No. 6 Coastal takes on No. 2 Winthrop in Friday's semifinal at 10 a.m.
No. 6 Coastal is set to take on No. 3 Liberty in the quarterfinals of the Big South tournament Wednesday.
Spring 2014 (Freshman):Led Coastal freshmen in singles wins with a 7-11 overall record and 1-4 mark against Big South opponents ... Spent the majority of the season on the fifth singles court (4-7) but also played matches at Nos. 3, 4, and 6 ... Picked up a conference singles win against UNC Asheville and won the match-clinching point in Coastal's 4-3 win over UNC Greensboro to earn Big South Player of the Week honors ... Went 7-7 overall in doubles matches playing primarily at No. 2 (4-7) while also winning all three of his matches at No. 3 ... Was unbeaten in doubles matches against conference opponents with wins coming against UNC Asheville, Liberty, Gardner-Webb and Longwood.
Prior to Coastal: Represented Qatar in the Davis Cup as the No. 1 ranked junior player in the nation ... Ranked as high as No. 526 by the International Tennis Federation ... Compiled an 8-4 record against four and five-star opponents according to tennisrecruiting.net.