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Alex Funkhouser
Alex Funkhouser

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Winchester, VA

High School:
John Handley

Last College:
Old Dominion

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 150


Fall 2010: Won a doubles match and a singles match in the Chants' win over Campbell (Sept. 17) ... Turned in a victory backdraw of the A-1 doubles flight at the Elon Invitational playing alongside Peter Billingham (Oct. 10) ... Won his first singles match at the ITA Carolinas Regional (Oct. 15).

Spring 2010: Named Big South Conference Player of the Week (Feb. 16) ... Won his singles match over Kosta Blank of No. 59 UNC Wilmington (Jan. 23) ... Won his doubles match against The Citadel playing alongside Dorian Sovic (Jan. 28) ... Won his singles match against the Bulldogs to help Coastal defeat The Citadel 4-3 ... Earned a victory at No. 4. singles against David Clavera to help the Chants down Campbell 5-2 (Feb. 6) ... Won at No. 2 doubles with Ernesto Ramos 8-5 against Matthew Polean and Fernando Armendaris of Mercen (Feb. 10) ... Clinched the team win over Mercer by winning at No. 4 singles 6-4, 6-4 over Victor Dias ... Won at No. 2 doubles 8-3 alongside Ramon against Stuart Robinson and Tom Wood of Wofford (Feb. 11) ... Moved to 5-0 in singles play with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Alan Donald of Wofford at No. 3 ... Posted an 8-5 victory over Jesse Hutchinson and Krysztof Kwasniewicz of Charlotte at No. 2 doubles (Feb. 20) ... Defeated Charles Martin-Lecamp of Charlotte 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 at No. 3 singles ... Won at No. 2 doubles and No. 3 singles against Gardner Webb (Feb. 21) ... Picked up wins at No. 2 doubles and No. 3 singles against UNC Asheville (Feb. 28) ... Earned a victory over Boston College playing at No. 2 doubles (March 3) ... Won at No. 2 doubles and No. 4 singles in the Chants' 6-1 win over Liberty (March 6) ... Picked up wins at No. 2 doubles and No. 4 singles in a 6-1 win over North Carolina Central (March 8) ... Tallied wins at No. 4 singles and No. 2 doubles against James Madison (March 12) ... Won his doubles match at No. 1 doubles and No. 3 singles against Winston-Salem State in the Chants' 7-0 win (March 18) ... Clinched the victory for Coastal with a win at No. 3 singles to give the Chants their first win over East Carolina since 1999 with a 4-3 triumph (March 18) ... Posted a win at No. 3 singles in Coastal's 6-1 win over South Carolina State (March 30) ... Won at No. 4 singles in a 5-2 win over Presbyterian (April 13) ... Claimed a victory at No. 4 singles against UNC Asheville in a 4-2 Coastal win at the Big South Tournament (April 22) ... Won at No. 4 singles against Winthrop at the Big South Tournament (April 23).

Fall 2009: Went 7-4 in singles and 7-2 in doubles combined with Dorian Sovic in the fall ... Won the UNC Wilmington Collegiate Invitational Flight B doubles bracket with partner Sovic, defeating two Campbell, one Virginia Tech and one UNCW pairs ... Advanced to the finals in the Singles B-1 bracket of the Old Dominion Invitational with wins over Hofstra, James Madison and Campbell ... Made it to the third round of the ITA Southeast Regional, beating N.C. Central and Davidson.

Prior to Coastal: Transferred from Old Dominion where he played for two years ... In the 2008-09 season posted a 15-21 record in singles, with a 3-0 record at the No. 3 position ... Went on a six-match win streak in the beginning of the season, and a five-match win streak mid season ... In the number three spot in doubles posted an 8-5 record ... Was 19-13 in doubles, including a 17-9 record with partner Takov Diskin ... Went 9-6 in the 2007-08 season, and 10-6 in doubles.

High School: A 2007 graduate of John Handley High School ... Won the singles Virginia State Championship his senior year ... Was state runner-up in singles his junior year ... In his sophomore year was state runner-up in doubles and part of the State Championship team ... His team finished as the state runner-up his freshman year.

Personal: Full name is Jordan Alexander Funkhouser ... Son of Joe and Barbara Funkhouser ... Majoring in political science.