Cards fall to third-ranked Virginia in regional finals of ITA Kick-Off Weekend
Cards defeat VCU 4-0 in first round of in ITA Kick-Off Weekend
Stiefelmeyer and Damrongsri pick up singles wins for the Cards
Cards improve to 1-1 on the season
Cards face Drake at 1 p.m. and Murray State at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Bass-Rudd Tennis Center
Louisville Men's Tennis v Austin Peay | Senior Day
Louisville Men's Tennis v Eastern Kentucky
Louisville Men's Tennis v VCU
Louisville Men's Tennis v Memphis
Louisville Men's Tennis v Illinois 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.