San Jose, Calif.
VU will open SEC play next weekend on the road facing Alabama at 6:00 p.m. CT on Friday
Maxwell Freeman clinches Vanderbilt's eighth victory of the season
The Commodores will be back in action this Sunday, hosting in-state rival Tennessee at 1 pm.
VU went 1-1 on the day, falling 4-3 to No. 13 Northwestern and sweeping the Bruins.
Vandy wraps up fall play next weekend in Tuscaloosa, Ala., as the team competes in the SEC Fall Classic.
Men's tennis opened the 2018 season defeating Middle Tennessee, 4-3. Photos by Joe Howell (1/19/18)
M. Tennis vs. Tennessee - Photos by Frederick Breedon (3/5/17)
M. Tennis vs. Georgia - Photos by John Russell (3/3/17)
Men's tennis team fell 6-1 to No. 4 North Carolina at the Currey Tennis Center. (2/27/17) Photos by Jow Howell
M. Tennis vs. No. 1 Virginia (2/3/17) Photos by Angela Everett
• 2015 ITA All-American (Doubles)
• 2015 Second Team All-SEC
• SEC All-Freshman Team
Freshman (2015-16): Earned ITA All-American status with Rhys Johnson… Youngest Vandy men’s tennis player to earn All-American honors…Named to the second team All-SEC and SEC All-Freshman team… Ranked as high as No. 7 in the nation with Johnson… Made first dual-match appearance against Furman on Jan 16, 2016… Duo earned an 18-9 (8-5) record playing in the No. 1 spot all season and appeared in 2016 NCAA Doubles tournament… Knocked off six top-25 doubles teams… The freshman entered in the ITA top-20 in doubles on April 5th at No. 16 in the nation… Clinched a team-high nine doubles points… Individually, Klinger clinched the then-49th ranked Vanderbilt’s first top-10 victory since 2013 in a third set tiebreaker over No. 7 Texas A&M’s Arconada; 6-7, 6-4, 7-6(3)… At No. 2 downed UGA’s No. 25 Wayne Montgomery, 6-4, 6-2… Upset MSU’s No. 64 Rishab Agarwal, 6-4, 6-3… Earned five ranked wins this year, and four in the dual season… Ranked as high as No. 89
High School: A Blue Chip recruit from the West Coast who signed with VU over Notre Dame, Alabama and Texas … Came to Vandy ranked No. 10 in the country, and No. 3 in the state of California by Tennis Recruiting.com.
Personal: Goes by Cam … Born in Coloardo Springs, Colo. on Aug. 1, 1997 ... Son of Eric and Brenda Klinger … Has one older sister named Kallie who plays softball at West Alabama … Began playing tennis at the age of five … Names Bart Starr as his favorite non-tennis pro athlete ... Enjoys Nashville's music scene ... Biggest influences are his parents ... Chose Vanderbilt for the tennis team's coaching staff and academics.