Cameron Klinger
Cameron  Klinger
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Laurel Springs

Height:
6-2

 

03/03/2017

Vandy falls to UGA in SEC opener

The Commodores will be back in action this Sunday, hosting in-state rival Tennessee at 1 pm.

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.

10/30/2016

Klinger/Valent named Scramble co-champions

Vandy wraps up fall play next weekend in Tuscaloosa, Ala., as the team competes in the SEC Fall Classic.

10/23/2016

Commodores bow out of ITA regionals

Commodore fans will finally be able to catch the Vandy men at home next weekend, as the `Dores host their annual Commodore Scramble Friday-Sunday.

10/22/2016

Trio continues action at ITA regionals

Following Saturday’s action one Commodore doubles team along with Daniel Valent advanced in tournament draws.

03/23/2017

M. Tennis vs. Tennessee - Photos by Frederick Breedon (3/5/17)

M. Tennis vs. Tennessee - Photos by Frederick Breedon (3/5/17)

03/20/2017

M. Tennis vs. Georgia - Photos by John Russell (3/3/17)

M. Tennis vs. Georgia - Photos by John Russell (3/3/17)

02/28/2017

Vanderbilt Tennis vs. North Carolina (2/27/17) Joe Howell

Men's tennis team fell 6-1 to No. 4 North Carolina at the Currey Tennis Center. (2/27/17) Photos by Jow Howell

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

11/15/2016

Commodore Scramble (10/28/16) Photos by Steve Green

2016-17 Commodore Scramble (10/28/16) Photos by Steve Green

Honors:
• 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.

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