Coach Goswami on Wong:
“Jonathan has been one of the best players in the Ivy League for the last three years. He has tremendous ball-striking ability.”
Won the ‘A’ singles title at the 2009 USTA Collegiate Challenge … beat players from Boston College, Cornell and Princeton on the way to the championship match … beat Penn’s top player, Eugen Brazdil in the final, 3-6, 6-3, 7-6(5) … won two consolation matches at the UVA Invitational, including a 6-4, 7-5 win over then-ranked No. 124 Steven Forman of Wake Forest … with partner Haig Schneiderman, won the ‘A’ doubles draw at the 2009 Columbia Classic.
Earned second-team All-Ivy League honors in singles … went 12-7 in singles overall, and 14-5 in doubles with partner Haig Schneiderman, including a 5-2 Ivy League record … ranked 2nd in the Northeast Region by the ITA at the start of the season … won his first match of the season in straight sets in the ECAC Semifinals at No. 1 singles, 6-3, 6-1 … won at No. 1 singles in two sets, both by tiebreaker, against Harvard in the ECAC Finals … won in straight sets at the top singles and doubles spots against St. Johns … won in straight sets at No. 1 singles against Stony Brook, 6-0, 6-2 … had singles wins over Dartmouth, Yale and Princeton during the Ivy League season on the way to securing a team Ivy League Championship.
First Team All-Ivy League selection ... only sophomore to be named to first team ... tallied 10 wins in singles competition, including four against Ivy League competitors ... had 3-3 mark at top singles spot, with wins over Yale, Harvard and Cornell ... victory over Crimson’s Chris Clayton in straight sets when Clayton was ranked No. 108 in the nation ... had 11 wins in doubles, including 7-0 mark in Ivy League ... named second team All-Ivy League in doubles with teammate Bogdan Borta. Fall 2007:
Played No. 2 doubles with Mark Clemente and No. 3 singles ... picked up wins in the Columbia Classic and the ECAC Championships.
Named Ivy League Rookie of the Year after going undefeated at No. 4 singles in League action (8-0 including the NCAA berth playoff vs. Penn) ... second team All-Ivy League ... went 11-7 in doubles, primarily at No. 3 with Mark Clemente ... went 16-4 overall. Fall 2006: Compiled a 7-2 record ... played at No. 5 singles and No. 3 doubles. At Saddlebrook Prep:
Won the national open 18’s ... ranked #1 in the East (all age groups) ... ranked top 30 in the nation (18s) ... ranked top 15 in the nation in 14s and 16s ... team captain as a senior. Personal:
Parents are Jackie and Jim ... economics major.