Men's Tennis

Baker Newman -

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Miami, Fla.

High School:
Gulliver Prep

Height:
5-9

Baker  Newman

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.

11/06/2015

Vandy goes 12-4 on day one of Commodore Scramble

Freshmen Chari and Ross earned their first wins at home on the courts of the Currey Tennis Center

07/08/2015

52 student-athletes named to First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll

Freshmen and first-year transfers eligible for recognition

04/01/2015

Pura Vida: Lives of 'Dores changed on service trip

From Jan./Feb. issue of Commodore Nation

11/06/2015

2015 Commodore Scramble, Daniel Dubois (11/6/15)

Vanderbilt men's tennis annual Commodore Scramble. Hosted on 11/6/15. Photos by Daniel Dubois

10/01/2015

MT 2015-16 head shots by Joe Howell (9/30/15)

Men's tennis 2015-16 head shots by Joe Howell (9/30/15)

05/09/2015

Vanderbilt tennis vs. Ohio State (5/9/15)

Vanderbilt fell to Ohio State 4-0 in round two of the NCAA tournament. Photos by Gary Petit. (5/9/15)

03/20/2015

M. Tennis vs. Tennessee (3/19/15)

The Men's tennis team defeated Tennessee 4-1 at the Currey Tennis Center. Photos by John Russell. (3/19/15)

03/06/2015

MT vs. Florida (3/6/15)

The Vanderbilt Men's tennis team upset the Florida Gators in their SEC home opener; 4-3. Photos by John Russell

Honors
• 2015 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2015 SEC Community Service Team

Career (as of summer ’15):
Singles Record: 20-13 overall, 8-8 dual record
Doubles Record: 17-17 overall, 7-13 dual record
Highest Doubles Ranking: No. 75 (4/7/15) W/ Pen Binet

Freshman (2014-15): Went 17-17 overall in doubles action, 7-13 during dual season… Played primarily at No. 2 doubles for the ‘Dores… Clinched two huge 4-3 victories over SEC rivals… Secured VU’s SEC opener in a 4-3 upset over then-No.11 Florida at No. 6 singles; 6-1, 7-6(3)… Defeated the Kentucky Wildcat’ s Kevin Lai at No. 5; 2-6, 7-6(2), 7-6(3)… Made it to flight finals at Southern Intercollegiates…. Alongside Pen Binet, defeated Texas A&M’s then-No. 9 Adams/Vinsant at No. 1 doubles in College Station; 6-4… Clinched the doubles point at No. 2 for the ‘Dores on several occasions; over Notre Dame in the first round of the NCAA tournament… Defeated South Carolina’s then-No. 56 Mayronne/O’Keefe 6-4 to clinch doubles advantage… Went 2-1 ion doubles against ranked opponents… Went to Costa Rica with Soles 4 Souls alongside nine other Vanderbilt student-athletes.

High School: Graduated from Gulliver Prep in Miami, Fla. ... Rated as a five-star recruit and as high as the No. 20 player nationally by tennisrecruiting.net ... Played varsity tennis since eighth grade, winning three team state championships ... Won state doubles titles in 2012-13 ... First team Miami Herald four times ... Has a brother, Spencer, who plays tennis at Florida ... Undeclared on major.

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