Seven individuals recognized
Vanderbilt's season comes to an end with an overall record of 17-11
Ryan Smith clinched the match 6-4, 7-6 (4) at No. 6
Vanderbilt will await the seeding of the NCAA regionals on April 29
The Commodores stun No. 9 UGA 4-2, will face Florida or LSU Saturday
March 21, 2014
Vanderbilt Senior Day vs. South Carolina on April 13, 2014. Photos by Joe Howell.
#8 Texas A&M defeated #18 Vanderbilt 4-0 on March 9, 2014
No. 15 Vanderbilt men's tennis vs. No. 20 Texas during the ITA Kick-off
Vanderbilt men's tennis doubleheader against Marquette and Belmont.
Career (as of 6/1/14)
Singles Record: 20-18 overall, 5-6 dual record
Doubles Record: 25-29 overall, 20-20 dual record
Junior (2013-14):Spring- Went 5-5 in singles dual play, 0-2 in SEC play ... Finished 8-7 in doubles dual play, 2-3 in SEC matches ... Played in the final seven matches of the season going 2-4 over that span ... Won at No. 5 singles in the NCAA Regional first round win over Virginia Tech over Jai Corbett (5/10) ... Picked up a 6-0, 6-2 win in the second round of the SEC Tournament over Petar Tomic of Auburn (4/17) ... Finished 2-0 in doubles with Ryan Smith at the NCAA Regional in Nashville against Virginia Tech and Columbia ... Clinched the doubles point with Smith on the road against Kentucky with an 8-7 (17-15) win at No. 3
Fall - Finished 10-5 in singles play, 5-5 in doubles play ... Made it to the semifinals of the Southern Intercollegiate Championships to start the 2013-14 season, started the year 4-0 ... Faced seven SEC opponents in the fall, went 4-3 in those matches ... Made a run to the Ohio Valley Regional Championship quarterfinals in doubles with Kris Yee.
Sophomore (2012-13): SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Played primarily No. 2 doubles with Gonzales Austin ... Finished the season 9-7, including 3-5 in conference play ... The tandem was ranked 87th by the ITA ... Picked up wins over No. 6 Georgia, No. 13 Mississippi State and No. 21 Auburn.
Freshman (2011-12): Went 4-8 overall in singles play, with a 4-7 record during the fall season.
Personal: Suresh Eswaran ... born July 27, 1992 ... father Kali Eswaran is a doctor ... mohter is Kala Eswaran ... older sister Anita (29) ... was an MVP in high school and an honor roll student ... started playing tennis when he was 3 ... Lebron James is his favorite athlete from another sport to watch ... favorite tennis player is Roger Federer ... enjoys playing basketball ... major is undecided at Vanderbilt ... best advice he's ever received: "You have to do what will make you happy."p>
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