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    Matt Johnson  
    Matt Johnson

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Portage, MI

    High School:
    Portage Central

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 155


    03/27/2011

    Men's Tennis v. Dayton

    Men's Tennis defeated Dayton in the Eck Pavillion on Sunday March 27th.

    03/06/2011

    3/6 Men's Tennis vs. Northwestern

    The Men's tennis team took on Northwestern on March 6th at the Eck Tennis Center.

    02/06/2011

    2/6 Men's Tennis vs. Toledo

    Notre Dame Men's Tennis took control of their match against Toledo which culminated in a 7-0 win on February 6th.

    01/28/2009

    Men's Tennis vs. Florida State

    Notre Dame loses a 4-3 decision to #11 Florida State on Wednesday, January 28 at home, dropping to 1-3 for 2009.

    AS A JUNIOR: Played in eight singles matches and recorded a 5-3 overall record ... posted a 4-2 mark in tour play ... captured first win of the year against Miami's Hector Nieto 6-3, 6-4 ... opened the 2010 season with a victory over #2 Virginia's Julen Uriquen 6-1, 5-7, 6-3 ... played in eight doubles matches and posted a 4-4 record ... defeated Toledo's Leonardo Henriques and Leo Sarria 8-3 with partner Michael Moore.

    AS A SOPHOMORE: Co-recipient of the Raul Temmy Katthain Award, which is given to the player who displays the most loyalty to the team ... named to the BIG EAST Academic All-Star list ... finished with a 6-2 overall singles record, including a convincing win in his final match over Varun Pandit of William & Mary, 6-1, 6-1 ... finished with a 6-10 overall doubles record, while posting a 6-9 record at No. 3 doubles alongside Niall Fitzgerald ... lost only match at No. 2 doubles in a hard-fought effort against Bryan Koniecko and Shuhei Uzawa of #3 Ohio State 6-8 ... recorded back-to-back doubles clinching points against Michigan State and Northwestern in the dual season.

    AS A FRESHMAN: Played in four singles matches for the Irish in the open season ... posted a 2-2 record ... won his first match of the season versus Westin Wendt of Miami (6- 3, 6-1) ... also won his first match in the Tom Fallon Invitational over Michigan State's Tyler Sauerbrey (6-0, 6-4) ... went 3-4 during the open season and 1-0 in the dual season in doubles action ... his dual-season doubles win camewithSeanCorriganintheNo.3position ... the win, which took place in the first dual action of Johnson's career, came over Shaun Bussert and Daniel Vidal of Ball State (8-3) ... paired with Daniel Stahl for two wins at the Olympia Fields Invitational ... fell in the third round of the 2008 Summer ITA Championships to Derek Stephens of N.C. State (6-2, ret.).

    HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL DATA: Three-year letterwinner at Portage Central (Mich.) ... named first team All-Michigan three times ... helped Portage Central High School capture the Michigan state title ... finished as the state runner-up in singles ... captured the WMTA Midwest Qualifier in June 2006 ... member of National Honor Society ... born September 17, 1988, in Glencoe, Ill. ... son of Dave and Kathy Johnson ... has a sister, Stephanie ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business as a finance major.

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