Billy Rowe
Billy  Rowe

Coronado, Calif.

High School:
Coronado High School




Klinger earns All-American status

Advancing to the NCAA singles Sweet 16, Cameron Klinger earns All-American honors


Vanderbilt falls in NCAA Round of 32

Ninth-ranked Illini defeat No. 22 Dores 4-0 in regional championship


Rowe clinches 4-3 win over Ole Miss

Sophomore Billy Rowe clinched Vanderbilt's SEC home opener in a three-set battle


Dores earn road win over Hoosiers

VU will open SEC play next weekend on the road facing Alabama at 6:00 p.m. CT on Friday


MT downs Northwestern, 4-3

Maxwell Freeman clinches Vanderbilt's eighth victory of the season


MT Senior Day vs. LSU | Photos by Joe Howell (4/1/18)

Vanderbilt men's tennis team swept LSU 7-0 on Senior Day. Photos by Joe Howell (4/1/18)


M. Tennis vs. MTSU | Photos by Joe Howell (1/19/18)

Men's tennis opened the 2018 season defeating Middle Tennessee, 4-3. Photos by Joe Howell (1/19/18)


Commodore Scramble

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


MT vs. Alabama - Photos by Joe Howell (4/7/17)

Vanderbilt defeats Alabama, 4-3, on Senior Day. Photos by Joe Howell (4/7/17)


MT vs. Alabama SEC Tournament - Photos by Austin Perryman (4/26/17)

MT defeats Alabama 4-2 SEC Tournament - Photos by Austin Perryman (4/26/17)

High School: Rowe currently competed for the Coronado High School Islanders, established a 21-0 record that includes 12 playoff matches for the CIF Division I Team Championships. In the Division I Team Finals, where Coronado took second place, Rowe lost only five games in 12 sets.

Personal: William James Rowe…Goes by Billy … Son of Jim and Suellen Rowe … Has three siblings; twin brother Charley, Mackenzie and Mandy…Father and grandfather played collegiate tennis… Began playing tennis at the age of four … Names Andy Roddick as his favorite tennis player, and LaDainian Tomlinson as his favorite non-tennis pro athlete … Bucket list includes skydiving … Favorite sports team is the San Diego Chargers … Favorite movie is Step Brothers ... Sister attended Vandy, twin currently plays golf for UVA … Decided to attend Vanderbilt because, “I loved the coaches and the guys on the team. Also, you can’t beat the academics.”

With tennis a family affair that stretches four generations, Billy continues on the family tradition of collegiate tennis, which was started by his great-grandfather and passed down. Jimbo Rowe, Billy's father, played at University of Redlands; Lionel (Billy's Grandfather) played at University of Virginia and Lionel's father played for U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis.

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