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Alex Van Cott
Alex  Van Cott

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Unadilla, N.Y.

High School:
Laurel Springs

Height:
5-10

Experience:
1L


02/27/2015

No. 62 Men's Tennis Edged at No. 10 Ole Miss

Green Wave fall, 5-2, to Rebels on Friday afternoon

02/26/2015

No. 62 Men's Tennis Visits No. 10 Ole Miss

Green Wave look to get back on track against the Rebels at 4 p.m. CT on Friday

02/22/2015

No. 51 Men's Tennis Edged at No. 40 LSU

Green Wave`s six-match winning streak snapped by in-state rival Tigers, 4-3, on Sunday

02/17/2015

No. 51 Men's Tennis Nabs Sixth Straight Win

Green Wave extend streak to six straight with 4-2 win at Arizona on Tuesday

02/15/2015

No. 53 Men's Tennis Upends No. 70 Nevada

Green Wave extend winning streak to five with 6-1 win

2014-15: Posted a career high 18-13 overall record ... Went 10-7 in spring dual play, splitting time between No. 2 (4-4) and No. 3 (6-3) singles ... Produced a stretch of the season where he won nine of 11 duals from Jan. 25-March 13 ... Defeated then ranked No. 74 Sumeet Shinde of Arizona and No. 115 Tam Trinh of LSU ... Was one of the four singles wins that helped Tulane knock off then No. 20 Tulsa, earning the program's highest ranked win in over a decade ... Also posted a career high in overall doubles wins at 15-10 ... Went 9-6 in dual doubles, playing all but two alongside his brother Ian ... Primarily played No. 3 doubles (6-3).

2013-14:
Produced a 14-14 overall singles record with an 11-9 mark in dual play ... Compiled a 2-3 record against Conference-USA opponents ... Primarily played No. 6 singles, where he achieved a 8-1 record ... Also went 14-14 overall in doubles ... Earned a 10-9 mark in dual doubles action, splitting time between the No. 2 (5-8) and No. 3 (4-1) spots.

SPRING 2013

Went 9-11 in singles and was 7-10 in doubles action...Had a string of four straight singles wins in March and won seven of 10 over a 30 day stretch...Was 3-2 in Conference USA matches, including a three-set victory in the match against No. 72 Rice...Teamed with Rodrigo Rappaccioli to post seven doubles victories, including four straight in early March...Won three matches against C-USA foes.

FALL 2012
Posted a 6-5 singles record and went 5-3 in doubles...Claimed the consolation championship of the Gene Stallings Draw at the Crimson Tide Championships...Also won the consolation doubles title with Rodrigo Rappaccioli in Alabama...Went 3-1 in doubles with Rappaccioli and was 2-1 with his brother Ian Van Cott.

PREP
Ranked No. 1 in Eastern Section for boys 18s...Ranked 22nd for prospects by tennisrecruting.net...Advanced to the semifinals of the Easter Bowl in doubles with brother Ian...Won numerous section and national doubles championships with brother Ian...Graduated from Laurel Springs High School.

PERSONAL
Born Alex Hopkins Van Cott on April 14, 1994... Son of Susan and Craig Van Cott...Has three siblings, including twin brother Ian, also a member of the Green Wave tennis...Also has a brother, Leif (33) and a sister, Zoe (36).

Van Cott's Career Singles Statistics

Year Overall Dual Tour Conf. No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6
2012-13 15-16 9-11 6-5 3-2 - - - 1-2 8-8 0-1
2013-14 14-14 11-9 3-5 2-3 - - - 0-1 3-7 8-1
2014-15 18-13 10-7 8-6 2-1 - 4-4 6-3 - - -
Total 47-43 30-27 17-16 7-6 - 4-4 6-3 1-3 11-15 8-2

Van Cott's Career Doubles Statistics

Year Overall Dual Tour Conf. No. 1 No. 2 No. 3
2012-13 12-13 7-10 5-3 3-2 - 7-10 -
2013-14 14-14 10-9 4-5 2-1 1-0 5-8 4-1
2014-15 15-10 9-6 6-4 0-3 - 3-3 6-3
Total 41-37 26-25 15-12 5-6 1-0 15-21 10-4