April 28-May 1 - Runners-Up
The Men's Tennis team took on USF in the Big East tournament on April 30th at the Courtney Tennis Courts.
Men's Tennis defeated South Florida 6 to 1 on Sunday, March 27th.
The Men's tennis team took on Northwestern on March 6th at the Eck Tennis Center.
#21 Notre Dame Men's Tennis lost to #18 Texas A&M on March 4th, 2010.
AS A JUNIOR: Posted a 14-20 overall singles record playing at the No. 2 position ... trounced Anton Anderson of #75 William & Mary, 6-3, 6-3 ... defeated #51 New Mexico's Jadon Phillips, 6-4, 6-2 ... downed Johnny Hamui of #12 Illinois in second singles, 6-0, 6-1 ... defeated #45 Northwestern's Andrew McCarthy 6-1, 6-4 ... knocked off Georgetown's David Tillem 6-1, 3-2 in singles to advance to the BIG EAST semifinals ... won over USF's Jamal Adderley, 6-0, 6-2, to advance to BIG EAST Championship ... saw action in BIG EAST Championship against Louisville's Viktor Maksimcuk ... recorded a 9-7 overall and dual match record with partner Casey Watt at No. 1 doubles ... knocked off #75 Virginia's Sebastien Vidal and Adrian Vodislav 8-5 ... downed #2 Virginia's Jarmere Jenkins and Houston Barrick, 8-3 ... came from behind to defeat Wisconsin's Moritz Baumann and Patrick Pohlmann at No. 1 doubles ... clinched the point for the Irish over Northwestern with partner Casey Watt after battling Tobias Reitz and Andrew McCarthy to a 9-8 (8-6) tiebreak win at No.1 doubles ... staked the Irish to a 1-0 lead with an 8-6 win over Florida State's Vahid Mirzadeh and Connor Smith ... downed Georgetown's Andrew Bruhn and Tim Walsh in doubles, 8-5, to advance to the BIG EAST semifinals ... saw singles and doubles action in the BIG EAST Tournament ... named BIG EAST Player of the Week on March 10 and March 31.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Registered a 10-15 record while playing at No. 2 singles for the majority of the dual season ... played in one match at No. 1 singles, dropping a decision to Bryan Koniecko of Ohio State 4-6, 0-6 ... knocked off Marwan Ramadan in straight sets 6-3, 6-2, on the way to a perfect 7-0 victory over #64 William & Mary ... defeated Sinisa Markovic of #20 Texas Tech in straight sets 7-6, 7-5 in a 4-0 decision over the Red Raiders ... battled through a three-set match against Austin Krajicek of #13 Texas A&M, 6-2, 6-7, 6-3, to lock up the match-clinching point of a 4-3 victory against the Aggies ... also clinched the opening round match of the BIG EAST Championships with a straight-set decision over Andrew Bruhn of Georgetown, 6-4, 6-3 ... posted a perfect 4-0 mark at the 2008 Tribe Invitational during the fall season, winning two three-set marathons and taking the other two matches in straight sets ... notched a total of three match- clinching points during the fall season in singles competition ... competed at No. 2 doubles for the dual season, finishing with a record of 12- 12 with teammate Casey Watt, including five doubles point-clinching wins as a duo ... opened the dual doubles portion of the dual season schedule with a victory over Stuart Keplar and Alex Llompart of #14 Pepperdine, 8-4 ... notched second consecutive victory over a ranked foe, securing an 8-3 decision over Dominic Pagon and Marwan Ramadan of #64 William & Mary and clinching the doubles point for the Irish ... secured the doubles point against #20 Texas Tech, knocking off Michael Breier and Sinisa Markovic, 9-7... defeated Robbie McCallum and Sven Burus of Toledo, 8-5, to secure the tandem's third point-clinching victory ... held off Roy Kalmanovich and Ruan Roelofse of #9 Illinois, 8-5, to secure the doubles point and aid in the eventual 4-3 decision over the Fighting Illini.
AS A FRESHMAN: Played a significant role for the Irish ... posted an overall mark of 20-21 in singles play ... went 9-5 in the open season ... posted an 11-16 record in dual play ... the majority of his dual play came from the No. 4 spot, where he went 11-13 ... also posted an 0-3 mark at No. 3 singles ... had a clinching win in the BIG EAST quarterfinals over David Sheehan of Villanova (6-2, 6-0) ... dropped his match in the NCAA regionals to East Tennessee's Lisandro Picardo (3-6, 3-6) ... defeated Brad Mixson of the Seminoles (7-5, 6-2) in Notre Dame's upset win over Florida State ... won all four of his matches at the William & Mary Invitational on the way to winning the second singles flight ... went 2-1 at the Tom Fallon Invitational ... won his first collegiate match versus Miami's Hector Nieto (6-2, 6-2) ... in doubles play, posted an overall record of 21-15 ... went 12-11 in dual matches ... posted a 5-4 mark in the Midwest region ... teamed with classmate Tyler Davis to post a 9-4 mark in dual play, all of which came at No. 3 doubles ... the duo secured the doubles point for the Irish on seven occasions with seven clinching wins ... also played with Andrew Roth in the dual season ... Havens and Roth went 3-7 at No. 2 doubles ... they had two clinching victories for the Irish ... tied with Davis for the most doubles clinching wins on the team with nine ... defeated Davis in the quarterfinals of the 2008 Summer ITA Championships [6-2, 3-6, 1-0 (2)] before falling in the semifinals to Virginia's Sanam Singh.
HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL DATA: Four-time letterwinner at Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy (Ohio) ... named all-state each of his four years in high school ... captured the Ohio state championship in both singles and doubles ... earned All-America honors as a senior ... captured the Midwest Winter Championships in January 2006 ... defeated five junior players ranked in the top 100 in the country en route, including eighth-ranked Dennis Nevolo ... reached the semifinals of the USTA National Opens and Midwest Closed ... finished fourth alongside teammate Tyler Davis in doubles at Winter Nationals ... member of the National Honor Society ... National Merit semifinalist ... born November 24, 1988, in Lexington, Ky. ... son of Terry and Mona Havens ... has a sister, Laura ... father played college tennis at Middle Tennessee State ... enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters as a sociology major.