Alex Ross
Alex  Ross
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
La Grange, Ill.

High School:
Lyons Township

Height:
6-0

 

01/15/2017

Commodore comeback falls short in season opener

VU went 1-1 on the day, falling 4-3 to No. 13 Northwestern and sweeping the Bruins.

11/04/2016

M. Tennis opens SEC Coaches Classic

Vanderbilt continues competition from Tuscaloosa tomorrow at 9 a.m. CT with a round of doubles followed by two rounds of singles.

10/20/2016

'Dores kickoff Ohio Valley Regionals

Baker Newman and Billy Rowe will begin Friday’s competition with a combined 5-0 singles and doubles record.

11/08/2015

Men's tennis caps fall with Commodore Scramble

Vanderbilt will begin their spring dual season with matches against Furman and Lipscomb at home on January 16th, 2016.

11/07/2015

Four Dores Remain Undefeated in Commodore Scramble

Valent, Ross, Newman and Binet all head into the final day of tournament action undefeated in singles action.

10/04/2017

Commodore Scramble

Vanderbilt hosted Alabama, Auburn, Furman, Lipscomb, Louisville, LSU and Vanderbilt at the 2017 Commodore Scramble

03/20/2017

M. Tennis vs. Auburn - Photos by Steve Green. (3/20/17)

M. Tennis vs. Auburn - Photos by Steve Green. (3/20/17)

02/15/2017

M. Tennis vs. Virginia (2/3/17) Photos by Angela Everett

M. Tennis vs. No. 1 Virginia (2/3/17) Photos by Angela Everett

09/15/2016

MT head shots (9/14/16) Russell

2016-17 MT head shots. By Russekk (9/14/16)

04/21/2016

MT vs LSU (SEC Tournament). 4/21/16

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.

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