Perez and Thygesen Named First Alternates for Doubles Championship
Senior Will Play in NCAA Singles and Doubles Championship
Blue Jays End Season with 17 Wins
Senior Went a Combined 6-0 Last Week
Buxbaum and Dubin Win at First Doubles
2017: ITA All-American in doubles • named First Team CoSIDA Academic All-District • ITA Scholar-Athlete • went 7-3 in singles and 11-3 in doubles • won fourth straight ITA Southeast Doubles Championship • advanced to semifinals of ITA Southeast Singles championship • placed sixth at ITA Oracle Cup in doubles • suffered career-ending injury on April 8.
2016: ITA All-American in singles and doubles • named First Team All-Centennial Conference in singles and doubles • First Team CoSIDA Academic All-District • went 21-5 in singles and 26-7 in doubles • led team in singles and doubles wins • doubles wins are second most in school single-season history • set records for doubles matches played (33) and combined wins (47) in a season • went 5-1 against nationally ranked singles players • lost in finals of Loyola Invitational after going 3-1 in singles and 3-1 in doubles • won third straight ITA Doubles Championship • also advanced to finals of ITA Singles • placed sixth in doubles at ITA National Small College Championship • ended season on an eight-match win streak in singles • had seven and nine-match win streaks in doubles during the season • advanced to NCAA Doubles Championship • went 4-0 in singles and 6-1 in doubles in the postseason.
2015: ITA All-American in singles and doubles • went 22-5 in singles and 15-10 in doubles • won ITA Southeast Singles and Doubles Championship • finished fourth in singles and seventh in doubles at the ITA National Small College Championship • went 2-1 in singles at ITA National Team Indoor Championship • won 11 of 12 singles matches from February 21 to May 10 • went 4-1 in doubles in postseason team play • clinched win at ninth-ranked Kenyon in NCAA Sweet 16 • lost in semifinals of NCAA Singles Championship.
2014: Named ITA National and Atlantic South Rookie of the Year • named Centennial Conference Rookie and Player of the Year • earned First Team All-Centennial honors in singles and doubles • ITA All-American in singles and doubles • went 16-6 in singles and 23-9 in doubles • 23 doubles wins are second most in program history by a freshman and fourth overall • tied program record for doubles matches played by a freshman (32) • ITA Southeast Doubles Champion • finished fifth in doubles at ITA National Small College Championship • ranked as high as fifth in the nation and second in the Atlantic South in singles • ranked as high as fifth in the nation and first in the Atlantic South in doubles • won 10 straight doubles matches from April 8 to May 11 • went 2-1 in doubles in the NCAA Tournament • selected to NCAA Singles and Doubles Championship.
Personal: Michael Buxbaum • son of Michael Buxbaum and Mary Ann Venezia • brother, Alex, played tennis at Haverford and was an All-American and ITA Southeast Champion in doubles • went 21-5 as a freshman and led team to district playoffs • posted a 22-4 record and finished fourth in the state as a sophomore • went 26-1, finished second in the state and led team to district playoffs as a junior • won state title with an unbeaten 27-0 record as a senior • Dean’s List student majoring in behavioral biology.