|High School:||Ozel Akdam Lisesi|
Played in 65 matches … named Southern Conference Men’s Tennis Player of the Year for second time in his career … first-team All-Conference selection in both singles and doubles … went 19-10 overall in singles play, including an undefeated conference season with a match record of 10-0 … went 16-10 overall in doubles action with partner Ahmet Sarioglu … finished the season with a conference record of 7-3 in doubles matches.
Was a first-team All-Southern Conference performer in singles for the third straight year … took first-team doubles honors for the second straight season … was a two-time SoCon Player of the Week during the season, taking the award on March 9 and 22 … went 20-11 overall in singles and 12-9 in dual play, all at No. 1 … was 6-4 in SoCon action … entered the spring season ranked 11th in the region … won the Flight A1 singles title at the UNCG Men’s Tennis Fall Invitational … went 12-15 in doubles with an 8-13 dual mark, all at No. 1 … was 6-4 in SoCon doubles play with Timion Meijs.
First-team All-Southern Conference in singles for the second straight season … also first team in doubles for the first time … set a school record for singles wins with a 28-6 mark on the season … was 19-3 in dual action, all at No. 1 … went 9-1 in conference play … won 16 straight matches after dropping his first singles bout of the spring … picked 19 of his 28 wins in straight sets … was 17-10 in doubles action with a 15-7 dual mark, playing every match but one with Arsel Kumdereli … played entirely at No. 1 and went 6-4 in SoCon play.
Was named the Southern Conference Player of the Year and Freshman of the Year, becoming the first student-athlete to sweep the awards since the Freshman of the Year award was established in 1992 ... was named the SoCon Player of the Week on March 31 and April 14 ... was the SoCon Player of the Month for April ... went 25-5 overall at No. 1 singles and 22-3 in the spring, including a 9-1 mark in the SoCon ... Of his 25 singles wins, 18 of them came in straight sets ... won 14 straight singles matches from March 6 to April 12 ... beat one ranked opponent, dropping No. 116 Andy Juc of Furman on April 5 ... went 18-8 at No. 1 doubles with a 15-7 mark in dual matches.
Prior to UNCG
Was a member of the Turkish National Team at the under-14, under-16 and under-18 levels, participating in the European Summer Cups ... attended Ozel Aksam Lisesi for his high school level education ... played for T.E.D. Club Istanbul for 11 years.
Orcun Seyrek ... born June 29, 1988, in Istanbul, Turkey ... son of Nihat and Aylin Seyrek ... majoring in international business.