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05/25/2016

Monaghan Advances To Round of 32 At NCAA Singles Championship

Senior defeats Northwestern's Kirchheimer 6-4, 6-0

05/24/2016

Monaghan Named National ITA Arthur Ashe Award Winner

Irish captain honored ahead of NCAA championship appearance

05/14/2016

Irish Drop Tough 4-1 Decision To Stanford In NCAA First Round

Notre Dame falls short in tight tournament affair

05/13/2016

Need To Know: NCAA Championship First Round

Notre Dame and Stanford to square off Saturday in Evanston, Illinois

05/09/2016

Monaghan, Lawson Earn ITA Regional Honors

Seniors eligible for national level ITA awards

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

04/09/2016

Notre Dame def. #1 North Carolina

Notre Dame def. #1 North Carolina

04/01/2016

Notre Dame v. Florida State

Notre Dame v. Florida State

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • 2015 NCAA Doubles Championship qualifier
  • 2014 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

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tempe, AZ

High School:
Corona Del Sol

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 165

Event Calendar

Delta

May 25
All Day
NCAA Singles Championship
Tulsa, Okla. (Case Tennis Center)
RECAP
May 26
All Day
NCAA Doubles Championship
Tulsa, Okla. (Case Tennis Center)

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