Erik Meendsen
Erik Meendsen
Year: Senior
Hometown: Aledo, TX
High School: Aledo High

Austin College Career Honors - 2018 SCAC Honorable Mention ... 2018 Carroll Pickett Most Valuable Player ... 2018 ITA All-Academic Team Member ... 2017 SCAC Sportsmanship Team ... 2017 All-Tournament Team (Line 3 Singles) ... 2017 SCAC Spring Academic Honor Roll ... Spring 2017 Dean's List ... 2016-17 AC Men's Tennis Sportsmanship Award ... 2016-17 ITA Scholar Athlete ... 2016-17 ITA All-Academic Team Member ... 2016 SCAC All-Tournament Team (2nd Doubles) ... 2016 SCAC Honorable Mention ... 2015-16 AC Tennis Most Improved ... 2015-16 ITA All-Academic Team Member ... Fall 2015 ITA Men's B-Draw Doubles Tournament Champion with Kenneth Hardy ... 2015 SCAC Honorable Mention ... 2014-15 AC Tennis Newcomer of the Year.

2017-18 (Senior Season) - Singles: 7-14 (6-11 Dual), Doubles: 12-11 (10-9 Dual) ... 8-6 at Line 2 Doubles ... Won his first round in the ITA Fall Southwest Regional Doubles Championships for the first time in his career (w/ Calum Robe) ... SCAC Honorable Mention All-SCAC ... Member of the 2017-18 Austin College Men's Tennis ITA All-Academic Team ... 2017-18 recipient of the Carroll Pickett Most Outstanding Men's Tennis Player Award

2016-17 (Junior Season) - Singles: 8-9 (Dual: 8-9), Doubles: 12-7 (12-7) ... Missed the fall individual season because of injury ... Primarily played Line 3 singles and Line 2 doubles with Josh Granberry for the Kangaroos ... Member of the 2017 SCAC Sportsmanship Team ... Undefeated performance at Line 3 in the 2017 SCAC Championships, earning All-Tournament Team recognition ... Earned a semester GPA above 3.25 and made 2017 SCAC Spring Academic Honor Roll ... His Spring semester GPA was in the Top 10% of all Austin College Students, and was recognized on the 2017 Dean's List ... 2016-17 Austin College Men's Tennis Sportsmanship Award recipient ... 2016-17 ITA Scholar Athlete with a term-year GPA above 3.5 ... Member of the 2016-17 Austin College ITA All-Academic Team.

2015-16 (Sophomore Season) - Singles: 11-9 (Dual: 9-6), Doubles: 14-8 (Dual: 9-6) ... Posted a 9-6 record at Line 2 Doubles with Preston Glasscock ... Won the Fall 2015 ITA Men's B-Draw Doubles Tournament with Kenneth Hardy hosted by Trinity University ... Undefeated at Line 1 Singles and Line 3 Singles (1-0, 1-0) ... Compiled a 7-5 record at Line 2 Singles ... Honorable Mention All-SCAC voted on by a panel of opposing coaches ... 2016 SCAC All-Tournament Team at Line 2 Doubles with Preston Glasscock for their undefeated performance through 2 conference matches ... Member of the 2015-16 Austin College Men's Tennis ITA All-Academic Team ... 2015-16 Austin College Men's Tennis Most Improved Award recipient.

2014-15 (Freshman Season) - Singles: 4-14 (Dual: 4-11), Doubles: 7-14 (Dual: 5-12) ... 2015 SCAC Honorable Mention voted on by a panel of opposing coaches ... Primarily played second singles for the 'Roos in Spring of 2015 ... Undefeated at Line 2 Doubles (1-0) ... Primarily played Line 1 Doubles with Cedric Ambulo ... 2014-15 Austin College Men's Tennis Newcomer of the Year Award recipient.

Personal - Aledo, TX ... Aledo High School ... Son of Fred and Misty ... Business Administration and Computer Science Major.

Erik Meendsen's Career Records

Singles

Year Tournament Dual SCAC Overall
2014-15 0-3 4-11 2-5 4-14
2015-16 2-3 9-6 4-2 11-9
2016-17 0-0 8-9 4-4 8-9
2017-18 1-3 6-11 2-2 7-14
Total 3-7 28-37 13-13 31-44

 

 

 

 

 

 

Doubles

Year Tournament Dual SCAC Overall
2014-15 2-2 5-12 2-5 7-14
2015-16 5-2 9-6 3-2 14-8
2016-17 0-0 12-7 6-3 12-7
2017-18 2-2 10-9 3-2 12-11
Total 9-4 34-34 17-12 43-38