Monaghan Falls In Three Sets At All-American Championships

Fifth-ranked Irish senior drops Round of 32 match to No. 76 Marko Krickovic


Monaghan Advances In Main Draw At All-American Championships

Irish senior defeats Alabama's Korey Lovett in first-round action


Covalschi Falls At ITA All-American Championships

Play continues this week for Lawson, Monaghan


Covalschi Advances At ITA All-American Championships

Junior moves on in prequalifying play in Tulsa, Okla.


Need To Know: ITA All-American Championships

Irish quartet set to compete in Tulsa, starting Saturday


Notre Dame at North Carolina

Men's tennis at North Carolina


Notre Dame at Duke

Notre Dame Men's Tennis at Duke


Notre Dame Men's Tennis vs Duke on 02-03-2013

Notre Dame Men's Tennis vs Duke on 02-03-2013.


1/22 M.Tennis vs Northwestern

Notre Dame lost to Northwestern on Tuesday, January 22nd in the Eck Tennis Pavilion.


1/19 M. Tennis v Marquette

Notre Dame beat Marquette 7 to 0 on Saturday, January 19th in the Eck Tennis Pavilion


  • 2015 NCAA Doubles Championship qualifier
  • 2014 ITA National Summer Doubles Champion
  • 2014 USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships qualifier
AS A JUNIOR:  Put forth an impressive junior season, contributing mostly through his doubles play with primary partner Billy Pecor … ended the season with a bid to the NCAA Doubles Championship after spending the year among the nation’s top 15 teams … went 25-9 in doubles with Pecor throughout the fall and spring … posted a 12-4 dual doubles record with Pecor at No. 1 doubles, including 6-1 against ACC opponents … fared well against nationally ranked foes, going 11-6 in those matches … twice defeated South Florida’s No. 12 Roberto Cid and Sasha Gozun during fall tournament play, 7-6(5), 7-6(5) at the ITA All-America Championships and 7-6(6), 6-2 in the Round of 16 at the USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships … notched a pair of wins against Oklahoma State’s No. 12 Jakob Sude and Arjun Kadhe (6-4) and Columbia’s No. 6 Ashok Narayana and Max Schnur (7-6(3)) during the ITA Kickoff Weekend … defeated No. 5 Gonzalez Austin and Rhys Johnson 8-7(3) of Vanderbilt during the first round of the NCAA team championship … entertained in a heartstopping 7-6(3), 7-6(1) win over No. 7 Ralf Steinbach and Kevin Metka of Ohio State in the first round of the NCAA Doubles Championship … lost a three-set heartbreaker to LSU’s No. 14 Boris Arias and Jordan Daigle, 6-7(3), 7-6(6), 7-5 … ended the season ranked No. 17 in the final ITA doubles rankings … went 15-16 in singles play, including a 7-3 mark at No. 5 singles . . . went 15-16 in singles play . . . earned a monogram.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Pieced together a strong sophomore campaign, contributing to the Irish success primarily in doubles action ... went 11-5 in singles, including 2-2 in dual matches ... teamed up with Greg Andrews to go 14-9 at No. 1 doubles, reaching a season-high ranking of seventh in the country ... went 6-6 against nationally-ranked doubles teams ... received a bid with Andrews to play in the NCAA Doubles Championships ... named to the Bobby Bayliss Invitational all-tournament team after going 4-0 in singles matches ... defeated Alex Domijan and Harrison Richmond of Virginia with Andrews in the NCAA Sweet 16 ... claimed the ITA National Summer Doubles Championship with partner Billy Pecor after an 8-6 win over Jeffrey Schorsch and Charlie Emhardt ... earned a monogram.

AS A FRESHMAN: Went 2-2 in singles and 13-9 in doubles during the spring season with the majority of his doubles wins coming with partner Billy Pecor ... defeated two nationally-ranked opponents in No. 39 Jason Tahir and Michael Redlicki of Duke University (8-5) and No. 59 Oliver Pramming and I. Gonzalez-Muniz of South Florida (9-7) ... went 6-6 in singles and 6-4 in doubles during the fall season ... opened career at 4-2 in singles after a pair of wins at the OFCC Invitational and two victories at the Tom Fallon Invitational ... also earned one win at the USTA/ITA Midwest Singles Championship and one at the Tribe Invitational ... went 4-0 in doubles with Billy Pecor at the Tribe Invitational... also earned wins with Pecor in doubles at the OFCC Invitational and the USTA/ITA Midwest Doubles Championship ... earned a Monogram.

PREP AND PERSONAL: Graduated from Corona Del Sol in the spring of 2012 ... earned four varsity letters in tennis ... won four Division I state singles titles in a row ... also won two state doubles championships ... named high school All-American as a senior ... only lost one singles match in high school, including undefeated seasons as a freshman, junior and senior ... was named all-region and all-state all four years ... team finished second in state as a freshman and sophomore ... team advanced to the semifinals during junior year ... also undefeated in doubles as a freshman ... only one loss in doubles as a sophomore ... born in Phoenix, Ariz., to Slade and Tracy Lawson ... has a younger brother, Zach, and an older sister, Kelsey ... mother, Tracy, played college tennis at Indiana and Arizona State University ... sister, Kelsey, plays tennis at DePaul ... grandfather, Art Becker, and uncle, Mark Becker, played basketball at Arizona State ... uncle, Brian Becker, played baseball at the University of Arizona ... aunt, Kristin Becker, played tennis at Iowa State University ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business pursuing a degree in Marketing.

Alex Lawson
Alex  Lawson


Tempe, AZ

High School:
Corona Del Sol

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 165

Event Calendar

October 10
All Day
ITA All-American Championships Main Draw
Tulsa, Oklahoma (Michael Case Tennis Center)
October 11
All Day
ITA All-American Championships Main Draw
Tulsa, Oklahoma (Michael Case Tennis Center)
October 22
All Day
ITA Midwest Regional Championships
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
October 23
All Day
ITA Midwest Regional Championships
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
October 24
All Day
ITA Midwest Regional Championships
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
October 25
All Day
ITA Midwest Regional Championships
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
October 26
All Day
ITA Midwest Regional Championships
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
November 12
All Day
USTA/ITA National Indoor Championships
Flushing, N.Y. (USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center)

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