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Spring 2014: Selected to the All-Ivy League singles first team … Went 13-6, playing at the No. 2 and 3 positions … Opened spring with a 6-0, 6-1 win over Georgia State’s Felipe Jaworski … Defeated Princeton’s Alexander Day in three sets at the ECAC Championship … Knocked off Victor Cornea from Middle Tennessee State, 6-4, 6-4 … Topped Shaun Bernstein from Michigan in straight sets … Won seven straight matches from March 29 – May 10 … Went 6-0 against Ivy League opponents, winning five matches in straight sets … Downed Sebastian Yllera from East Tennessee State, 6-1, 6-1, in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament … Paired with Richard Pham to go 6-3 at No. 3 doubles … Shutout Paul/Schramm from Georgia State … Won matches against Harvard and Dartmouth at the ECAC Championship … Blanked Kazijevs/Russell from SMU.

Fall 2013: Went 6-2 in tournament matches … Won both the singles and doubles Flight A titles at the Princeton Invitational … Defeated St. John’s Vaidlik Munshaw and Monmouth Victor Pugliese at the ITA/USTA Indoors … Was 4-1 in doubles matches.

Spring 2013: Selected as the Ivy League Rookie of the Year and was chosen to the All-Ivy League first team in singles … Went 14-6 during the dual season, playing as the No. 2 or 3, to finish his first year at 24-10 overall … Posted an 11-9 doubles dual record … Began the spring with a 6-2, 6-3 victory over BYU’s Keaton Cullimore (1/21/13) … Won a three-set tiebreaker over Fordham’s Matty Najfeld (2/1/13) … Won consecutive matches at the ECAC Indoor Championships over GWU’s Danil Zelenkov (2/15/13) and Princeton’s Augie Bloom (2/16/13) … Rallied to down Binghamton’s Alexander Maisin, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 (2/23/13) … Helped Columbia knock off W&M, No. 38 Nebraska and SMU with three straight-set victories … Began conference play with wins over Cornell’s Sam Fleck (3/30/13) and Harvard’s Shaun Chaudhuri (4/6/13) … Won his last four matches, including the final three in three sets, all over Ivy League opponents … Spent time competing at No. 2 and 3 in doubles with Eric Rubin and Bert Vancura … Won Ivy League doubles matches against Dartmouth and Brown.

Fall 2012: Competing in his first collegiate tournament, he won the singles 'B' flight and reached the doubles 'B' flight semifinals at the BJK NTC Men's Collegiate Invitational (9/21-23/12) ... Won the singles 'A' draw at the Columbia Classic (10/5-7/12) ... Defeated No. 64 Panav Jha from Kentucky at the USTA Clay Court Invitational (11/3/12).

In Romania: National champion in the U16 and U18 age groups … Was ranked as high as 10th in European rankings.

Personal: Son of Elena and Relu … Father was a track runner and soccer player at the Romanian Military Academy.

Singles         Doubles  
Year Overall Dual Tour Ivy Overall Ivy
2012-13 24-10 14-6 10-4 6-1 16-13 2-5
2013-14 19-8 13-6 6-2 6-0 10-4 0-0
Career 43-18 27-12 16-6 12-1 26-17 2-5

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