Green Wave get wins on first four singles courts to secure upset over Hurricanes
Green Wave defeats both Jackson State and Alcorn State, 6-0, on Friday
Green Wave will take on Jackson State at 10 a.m. and Alcorn State at 3 p.m. both at City Park
Schmitz falls in singles Draw A final, while Van Cott twins claim doubles consolation Draw
Five members of the Green Wave will participate at the third annual FGCU Fall Invitational
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.
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.
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.
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).
Singles Doubles 2012 Fall 6-5 5-3 2013 Spring 9-11 7-10 TOTAL 15-16 12-13