Ryan Cheng
Ryan Cheng
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Marino, California
High School: San Marino High School
Major: Economics

2017-18 Season (Sophomore): Began season by winning all three singles matches (in straight sets) and all four doubles matches of Penn Invitational… notched clutch three-set victory in No. 6 singles position against St. John’s to set up team win… reached quarterfinals of Ivy Plus in both singles and doubles play… overall singles record of 7-7... overall doubles record of 11-6… played in No. 4, No. 5 and No. 6 singles positions… played primarily in No. 2 doubles position with fellow sophomores Andrew Heller and Dylan King.

2016-17 Season (Freshman): Began the season with seven straight singles wins ... won out in singles at the Penn Invitational ... reached the singles final of the Connecticut State Championships ... also secured the doubles trophy in the same tournament alongside Andrew Heller ...  reached the final of his singles draw at the Dartmouth Invitational ... won his first round match at the ITA Northeast Regionals ... finished the fall with a 9-2 doubles record and 10-3 singles record ... alternated between playing at No. 4, 5, and 6 singles positions during the spring ... notched his first Ivy League win with a victory over Penn's Marshall Sharp ... paired up with Dylan King at No. 2 doubles to notch a 10-3 overall doubles record in the spring ... finished the season with a team-leading 19-5 doubles record.

Before Yale: captain and team MVP of San Marino High School team junior and senior year ... team accolades included: league champions 2013-16, CIF champions 2013-14, CIF state finalists 2013-14, third place in National All American tournament ... made All Area First Team for four consecutive years between 2013 and 2016 ... named All American in 2016.

Notes: Ryan is the first college varsity athlete in his family.

Why Yale? “Yale seemed like the best place for me because Coach Dorato and I were on the same page as to how our lives should be balanced athletically and academically.”

 

Singles:

 

#1

#2

#3

#4

#5

#6

Dual Match Total

 IVY

 Overall

2017-18

 

  

 

 1-2

 1-0

 1-3

 3-5

 0-3

 7-7

2016-17

 

 

 2-0

 1-3

 3-3

 1-2

 7-8

 1-3

 17-11

Total

 

 

 2-0

 2-5

 4-3

 2-5

 10-13

 1-6

 24-18

 

Doubles:

 

#1

#2

#3

Dual Match Total

 IVY

 Overall

2017-18

 

 2-4

 3-1

 5-5

 3-2

 11-6

2016-17

 

 7-3

 3-0

 10-3

 2-1

 19-5

Total

 

 9-7

 6-1

 15-8

 5-3

 30-11