Eric Frueh  
Eric Frueh

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Rochester, Minn.

High School:
Century HS

Height:
5-10


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

03/30/2014

Weber Clinches 4-3 Win Over Indiana

Ruben Weber won a three-set match at No. 2 singles to secure a team victory

03/28/2014

Gophers Fall at Purdue, 6-1

No. 50 Minnesota fell to 8-8 on the season with a 2-2 mark in the Big Ten

10/18/2011

Eric Frueh

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2012-13• SOPHOMORE SEASON: Competed mostly in doubles during the 2012-13 season, amassing a 20-10 overall record • Paired with Leandro Toledo to form the team's most dominant doubles duo with an 11-5 overall record, all from the No. 3 spot • Posted a commanding 8-3 mark in conference action • Marked a 5-1 record when partnering with Juan Pablo Ramirez • Went 7-5 in overall singles, 6-4 from the fall season • Fell to Kris Yee (Vanderbilt) in two-sets on Jan. 26 • Defeated Javier Varela Hernani of Marquette by scores of 5-7, 6-2, 6-4 (Feb. 16) • Competed at the Penn Invitational (Sept. 28-30), reaching the consolation semifinals of the singles competition and the semifinals of the doubles bracket • Went 1-1 in singles qualifying rounds for the USTA/ITA Central Region Championships (Oct. 18-22) • Marked a 4-1 record at the Gopher Invitational (Nov. 1-4) with notable wins coming against Preben Bjorne of Denver, Brendan Tannenbaum of Dartmouth, and Bradford Zitsch of Nebraska • Went 4-1 in doubles with partner Juan Pablo Ramirez • Duo defeated Drake's talented team of Alen Salibasic and Ben Lott.

2011-12 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Went 9-7 in singles (all matches played in the fall, as he did not play in singles in the spring) and 9-7 overall in doubles (2-3 in dual matches and 7-4 in the fall) • Was 1-1 in doubles with Leandro Toledo, 4-5 with Michael Sicora, 3-0 with Brendan Ruddock, 1-0 with Juan Pablo Ramirez and 0-1 with Jack Hamburg • Began college career by winning five of first six singles matches • Won first three matches at Southern Intercollegiates in Athens, Ga. (9/23-25) in straight sets to reach the tournament's semifinal round in the third flight • Also reached his flight's semifinal round at the Wildcat Invitational in Evanston, Ill. (10/21-22) • Teamed with Toledo to post an 8-5 win against Robin Goodman and Jean Erasmus of Drake (3/9) at third doubles in a neutral-site match in his hometown of Rochester, Minn.

PRIOR TO MINNESOTA: Earned six varsity tennis letters at Rochester Century under head coach Scott Boyer • Was a five-time Big 9 all-conference selection • Placed fourth as a junior and second as a senior in the Minnesota High School Class AA State Championship in singles • Eight-time USTA Zonals qualifier • Qualified for USTA Intersectionals three times and twice for the USTA National Team Championships • Partnered with fellow Gopher teammate Tucker Saxon to win the 2011 Northern Sectional Doubles title • Two-time qualifier for the USTA Junior Davis Cup.

PERSONAL: Planning on majoring in finance with a math minor • Most memorable sports thrill was rallying from being down match points to win the National Open doubles tournament in Midland, Mich. • Enjoys golfing and skiing in his free time and got a hole-in-one in 2010 • Placed first in the state and seventh nationally in the 2011 Business Professionals of America fundamental accounting contest • Father, Brent, played tennis at North Dakota from 1986-89 • Son of Brent and Shari Frueh • Born Feb. 17, 1993.