner and Gornet also earn academic honors.

06/15/2015

Gornet Reaches Doubles Finals of USTA Tennessee Valley Open Championships

Alex Gornet Reaches Doubles Finals of USTA Tennessee Valley Open Championships

06/02/2015

Gornet Wins Winston-Salem Futures Wildcard Open

Gornet kicks off the summer with a tournament win

05/12/2015

Men's Tennis Adds Donohue

Louisville native Sean Donohue will join the Cardinals in the fall

05/08/2015

Men's Tennis Loses to Drake in NCAA First Round

Cards win doubles point and Michael Lippens picks up a singles victory

04/17/2015

LOUISVILLE MEN'S TENNIS v DUKE | SENIOR DAY

Louisville Men's Tennis v Duke | Senior Day

04/07/2015

LOUISVILLE MEN'S TENNIS v WRIGHT STATE

Louisville Men's Tennis v Wright State

04/05/2015

LOUISVILLE MEN'S TENNIS v MIAMI

Louisville Men's Tennis v Miami

04/03/2015

LOUISVILLE MEN'S TENNIS v VIRGINIA TECH

Louisville Men's Tennis v Virginia Tech

03/08/2015

LOUISVILLE MEN'S TENNIS v NOTRE DAME

Louisville Men's Tennis v Notre Dame

As a junior (2014-15): Registered a 25-13 overall record in singles… Went 15-9 in dual matches playing mostly at Nos. 2 and 3… Compiled a 22-9 mark in doubles with a 17-3 record in dual matches playing mostly at No. 1… The duo of Gornet and Jeffrey Brown posted a 16-5 record and appeared in the ITA national doubles rankings six times, reaching as high as No. 56… Advanced to the third round of the ITA All-American Pre-Qualifying Draw… Reached the semifinals of the Ohio Valley Regional Championships… All-ACC Academic Team selection.

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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