Columbia Men's Tennis BIO
 Mike Vermeer

Fall 2014:
Ranked No. 107 on the ITA preseason national singles list … Opened his junior campaign with a 2-0 showing at the Princeton Invitational that included wins over Cornell’s Sam Fleck (6-0, 6-1) and St. John’s’ Vaidik Munshaw (6-1, 6-0) ... Helped the Lions' make program history as one of six Columbia players to reach the singles main draw quarterfinals at the USTA/ITA Northeast Regional Championships ... Advanced to the round of 16 in the A Draw at the Florida State Invitational and finished the tournament with a 2-1 singles record ... Tallied a win in the doubles main draw with partner Pham at the USTA/ITA NIIC before falling in teh round of 16. 

Spring 2014:
Was a perfect 18-0 in dual matches, primarily at No. 6, until dropping his match in the NCAA Sweet Sixteen … Won 11 matches in straight sets … Defeated Dartmouth’s Diego Pedraza and Harvard’s Nicky Hu at the ECAC Championship … Went 5-0 in Ivy League matches … Downed East Tennessee State’s Roger Ordeig in straight sets in the first round of the NCAA Tournament … Topped Vanderbilt’s Ryan Smith in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, 6-1, 7-5 … Compiled a 15-7 doubles record with Winston Lin, splitting time at No. 2 and 3 … Was 5-2 against the Ivy League.

Fall 2013: 
Earned a 4-2 doubles record, winning two matches with Eric Rubin and two matches with Richard Pham.

Before Columbia:
Luxembourg National Junior Tennis Champion … Named to the Honor Roll/Dean’s List six semesters … Earned the Student-Athlete Award. 

Personal: Intended major is financial economics ... Son of Viviane and Edward Vermeer.

Year Overall Dual Tour Ivy Overall Ivy
2013-14 18-1 18-1 0-0 5-0 19-9 5-2
2014-15 7-2 0-0 7-2 0-0 5-4 0-0
Career 25-3 20-1 7-2 5-0 24-13 5-2
Year: Junior
City/State: Steinsel, Luxembourg
High School: Schiller
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