Men's Tennis

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11/04/2016

Irish Conclude Play At National Indoors, Kick Off Gopher Invite

Hagar and Covalschi victorious in consolation final

11/03/2016

Irish Fall In First Round At National Indoors

Hagar and Covalschi to enter doubles consolation play

11/03/2016

Need To Know: National Indoor Championships & Gopher Invitational

Irish kick off weekend slate at the USTA/ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships on Thursday

10/27/2016

Irish Duo Snag Doubles Spot AT USTA/ITA National Indoors

Hagar and Covalschi make it 12 straight for Irish in ITA grand slam events

10/23/2016

Irish Doubles Pairs Fall In ITA Midwest Regional Championship Semifinals

Notre Dame advances two doubles pairings to final four at ITA regional

05/14/2016

Notre Dame v. Stanford (NCAA First Round)

Notre Dame v. Stanford (NCAA First Round)

04/22/2016

ACC Championship Quarterfinal - Wake Forest

ACC Championship Quarterfinal - Wake Forest

04/21/2016

ACC Championship Second Round - Duke

ACC Championship Second Round - Duke

04/01/2016

Notre Dame v. Florida State

Notre Dame v. Florida State

03/18/2016

Notre Dame v. Duke

Notre Dame v. Duke

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • 2014 ITA Midwest Regional Doubles Champion
  • 2014 USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Doubles Championship qualifier
  • ACC Player of the Week (Jan. 28, 2014)

AS A JUNIOR: Finished the season with a singles record of 19-20 and doubles record of 18-15 … ranked as high as No. 39 in doubles with partner Josh Hagar … defeated TCU’s Gianni Mancini at the ITA All-American Championships in October (6-1, 6-0) … recorded victories against Valparaiso’s Charlie Emhardt (5-7, 7-6 (7-4), 7-6 (8-6)), Wisconsin’s Josef Dodridge (6-4, 5-7, 7-6 (7-5)), and Illinois’ Julian Childers (6-3, 6-4) before losing in the quarterfinals at the ITA Midwest Regional Championships … also recorded a victory against DePaul’s Tim Corwin/Ivan Dikovic with doubles partner Kenneth Sabacinski (8-4) in the doubles round of 64 … during the dual season defeated Jared Hiltzik/Alex Jesse of No. 12 Illinois with partner Alex Lawson (6-1), No. 77 Alex Favrot/Luke Johnson of Clemson with partner Alex Lawson (6-3), No. 7 Joao Monteiro/Andreas Bjerrehus of Virginia Tech with Josh Hagar (6-4), No. 17 Jack Murray/Brayden Schnur of No. 1 North Carolina with Josh Hagar … recorded victories against Vincent Lin of Duke (7-6 (7-5), 6-3) and Jon Ho of No. 7 Wake Forest (6-3, 7-6 (7-4) in the ACC Tournament … earned a monogram.


AS A SOPHOMORE: Went 20-15 in doubles, including 11-4 in tournament play and 3-2 against nationally ranked opponents while competing primarily with Josh Hagar  . . . finished the year with a 6-9 record at No. 2 doubles . . . held a nine-match doubles win streak in the fall, seven of which came with Hagar … claimed the ITA Midwest Regional Doubles Championship after winning six matches in four days … defeated 27th-ranked teammates Billy Pecor and Alex Lawson in the ITA Midwest Regional semifinal, 4-6, 7-5, 10-6 . . . won their opening match at the ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships over Mississippi State’s Florian Lakat and Julian Cash, 7-5, 6-3 … fell to USC’s Yannick Hanfmann and Roberto Quiroz in the quarterfinals, 6-3, 6-3 … defeated No. 3 Illinois’ 14th-ranked duo of Ross Guignon and Tim Kopinski in a tiebreaker, 7-6(4) in dual play on Feb. 28 . . .  amassed an overall singles record of 12-2 … defeated No. 84 Nathan Rakitt of Georgia Tech, 6-4, 6-2 .... earned a monogram.

AS A FRESHMAN: Made an immediate impact in the lineup as a newcomer ... competed in the No. 3 through No. 6 singles spots in dual matches throughout the season, going 7-7 at No. 5 ... his victory over Ryuji Hirooka in a three sets (6-3, 5-6, 6-4) was the deciding match that led the Irish to upset No. 8 Kentucky ... defeating Hirooka earned him ACC Player of the Week ... the following week, he defeated No. 97 Kevin Lai to take down Kentucky again ... won five consecutive singles matches in the second half of a tough ACC spring schedule ... also won five straight singles matches in the fall ... earned a monogram.

HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL DATA: Graduated magna cum laude from Dwight D. Eisenhower High School in the spring of 2013 ... ... a five-star recruit and was ranked as high as 15th in class ... only played high school tennis his senior year, in which he and his team won the 2012 Michigan high school state championship ... was also the 2012 state singles champion ... had an undefeated record of 23-0 ... was Michigan All-State and named the Michigan Player of the Year ... awarded the 2013 Harold M. Stratton Leadership award, Ike's Brightest, Academic All-State, the Presidential Award and Academic Athlete of the Year award ... a member of the junior national honor society and the DECA business club ... born in Clinton Township, Mich. ... full name is Edward Covalschi ... the son of Ovidiu and Daniela Covalschi ... has one older sister, Diana ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business as a Management Consulting major.

Eddy Covalschi
Eddy  Covalschi

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Shelby Township, MI

High School:
Eisenhower

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 165

Event Calendar

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January 20
3:30 PM
Ball State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
January 22
12:00 PM
Kentucky
Lexington, Ky. (Boone Tennis Center)
January 27
1:30 PM
North Carolina
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Cone-Kenfield Tennis Complex)
January 28
3:00 PM
TBA
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Cone-Kenfield Tennis Complex)
February 4
10:00 AM
Monmouth N.J.
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 4
3:00 PM
William & Mary
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 11
12:00 PM
Boston College
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 12
12:00 PM
Illinois
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 12
5:00 PM
Detroit
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 19
12:00 PM
Indiana
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 24
6:00 PM
Northwestern
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
March 3
6:00 PM
Ohio State
Columbus, Ohio (Varsity Tennis Center)
March 11
12:00 PM
Louisville
Louisville, Ky. (Bass-Rudd Tennis Center)
March 18
2:00 PM
Virginia
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
March 24
3:00 PM
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Va. (Burrows-Burrleson Tennis Center)
March 31
3:30 PM
North Carolina State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
April 2
12:00 PM
Georgia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
April 7
3:00 PM
Florida State
Tallahassee, Fla. (Speicher Tennis Center)
April 9
12:00 PM
Miami
Coral Gables, Fla. (Neil Schiff Tennis Center)
April 14
3:00 PM
Duke
Durham, N.C. (Ambler Tennis Center)
April 16
12:00 PM
North Carolina
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center)
April 21
3:30 PM
Clemson
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
April 23
12:00 PM
Wake Forest
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
April 26
TBA
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 27
TBA
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 28
TBA
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 29
TBA
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 30
TBA
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
May 12
All Day
NCAA Championships
TBD

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