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2001-2002 Men's Tennis Roster


Michael Staniak

Class: SO
Height: 5-11
Weight: 163 pounds
Previous School: St. Kevins
Hometown: Melbourne, Australia

2001-02 (Sophomore)
Fall: Posted seven wins, including four straight in consolation bracket at Southern Collegiate Championships ... Won at least one match in all four fall tournaments ... Reached quarterfinals at Omni Hotels Region III Championships with Trevor Short, including win over seventh-ranked teammates Oliver Foreman and Robert Gustafsson.

2000-01(Freshman)
Fall: Advanced to quarterfinals in first collegiate tournament at MT Fall Invitational ... Followed with first career tournament title, winning flight two of Southern Collegiate Championships with six consecutive wins ... Had seven-match winning streak ... Recorded team-high 10 wins during fall in singles ... Quarterfinalist in doubles at Southern Collegiate Championships with Daniel Klemetz ... Recorded 6-3 mark in doubles.

Spring: Went 17-5 in spring in singles, posting 27 victories for year ... Had win streaks of three, four, three and six during spring ... Had 13-4 mark at No. 4 position in dual match play ... Posted 7-4 mark in three-set matches for year, including 6-3 in spring ... Recorded 12-6 mark in doubles with Daniel Klemetz, including five-match win streak from March 30 to April 21.

High School
Attended St. Kevins College in Melbourne, Australia ... Maintained Top 10 ranking throughout junior career ... Ranked No. 1 in state of Victoria and No. 2 in nation in 1998 ... Played No. 1 for Australia in Linton Cup in 1999 ... Won 17 and under Tower National Championship in 1998 ... Played in Junior Australian Open in 1999 and 2000.

Personal
Son of Gregory and Hanna Staniak ... Born February 11, 1982 ... Recording industry major ... Plans to play professionally and work with music and film ... Other hobbies include drawing and making/listening to music.