Franz Sydow  
Franz Sydow

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Amsterdam, Netherlands

High School:
Calandlyceum

Height:
5-7


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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