La Grange, Ill.
VU went 1-1 on the day, falling 4-3 to No. 13 Northwestern and sweeping the Bruins.
Vanderbilt continues competition from Tuscaloosa tomorrow at 9 a.m. CT with a round of doubles followed by two rounds of singles.
Baker Newman and Billy Rowe will begin Friday’s competition with a combined 5-0 singles and doubles record.
Vanderbilt will begin their spring dual season with matches against Furman and Lipscomb at home on January 16th, 2016.
Valent, Ross, Newman and Binet all head into the final day of tournament action undefeated in singles action.
Vanderbilt hosted Alabama, Auburn, Furman, Lipscomb, Louisville, LSU and Vanderbilt at the 2017 Commodore Scramble
M. Tennis vs. Auburn - Photos by Steve Green. (3/20/17)
M. Tennis vs. No. 1 Virginia (2/3/17) Photos by Angela Everett
2016-17 MT head shots. By Russekk (9/14/16)
Vanderbilt defeated LSU 4-2 in the first round of the 2016 SEC Tournament.
Freshman (2015-16): Made first appearance in a dual-match against No. 32 Harvard on Feb. 7, 2016… Freshman defeated Duke’s Josh Levine on Feb. 13 for first Commodore win with a 6-2, 6-1 win on court five… Clinched Vanderbilt’s 4-0 sweep over Belmont at No. 5 spot in straight sets… Did not play doubles.
High School: Graduated from Lyons Township High School … Came to West End boasting a five-star ranking … Ranked No. 54 in the nation, No. 7 in the Great Lakes region, and No. 4 in the state of Illinois. Coached by Bill Wham at LTHS where his team took second place at state … Took third place individually at state.
Personal: Alex Olmedo Ross … Son of David and Diana Ross … Has one younger brother named Gianni who also plays tennis … Began playing tennis at the age of three … Lists Andy Murray as his favorite tennis player, and Lionel Messi as his favorite non-tennis player … Nashville’s music scene is his favorite aspect about the city … In 5-10 years Alex hopes to see himself as a young CEO.