Franz Sydow
Franz  Sydow

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Amsterdam, Netherlands

High School:
Calandlyceum

Height:
5-7


04/20/2014

Gophers Fall in Final Regular-Season Match

Minnesota finished 5-6 in Big Ten play to earn at No. 7 seed in the conference tournament

04/19/2014

Gophers Win Doubles, Fall to No. 10 Illinois

Minnesota took a 1-0 lead with wins at Nos. 1 and 2 doubles but fell, 5-1, to the 10th-ranked Illini.

04/13/2014

Gophers Top MSU on Senior Day

Juan Pablo Ramirez clinched the win for the Gophers in his final match at the Baseline Tennis Center

04/11/2014

Gophers Post 5-2 Win Over Michigan

No. 55 Minnesota improved to 10-10 and 4-4 in the Big Ten, claiming the Little Brown Jug in win the victory.

04/04/2014

Toledo Upsets Kobelt, Gophers Fall to OSU

The No. 51 Minnesota men's tennis team dropped a 5-2 contest to No. 1 Ohio State, but the Gophers' Leandro Toledo downed No. 8 Peter Kobelt

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2013-14 FRESHMAN SEASON
Finished the season 5-7 in singles and 8-18 in doubles • was 3-1 in three-set matches • clinched team wins with singles victories against Green Bay and Marquette (Jan. 31) • went 8-12 in doubles in the spring, playing primarily with Juan Pablo Ramirez, going 7-9 with a 7-7 record at the No. 3 position • was 2-3 in fall singles action, winning in his first collegiate match, 6-3, 4-6, 1-0 (9), against Princeton's Ben Quazzo (Oct. 31) and adding another victory against Christopher Ellis of Bates at the Lakewood Ranch Invitational (Nov. 8).

PRIOR TO MINNESOTA:
Competed with the Pro-M Tennis Academy in the Netherlands • ranked as high as 113 by ITF in 2012 • competed for both the Dutch and Venezuelan national teams and was a finalist at the Under 16 and Under 18 Dutch national championships.

PERSONAL: Plans to major in economics • most memorable sports thrill was turning around an important match in front of the home crowd in Venezuela • enjoys listening to music • father, Franz Sr., played tennis at Georgia Tech from 1986-1990 • son of Franz and Pilar Sydow • born Feb. 3, 1995.

Franz Sydow's Career Statistics
Season Singles Doubles
2013-14 5-7 8-18
Career Totals 5-7 8-18

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Milicevic Earns ITA Central Region Award

5/16/2017

The University of Minnesota’s Stefan Milicevic was named the ITA Central Region Rookie of the Year Monday while the team was awarded the ITA Central Region Community Service Award.

Gophers Fall to Yellow Jackets at NCAAs

5/12/2017

The No. 39-ranked University of Minnesota men’s tennis team fell to No. 19 Georgia Tech in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

Gophers Take on Georgia Tech at NCAAs

5/11/2017

The No. 39-ranked University of Minnesota men's tennis team will play in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday May 12 at 1 p.m.

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