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 William Albright
Honors
2017
Academic All-SoCon
First Team All-SoCon - Doubles 
2016
SoCon Honor Roll

Redshirt Senior (2016-17)

Played in 23 singles matches and 22 in doubles competition… Went 5-18 in singles play, notching a five wins at No. 3 singles… Defeated Parks Schoen of Wofford in three sets for a SoCon victory (Apr. 15)… In the first round of the SoCon Tournament, defeated Schoen a second time in straight sets (Apr. 21)… Earned straight-set victories over Andrei Vitiuc of Bucknell (Jan. 16) and Radford's Samuel Taylor (Apr. 2)… Went 12-2 in doubles action when teamed with Connor Thompson… Went 4-2 in SoCon play all at No. 1 doubles… Won seven-straight matches when partnering with Thompson… Defeaed pairs from Mercer (Mar. 26), and The Citadel (Mar. 28)… Defeated Jake Foundez and Justin Ghavami of Samford, 7-5 (Apr. 9)… Won both doubles matches in the SoCon tournament over Wofford and ETSU (Apr. 21 and Apr. 22).

Redshirt Junior (2015-16)

Competed in 42 total matches… went 8-13 overall in singles action, working at No. 3 (3-4) and No. 4 (5-9)… Earned a season best five wins at No. 4 singles… Went 10-9 at No. 1 doubles when partnered with Warren Bryan… Competed in a pair of doubles matches with Ian Melnik, going 1-1 at No. 3 including a SoCon victory… Earned a two set victory over Josh Swindler of UNC Asheville to open the season (Jan. 30)… Defeated Jackson Pride of The Citadel (Mar. 8)at No. 3 singles 6-0, and 6-1… Won back-to-back matches against Georgia Southern (Mar. 12) and East Carolina (Mar. 17), both in two sets… Won match with Chattanooga's John Peacey (Apr. 16) in two sets.

Redshirt sophomore (2014-15)
Saw action in 53 total matches ... went 15-10 overall in singles and was 9-7 during the spring season ... played No. 5 (0-2) and No. 6 singles (9-5) ... had a 4-3 conference record earning wins against Citadel's Joe Bove, Wofford's Parks Thompson, Chattanooga's Gino Delavalle and Furman's Stefan Rhodes ... finished with a 10-18 doubles record and played No. 2 (7-9) and No. 3 doubles (0-4) ... paired with teammates Logan Walker, Cameron Smith and Warren Bryan ... was awarded a SoCon Commissioner's Medal (3.5 GPA or higher) ... made the SoCon honor roll.   


Sophomore (2013-14)
Sat out the entire season due to a redshirt.


Freshman (2012-13)
Played in 38 matches … went 10-7 overall in singles and 1-1 in conference play … held an overall doubles record of 11-10 … played 15 matches with teammate Jimmy Roueche, going 8-7.

High school
Played four years at Grimsley High School in Greensboro, N.C. ... Was a three year letterman and a NCHSAA doubles finalist in 2011 … Was also a North Carolina state closed doubles finalist … Ranked in the top 10 in North Carolina in the 16's and 18's men's tennis divisions.


Personal
William L. Albright … born July 22, 1994, in Greensboro, NC. … son of Jim and Kelly Albright… majoring in political science.

 

Height: 6'4"
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C.
High School: Grimsley
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