• Three-time CAA Doubles Team of the Week
Sophomore Season (2014-15)
A fixture in the Tribe lineup, playing as high as No. 2 in singles and most at the No. 3 post … Tallied 15 singles wins on the year, including 11 victories in dual-match competition … Posted a 3-2 ledger at the No. 2 position … Notched a win at No. 3 singles over Michael Weindl in the Tribe’s narrow 4-3 setback to No. 48 ODU to close out the regular season … Clinched the team’s CAA Quarterfinal win Hofstra with a win at No. 2 … Ranked second on the team in doubles wins with a 26-12 record, including an 18-7 ledger in dual-match play … Teamed with Lars de Boer over the latter part of the season, including the CAA and NCAA Tournaments … The duo posted a 5-3 record and clinched the important doubles point in the CAA Semifinals against Elon with an 8-7 (7) win at No. 2 … Team with Damon Niquet in doubles, recording a 10-4 ledger … Named CAA Doubles Team of the Week along with Niquet on Jan. 28 … Advanced to the consolation quarterfinals with three wins at the Pacific Coast Doubles Championship with Christian Cargill … Advanced to the second round of the ITA Atlantic Region Singles Championship during the fall.
Freshman Season (2013-14)
Won six of his final seven singles matches … Included in the stretch was a big three-set win at the No. 2 singles post over ODU senior Dante Terenzio in the Tribe’s 4-3 win over the Monarchs … Posted a 12-12 singles ledger, including eight wins during the dual-match campaign … Named CAA Doubles Team of the Week twice with Ben Guthrie (Feb. 26/March 5) … The pair went 9-7 overall and 8-3 at the No. 2 doubles position … Racked up and overall doubles mark to 14-10 … He and Guthrie won six straight doubles matches from Feb. 15 through March 29 … In singles, clinched W&M wins over Longwood and Hampton … Won two of his three singles matches at the Tribe Invitational … Won two singles matches during the fall at the UVA Fall Classic.
Named to the National Invitational All Tournament Team in 2012 and 2013 at the National High School All American tournament … A two-time Doubles Western League Champion (2010 and 2011) … Ranked as high as No. 18 in Southern California and No. 153 in the nation by the USTA in the Boys 18s … A five-star recruit by the Tennis Recruiting Network, who ranked him as high as No. 58 nationally for the class of 2013 … Placed fourth at the 2012 USTA Midland National Open Boys 18 … A doubles finalist at the USTA Sacramento Regional Boys 18s … Played football in high school as well and spent nine year playing travel baseball.
Son of John and Sally Appleby … Hails from an athletics family … Father, John, played tennis at SMU and USC, while his mother, Sally, was a professional figure skater … Intends to major in marketing.