Ruben Weber  
Ruben Weber

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Alzey, Germany

High School:
Elisabeth-Langgasser Gymnasium

Height:
6-2


04/24/2014

Gophers' Comeback Bid Falls Short

Tenth-seeded Indiana defeated No. 7 seeded Minnesota, 4-3, in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament Thursday in East Lansing, Mich.

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 Gear Up for Final Home Weekend

The Gopher will host Michigan Friday at 6 p.m. and Michigan State Sunday at noon for Senior Day.

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2013-14 SOPHOMORE SEASON
Received the team's Jerry Noyce/Nike Most Improved Player Award • Academic All-Big Ten • had a 17-15 singles record that included a 7-6 mark at home and a 4-9 doubles record • in the spring, went 10-11 with all his matches coming at the No. 2 position after playing as high as No. 3 only once in his first season with the team • won five of six matches from Feb. 22 to March 28 • won four Big Ten singles matches • in the fall, had a 7-4 singles record to lead the team in fall singles wins and went 4-7 in doubles • advanced to the semifinal at Big Ten Championships with Eric Frueh (Oct. 25-27).

2012-13
FRESHMAN SEASON
Posted a 17-16 overall singles record in his first season with the Gophers • played mostly at No. 6 singles with occasional appearances at No. 3, 4, and 5 • had a 5-6 record against conference opponents • made his collegiate dual debut in the match against Northern Illinois (Jan. 20) and notched a three-set win over Joven Zeljkovic • posted notable wins against Ben Mullis, Nicholas Kamisar, and Alex Bussi to help the Golden Gophers score upset victories over No. 27 Drake, No. 14 Washington, and No. 31 Michigan, respectively • competed in doubles once during the spring, pairing with Leandro Toledo to defeat Marco Stancati and Henrique Tsukamoto of Miami (March 19) • had overall singles record of 8-2 in fall 2012 • qualified for the USTA/ITA Central Region Championship (Oct. 18-22) with wins over Grant Tesmer (Drake) and Ashton Kalhorn (Bradley) • advanced to the round of 32 in the tournament with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Marten Jonsson (SIUE) • went 3-1 at the Gopher Invitational • competed at the Lakewood Ranch Invitational (Nov. 9-11), posting a 1-1 record.

PRIOR TO MINNESOTA
Ranked as high as No. 7 while playing 18 and under in Germany • gained valuable experience playing on the international circuit • attended Elisabeth-Langgasser Gymnasium in Alzey, Germany.

PERSONAL
Born June 24, 1993 • son of Karl-Heinz Weber • has an older brother, Daniel.

Ruben Weber's Career Statistics
Season Singles Doubles
2012-13 17-16 1-0
2013-14 17-15 4-9
Career Totals 34-31 5-9