Daniel Valent
Daniel  Valent

Zurich, Switzerland

High School:
K+S Ramibuh, Zuirch




'Dores kickoff Ohio Valley Regionals

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


Newman/Valent ready for All-Americans

Selected to begin competition in the pre-qualifier rounds, Newman will take the court first this Saturday, Oct. 1st.


Valent/Klinger recognized in ITA preseason rankings

Both Valent and Klinger capped their 2016 campaigns earning SEC recognition and competing in the 2016 NCAA individual tournaments.


Valent bows out of NCAA singles tournament

Daniel Valent now heads into his junior season boasting a 60-21 career record.


Dores prepared for NCAA individual tournament

VU sends Rhys Johnson, Cameron Klinger and Daniel Valent to compete in the 2016 NCAA Singles and Doubles Tournament.


MT head shots (9/14/16) Russell

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


MT vs. Ole Miss. Photos by Daniel Dubois (4/10/16)

MT vs. Ole Miss, 2016 Senior Day. Photos by Daniel Dubois (4/10/16).


M. Tennis vs. Harvard. Photos by John Russell. (2/7/16)

Vanderbilt men's tennis vs. Harvard. Photos by John Russell. (2/7/16)


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

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


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

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

• Second Team All-SEC
• SEC All-Freshman Team
• Ohio Valley Player to Watch
• 2015 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll

Career (as of summer ’15):
Singles Record: 31-6, 20-3 dual record
Highest Singles Ranking: No. 83 (4/7/15)
Doubles Record: 12-13 overall, 10-10 dual record

Freshman (2014-15): Compiled a 31-6 record in his debut season with the ‘Dores… Played dominantly at No. 3 singles… Went 12-13 overall in doubles action… Only three singles losses in dual season, with two in league play… Six losses overall… One of five freshmen named Second Team All-SEC… One of eight freshmen voted to the SEC All-Freshman team… Third Commodore to ever earn the Ohio Valley Player to Watch award… Ohio Valley Regional singles Semifinalist… Went undefeated at Commodore Scramble… Recorded a 12-match win streak from Nov. 7th – Feb. 20th… Amassed an undefeated 5-0 record against ranked opponents in spring…  Major win of the season came in Athens, as he ended Senior Bulldog Nathan Pasha’s 10-match win streak; 4-6, 6-0, 6-1… Went 10-10 in doubles, playing predominantly at No. 3 with Suresh Eswaran… Ranked doubles win at ITA Kickoff finals over then-No. 44 Pramming/Roberts.

High School: Graduated from K+S Ramibuh, Zuirch... Ranked No. 1Junior player in Switzerland...ITF Top-80 rankings...Hit with one of the greatest tennis players of all time during ATP Tour, Rodger Federer.

Daniel Valent ... Born May 14, 1995 ... Son of Ivan and Tanja Valent ...  Has an older brother, Roman, a professional tennis player who won Junior Wimbledon ... has a twin sister named Jennifer ... Dreams of representing Switzerland in the Davis Cup and Olympics ... In addition to English; speaks German, French, and Czech ... Majoring in Biochemistry at Vanderbilt.
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