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Taiyo

Hamanaka

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Height 5'10"
Year Senior
Hometown Eastchester, N.Y.
High School Eastchester
Major Economics
School: CC
Birthdate March 13, 1996

Bio

2016-17: Posted a 1-3 record in singles play during the fall.

2015-16: Did not compete.

Fall 2014: In his collegiate debut, posted a 3-1 singles record in the Whitman Draw at the Ivy Plus Invitational … Downed Penn's Gabriel Rapoport, 6-1, 7-6(5), at the Princeton Invitational.

Before Columbia: Four-time captain at Eastchester … All-America as a senior … Three-time all-state selection and four-time all-section choice … Westchester Player of the Year and NYSPHSAA state finalist as a senior … Ranked as a five-star recruit by TennisRecruiting.net … Ranked as the fourth-best player in New York, 10th in the Middle Atlantic region and 61st nationally … In the USTA rankings, he ranked as the No. 4 player in the Eastern region and 89th in the country … AP Scholar … Cornell University Book Award winner … Member of the National Honor Society and the NY State Math and Science Honor Societies. 

Personal: Economics major at Columbia … AP Scholar … Cornell University Book Award winner … Member of the National Honor Society … Member of the NY State Math and Science Honor Societies … Parents are Masumo and Michiaki.

      SINGLES DOUBLES
Year Overall Dual Tour Ivy Overall Ivy
2014-15 4-1 0-0 4-1 0-0 0-3 0-0
2015-16 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0
2016-17 1-3 0-0 1-3 0-0 0-0 0-0
Career 5-4 0-0 5-4 0-0 0-3 0-0
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Postgame: Men's Tennis Headed to Sweet 16
Highlight: Tim Wang Aces Virginia
Postmatch: Timothy Wang (NCAA Rd. 1 | Columbia v. Monmouth | 5/11/18)