#21 Notre Dame Men's Tennis lost to #18 Texas A&M on March 4th, 2010.
AS A JUNIOR: Recorded a 20-15 mark in singles play with a 13-10 record in regular season play ... spent majority of the season at the No. 3 singles spot ... downed Illinois' 24th-ranked Dennis Nevolo in straight sets 6-4, 7-6 to begin non-conference play ... defeated #2 Virginia's 31st-ranked Drew Courtney, 7-6 (7-2), 4-6, 7-6 (7-5) ... tied the overall match with Michigan at 3-3 in a hard-fought three-set win at No. 3 singles 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 ... Stahl held serve at deuce to claim the clinching game in the third set ... helped Notre Dame come-from-behind to win over 31st-ranked Wisconsin as he won a tough three-set match over 73rd- ranked Patrick Pohlmann 6-3, 6-7 (4-7), 6-4 to clinch the win ... defeated No. 55 Clint Bowles of #19 Florida State, 7-5, 6-4 ... downed Fresno State's Tejesvi Veerepalli, 6-4, 6-7, 6-1, to advance to Blue Gray Tennis Finals Classic ... defeated Charlie Caris of Georgetown 6-4, 2-0 to advance to the BIG EAST semifinals ... tied up doubles play with David Anderson to help the Irish move on in the BIG EAST Championship ... saw singles and doubles action during the BIG EAST Championship.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Earned BIG EAST Academic All-Star honors ... climbed as high as 112th in singles as late in the season as Feb. 1 ... posted a 22-12 overall record in singles play... finished with an impressive 11-2 mark in open play with the only two losses coming against Austen Childs of Louisville (2-6, 0-6) and Drew Daniel of Michigan (6-1, 4-6, 0-1 [7-10]) in the Wilson/ ITA Midwest Regionals ... accumulated 22 points during the Wolverine Invitational to take home second place ... won all four matches in straight sets during the Tom Fallon Invitational earning him All- Tournament team honors for the second consecutive season ... posted an 11-10 dual record while playing nine matches as No. 4 (5-4), 11 matches as No. 3 (6-5) and one match as No. 2 (0-1) ... had second- most wins on the team with 22 ... had back- to-back, come-from-behind wins against 57th ranked Mamound Kamel of #14 Pepperdine (4-6, 6-4, 7-6) and Sebastien Vidal of #64 William & Mary (2-6, 6-4, 6-2) ... wasundefeatedduringopendoublesplay posting a 6-0 record ... finished with a 3-5 dual record which included a convincing win, with partner David Anderson, against Wael Kilani and Yannick Yoshizawa of 40th-ranked South Florida (8-1) ... had match clinching wins against both Duke and Michigan State ... presented with the Raymond T. Bender Award, which is given to the player on the team who expresses the most enthusiasm.
AS A FRESHMAN: Saw extensive playing time in singles ... named to the BIG EAST all-tournament team for singles play ... posted a 27-8 overall record ... went 11-3 in open play and 16-5 in dual action ... went 8-2 versus the Midwest region ... went 7-3 in three-setters ... went 15-1 at the No. 6 position in dual play ... recorded a 1-4 mark at the No. 5 spot ... clinched four wins in singles as he posted a 4-0 record when the team match was tied 3-3 ... clinched four wins over Diego Toledo of South Florida to secure the BIG EAST title for the Irish ... also clinched Notre Dame's upset win over Florida State with a win over Drew Bailey (6-2, 3-6, 6-1) ... finished the year on an 11-match unbeaten streak including eight wins and three unfinished matches ... had four come-from-behind wins ... tied with Sheeva Parbhu for second-most singles wins on the team with 27 ... captured the third singles flight at the William & Mary Invitational ... won three matches at the Tom Fallon Invitational ... went 7-2 in doubles play ... all his matches were in the open season ... went 2-0 with Matt Johnson, 1-1 with Sean Corrigan and 4-1 with David Anderson ... advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2008 Summer ITA Championships before falling to Sanam Singh of Virginia (6-4, 6-0).
HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL DATA: Four-year letterwinner at Walt Whitman (Md.) ... helped Walt Whitman capture the 2005 Maryland state championship ... captured the 2005 Maryland state doubles championship ... reached the 2007 Maryland state title match in singles ... reached the finals of the USTA MAS Challenger #8 in December of 2005 ... defeated German Boryachinskly, ranked No. 33, and David Nguyen, ranked No. 19, en route to the finals ... advanced to the semifinals of the USTA MAS Challenger #3 and USTA MAS Challenger #4 ... member of the National Honor Society ... AP Scholar ... born January 24, 1989, in Minneapolis, Minn. ... son of Thomas and Dale Stahl ... has a brother, Aaron, and sister, Hannah ... mother played tennis at Cornell ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business as a finance major.