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Chris Simich
Chris  Simich

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Auckland, New Zealand

High School:
Liston College

Height:
5-9

Birthdate:
05/31/1993


03/27/2015

No. 23 Men's Tennis Defeats Georgia Tech 4-3

Luis Elizondo clinches the match with a three-set win at No. 6

03/24/2015

Men's Tennis Defeats Southern Illinois 6-1

Cards improve to 16-4

03/24/2015

Men's Tennis Takes Down Tennessee Tech 6-1

Cards win second game of Tuesday's doubleheader to improve to 17-4 on the season

03/20/2015

Men's Tennis Upsets No. 10 North Carolina 5-2

Win marks coach Rex Ecarma's 400th career victory

03/15/2015

Men's Tennis Falls to No. 19 Wake Forest

Cards fall 7-0 to No. 19 Wake Forest

03/08/2015

LOUISVILLE MEN'S TENNIS v NOTRE DAME

Louisville Men's Tennis v Notre Dame

03/06/2015

LOUISVILLE MEN'S TENNIS v FLORIDA STATE

Louisville Men's Tennis v Florida State

02/18/2015

LOUISVILLE MEN'S TENNIS v CHIGAGO

Louisville Men's Tennis v Chicago

02/18/2015

LOUISVILLE MEN'S TENNIS v ILLINOIS STATE

Louisville Men's Tennis v Illinois State

02/14/2015

LOUISVILLE MEN'S TENNIS V MICHIGAN STATE

Louisville Men's Tennis v Michigan State

In the fall (2014): Compiled an 8-4 record in singles... Went 7-5 in doubles...Teamed with Albert Wagner for a runner-up finish at the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships... The duo of Simich and Wagner entered the preseason at No. 58 in the ITA doubles rankings.

As a junior (2013-14): Named to the American Athletic Conference All-Conference Doubles Team... Registered a 30-12 singles record playing mostly at Nos. 3 and 4...Compiled a 19-7 record in dual matches...Registered a team-best 31-11 doubles record... Named American Player of the Week on Jan. 21...Simich and Elizondo finished runner-up in the Purdue Fall Invitational... Named to the Athletic Director's honor roll and the Dean's List in the fall and spring semesters... ITA Scholar Athlete... Earned American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team honors.

As a sophomore (2012-13): Posted a 23-17 singles record... Went 12-11 in dual matches playing mostly at Nos. 2 and 3... Teamed with Alex Gornet for a 5-3 doubles record... Went 2-2 in doubles with Luis Elizondo... Reached the quarterfinals of the UT Fall Classic... Won the `A' division of the Louisville Fall Invitational... Named to the Athletic Director's honor roll and the Dean's List in the fall and spring... Earned Red & Black Scholar honors in the fall and spring... ITA Scholar Athlete.

As a freshman (2011-12): Registered a 21-11 overall singles record and a 9-7 mark in dual matches playing mostly at Nos. 5 and 6... Teamed with Luis Elizondo, Robert Hall, Michael Lippens, Adam Donaldson for a 7-4 doubles tally... Finished runner-up in the Louisville Fall Invitational `A' singles division... Reached the semifinals of the Georgia Tech Invitational and the Crimson Tide Fall Invitational... Named to the Athletic Director's honor roll... BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

High School/Juniors: The No. 2 player in New Zealand Junior play... Selected to the New Zealand Junior Davis Cup Team... Finalist in the 2010 Oceania Closed Junior Championships... Reached the semifinals of the 2011 Waikato Championship... Quarterfinalist in the 2011 Sunsmart Canterbury Tournament... In doubles play, he was semifinalist of the Tennis Central Summer Championships and the 2011 Sunsmart Canterbury Championships... Reached the quarterfinals of the 2011 Auckland Summer Championships... Finalist in the 2010 Sunsmart Canterbury Championships... Advanced to the semifinals of the 2010 Waikato Championships, the 2010 Sunsmart Canterbury Championships and the 2009 New South Wales Championship... Named Liston College Sportsman of the Year.

Personal: Full name is Chris Simich... Son of John and Anne Simich... Birthdate is May 31, 1993... Has a younger sister, Rosalie... Majoring in economics and marketing.

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