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Philippe Tsangaridis
Philippe Tsangaridis

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Montreal, Canada

High School:
English School of Cyprus

Last College:
Alabama

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 185


04/17/2014

Coastal Downs Liberty 4-0, Advances to Semifinal Match

No. 6 Coastal takes on No. 2 Winthrop in Friday's semifinal at 10 a.m.

04/15/2014

Tsangaridis, Nilsson and Christofides Among All-Conference Honorees

No. 6 Coastal faces No. 3 Liberty in the quarterfinals on Thursday at 11:30 a.m.

04/13/2014

Men's Tennis Blanks Longwood on Senior Day

No. 6 Coastal is set to take on No. 3 Liberty in the quarterfinals of the Big South tournament Wednesday.

04/12/2014

Chants End Losing Streak at Gardner-Webb

The Chanticleers play Longwood tomorrow at 1 pm for Senior Day.

04/09/2014

Coastal's Lead Slips Away as Liberty Wins 4-3

The Chanticleers take on Gardner-Webb at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday.

At Alabama (Sophomore): Played No. 4 and 5 singles, picking up wins against Clemson, Wake Forest and Arkansas ... Played No. 2 and 3 doubles with wins against LSU, Vanderbilt, Texas A&M and Auburn.

At Alabama (Freshman): Won four matches in singles in addition to eight doubles matches in his first year with the Tide ... Went 2-0 from the No. 5 singles spot in dual match play ... Won both of his doubles mathces partnering with David Vieyra in Alabama's doubleheader against UAB and Samford ... Won his singles matches against Furman and Troy, and partnered with Vikram Reddy for a doubles win over Troy ... Debuted for the Crimson Tide in the spring with a singles win at the UCF Spring Invitational and three doubles wins, with partners Ricky Doverspike and Michael Thompson ... Also picked up singles and doubles victories at the SEC Coaches Indoor Championships.

Prior to Coastal: Trained under Spanish Davis Cup captain and former top-10 ATP player Albert Costa ... Three-time member of the Cyprus Davis Cup team ... Winner of the Cyprus National Tournament (U18) ... Had one of the biggest wins of his career in 2010, topping ITF Wimbledon champion and No. 1 ranked Marton Fucsovics, 2-6, 6-2, 6-2, at the ITS European Championships in Switzerland ... Won his first international title in Israel in 2006 ... Two-time Young Tennis Player of the Year.

Personal: Full name is Filippos Tsangaridas ... Son of Costas and Katherine Tsangarides ... Has a brother, Aris.