The Seminoles start spring break against the Longhorns.
After falling behind 2-0, the Seminoles won four straight singles matches to clinch the win.
Sophomore Dominic Cotrone gained a rank win while Cristian Gonzalez Mendez won his 20th match of the year.
Dominic Cotrone was named ACC Men's Tennis Player of the Week.
Florida State opened up ACC play with a 6-1 win over Georgia Tech.
Sophomore: Spring- Finished the spring season with at 17-10 record in singles which was a three way tie among teammates for most wins...finished the year with a 27-15 total record, the best among his teammates... defeated the No. 31 ranked player in the nation 6-0, 6-4 against North Carolina...finished the spring with a 21-8 doubles record for a 27-12 mark on the year...dominated in doubles with his partner Blake Davis having quality wins versus Dukes nationally ranked #14 team Redlicki and Tahir...defeated Georgia Techs #10 nationally ranked team Spir and Hundal in the ACC Tournament...and dismantled top ranked Virginia's #1 double team in the nation Jenkins and Styslinger...reached the round of 16 at the NCAA Men's Tennis Doubles Championships...named to the All-ACC team and the All-ACC academic team. Fall- Had the most wins on the team during the fall with a 10-5 singles record and a 7-4 doubles mark...defeated the No. 17 player in the nation with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Florida's Bob van Overbeek at the Bedford Cup in the round of 16...won three matches in the Pre-Qualifying round of the ITA All-Americans to advance to the Qualifying rounds of singles where he reached the second round...reached the quarterfinals of the USTA Clay Court Invitational at Disney with doubles partner Benjamin Lock.
Freshman: Spring- Went 5-1 this spring in singles...although he played singles in only six matches, he clinched two matches...clinched wins against Boston College and Clemson...played doubles all year with Anderson Reed...duo went 15-13 in the spring for an overall 22-15 doubles record...duo had a ranked win over No. 53 Maden and Rigsby of Clemson...went 4-7 in the ACC in doubles play and 3-0 in singles play. Fall - Paired up with Anderson Reed in the fall for a 7-2 doubles record...won the doubles title at the Seminole Invitational where the duo went 4-0...posted a 5-5 singles record in the fall...went 3-1 at the Thomasville Collegiate Invitational...went 2-1 at the Seminole Invitational.
High School: Ranked 1st in Florida and 30th nationally in the USTA boys 18 division...was ranked 9th in Florida and 23rd nationally in the USTA boys 16 division...2010 FHSAA division 1A State Singles champion for Bradenton Christian School (held an undefeated season)...finalist in the boys 18 2010 USTA National Open...semifinalist of the Boys 18 2010 Florida Open Championships...2009 and 2010 FHSAA doubles champion...2010 Herald Tribune All-Area Boys Tennis Player of the Year...high school MVP 2009-2011.
Personal: Born on August 4, 1993...son of Dave and Dawn Cotrone...brother David plays tennis at Flagler...multitalented athlete who has played tennis (15 years), basketball (6 years), baseball (5 years), soccer (3 years), bowling (3 years) and also the saxophone...Bradenton Christian School Student Body President in 2010 and 2011...Named to high school honor roll in 2010 and 2011.