Szymon Tatarczyk
Szymon Tatarczyk

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Gorzyczki, Poland

High School:
Gdynskie Liceum Autorskie

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 185

Birthdate:
02/09/1990



HIGHLIGHTS
• Four-time Team Scholar-Athlete Award (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
• Four-time ITA Scholar-Althete (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
• Three-time Academic All-Big Ten (2012, 2013, 2014)
• Two-time All-Big Ten Second Team (2011, 2013)
• Two-time Laith Al-Agba Team Player award (2013, 2014)
• 2011 Purdue's Big Ten Men's Tennis Sportsmanship Award honoree

2013-14
Played every doubles match with Ricky Medinilla ... pair appeared in the ITA doubles rankings with Szymon Tararczyk at No. 74 on 4/8 and finished the season No. 61 ... tandem had a pair of ranked doubles wins: No. 39 Mike Nott and Manfred Jeske of Arkansas 6-2 (2/9) and No. 30 Russell Bader and Leonard Stakhovsky of Penn State 8-5 (4/11) ... won first seven doubles matches of the season ... participated four fall tournaments.

2012-13
Had a pair of ranked doubles wins as he played with Krisztian Krocsko: No. 28 Isade Juneau and Samuel Monette of Indiana 8-5 (4/3) and No. 78 Alexander Kostanov and Billy Bertha of Wisconsin (4/25) ... appeared in the ITA doubles rankings with Krisztian Krocsko at No. 79 on 4/9 and finished the season ranked No. 56 ... won four-straight singles matches from 2/16-3/2 ... won five of final seven singles matches ... clinched Purdue's Big Ten Tournament win over Wisconsin with a 6-4, 6-2 win over Petr Satral at No. 1 ... played in three fall tournaments ... made it to the finals of the fall Purdue Invitational, losing to Nicky Wong of Toledo (9/23).

2011-12
Defeated No. 91 Marcos Horny of No. 58 Maryland 2-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7-5) (3/3) ... defeated No. 11 Matt Siow and Mat Spindler of Princeton paired up with Aaron Dujovne (1/29) ... won four straight singles matches from 1/29-2/10 ... won four-straight doubles matches when paired with Krisztian Krocsko from 4/8-14 ... Tatarczyk and Krocsko picked up a Big Ten Tournament doubles win over Michigan State pair ... competed in three fall tournaments.

2010-11
Beat No. 125 Joshua Graves of Northwestern 7-5, 7-6 (4) (4/17) ... appeared in ITA doubles rankings paired with Krisztian Krocsko at No. 78 on 3/1 ... earned first career win in collegiate debut against Western Michigan on 1/22 ... won six of first seven singles matches of career ... paired with Pawel Poziomski the duo was victorious in three consecutive matches from 4/2-8 ... played in four fall tournaments.

BEFORE PURDUE
Reached highest ranking of No. 54 in the world and top-ranked player in Poland ... won three ITF singles tournaments in Austria, Sweden and Poland ... won ITF doubles tournaments in Poland, Latvia and Sweden ... appeared in Australian Open, U.S. Open, Orange Bowl and Eddie Herr junior tournaments.

PERSONAL
Full name is Szymon Tatarczyk ... born Feb 9, 1990, in Wodzislaw, Poland ... parents are Grzegorz and Jadwiga Tatarczyk ... brother to Lukasz and Weronika ... majoring in management with a concentration in finance.

CAREER STATISTICS
SINGLES Fall Spring Dual Big Ten Tournament Overall No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6
2010-11 4-5 10-14 10-14 3-8 4-9 14-19 4-9 5-5 1-0 0-0 0-0 0-0
2011-12 2-3 7-17 7-17 1-12 3-6 9-20 1-4 6-7 0-6 0-0 0-0 0-0
2012-13 6-4 14-11 14-11 8-7 7-4 20-15 11-8 3-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0
2013-14 6-4 6-12 6-12 5-11 6-7 12-16 5-10 1-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0
Totals 18-16
37-54
37-54
17-38
20-26
55-70
21-31
15-17
1-6
0-0
0-0 0-0
DOUBLES Fall Spring Dual Big Ten Tournament Overall No. 1 No. 2 No. 3
2010-11 4-3 9-15 9-15 4-7 4-7 13-18 4-10 3-2 2-3
2011-12 1-3 9-14 9-14 5-8 2-4 10-17 3-8 6-6 0-0
2012-13 2-3 12-9 12-9 6-7 3-4 14-12 5-5 7-4 0-0
2013-14 6-4 8-5 8-5 6-6 8-5 14-9 4-4 4-1 0-0
Totals 13-13
38-43
38-43
21-28
17-20
51-56
16-27
20-13 2-3