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2007-2008 Men's Tennis Roster


Derrick Davison

Class: FR-HS
Height: 6-2
Weight: 180 pounds
Previous School: Starrs's Mill HS
Hometown: Peachtree City, Ga.

2007-08
Fall:
Posted 4-8 singles record and 1-6 doubles mark ... Defeated Western Kentucky's Currie Martin before falling to Louisville's Morten Sivertsen at MT Fall Invitational ... Lost two of three matches at Southern Intercollegiate Championships, defeating Miami's Westin Wendt in first backdraw outing ... Lost other two matches in three sets to Wofford's Alan Donald and The Citadel's Yufo Sutanito ... Dropped two of three outings at Georgia Tech Fall Invitational, winning first consolation match against Georgia's Brad Benedict ... Lost three of four matches at Thunderbird Invitational, including in straight sets to Auburn's 102nd-ranked Lukas Marsoun ... Defeated Brandon Joost of Arkansas in final match at Thunderbird Invite ... Teamed with Chris Nowak at MT Fall Invitational, defeating Belmont (Lima-Gesto) before falling to Memphis (Fischer-Gaerthoeffner) ... Also lost both outings with Nowak at Georgia Tech ... Dropped only match at Southern Intercollegiates with Alex McCann and lost two outings with Kyle Wishing at Thunderbird Invite.
Spring: Did not compete in any dual matches in either singles or doubles.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Starr's Mill HS ... Played the No. 1 position all four years ... Named Rookie of the Year as a freshman... Named MVP of Fayetteville County ... Led team to state's final four as a freshman and sophomore ... Posted an undefeated record as a sophomore and junior ... Ranked No. 38 nationally in singles in U18.

Personal: Derrick Andre Davison, Jr. ... Son of Rick and Shelita Davison ... Born March 27, 1988 ... Father, Rick, two-time tennis All-America at Florida International .. Is undecided on a major.