Martin Svenning
Martin Svenning
Year: So.
Hometown: Malmo, Sweden
High School: ProCivitas Privata Gymnasium
Major: Economics
Residential College: Calhoun

2013-14 Season (Sophomore): Reached the singles quarterfinals and the doubles semifinals of the Connecticut State Championships … Highlight of fall season was winning two consolation matches at the USTA/ITA Northeast Regionals and posting a doubles main draw win at the tournament alongside Tyler Lu … Went an even 9-9 in singles in the spring, playing mostly at the No. 2 spot … Began the regular season with a five-match winning streak in doubles at the No. 1 spot alongside Tyler Lu, and finished the season with a solid 11-5 record in doubles.

 

2012-13 Season (Freshman): Posted a 4-3 doubles record in the fall … Highlight of fall season was reaching the final of his doubles draw at the USTA/ITA Collegiate Invitational with classmate Jason Brown … Also reached the doubles semifinals of the Connecticut State Championships with Brown … Put together a 9-4 singles record in the fall … Reached the semifinals of the Connecticut State Championships as the No. 3 seed … Strung together a 14-5 singles record in the spring, including a 5-2 win-loss mark in Ivy play … Nominated for Ivy League Rookie of the Year honors ... ITA Scholar-Athlete.

 

Before Yale: Ranked No. 2 junior in Sweden for 2011 ...  Southpaw with an aggressive baseline game ... Plays for top tennis club in Sweden, Fair Play TK, and was awarded “Player of the Year” for 18 & under ... Took third at Swedish Indoor Junior Championships in singles and third in doubles at Swedish Outdoor Junior Championships in 2011.

 

Singles:

  #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 Dual Match Total IVY Overall
2013-14 9-9    9-91-413-14
2012-13       13-3 1-2   14-5 5-2 23-9
Total   9-9   13-3 1-2   23-14 6-6 36-23

 

Doubles:

  #1 #2 #3 Dual Match Total IVY Overall
2013-1411-5  11-52-314-9
2012-13   1-0 5-6 6-6 1-4 10-9
Total 11-5 1-0 5-6 17-11 3-7 24-18