Fall 2012: Captured the Cordish Draw
title at the Farnsworth/Princeton Inivitational (9/14-16/12) ... Reached the
doubles 'A' flight consolation finals at the BJK NTC Men's Collegiate
Invitational (9/21-23/12) ... With Max Schnur, reached the doubles consolation
finals at the ITA All-American Championships (10/4-7/12) with wins over No. 50
Tulsa (Grant/Jackson), No. 24 LSU (Arias/Simpson) and No. 6 Tennessee
(Collins/Reese) ... Won the ITA Northeast Regional Doubles Championship with
teammate Schnur (10/18-23/12) ... Competed at the ITA/USTA National Indoor
Intercollegiate Championships, winning one doubles match in the consolation
Spring 2012: Unanimously selected to the
All-Ivy League Doubles First-Team ... Posted a 17-3 singles mark, playing
primarily as the No. 4, and went 15-8 in doubles, playing all but one match as
the No. 1 ... Opened the season with four singles victories, all in straight sets
... Beat FDU's Arvis Berzins (2/24/12) and Army's Alex Van Velze (2/25/12),
helping Columbia to wins in each match ... Rallied past SMU's Tobias Flood in
three sets (3/14/12) ... Went 6-1 in the Ivy League in singles competition ... Won
all three of his doubles matches at the ECAC Team Tournament (2/17-19/12) ... Recorded
a 5-2 mark in the Ivy League in doubles ... Narrowly fell in the NCAA Tournament
to No. 63 Heugas/Baroz from VCU 9-8 (7-4) (5/12/12).
Fall 2011: Advanced to the doubles quarterfinals at ITA Northeast Regionals with Max Schnur, beating a team from Drexel, the No.9 seeds from Yale, and upsetting the No.1 seeds from Brown in the round of 16 … Advanced to the finals of the B singles draw at the USTA National Tennis Center Invitational … Beat players from Princeton, Penn and the top-seeded player from Brown to advance to the finals, where he fell to teammate Winston Lin … Won the B doubles draw of the Columbia Classic with Max Schnur … Advanced to the finals of the consolation in the A doubles bracket at the Princeton/Farnsworth Invitational with partner Nathaniel Gery, beating teams from Princeton and Penn … Also advanced to the finals of the B singles bracket at the Columbia Classic, beating players from Fairleigh Dickinson, Penn and St. John’s.
At The Kinkaid School: Earned four varsity letters in tennis ... Team captain his senior year ... named All-SPC each of his four years ... Member of the stat championship tennis team his sophomore year ... Little Mo Nationals Finalist ... Earned the Silver and Bronze ball award in doubles in 2005 ... Ranked the No. 1 junior tennis player in the state of Texas 12s-18s ... 2010 Texas Open Champion ... Earned the 2009 USTA Texas Section Bob McKinley Sportsmanship Award ... Earned the USTA Bill Talbert National Sportsmanship Award in 2010.
Personal: Son of Meera and Narayana Narayana ... Plans to major in economics or political science ... Three-time member of the French National Honor Society.