Graduates receive diplomas at alternative commencement ceremony
Commodores honor seniors with 4-1 win over Crimson Tide.
The Commodores continue their home stint as they take on MTSU this Friday, Feb. 6 at 2 p.m..
Vandy will be back in action Jan. 30 as they take on Indiana at 2 p.m.
Seven individuals recognized
March 21, 2014
Vanderbilt fell to Ohio State 4-0 in round two of the NCAA tournament. Photos by Gary Petit. (5/9/15)
The Men's tennis team defeated Tennessee 4-1 at the Currey Tennis Center. Photos by John Russell. (3/19/15)
The Vanderbilt Men's tennis team upset the Florida Gators in their SEC home opener; 4-3. Photos by John Russell
M. Tennis def. MTSU, 6-1. (2/6/15) Photos by Daniel Dubois
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 ... majoring in organizational management ... father Kali Eswaran is a doctor ... mother 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."
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