ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

Grant Solomon
Grant Solomon
Year: Senior
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
High School: Greenhill School
Major: Romance Languages and Literatures: Latin American
House Affiliation: Lowell

Senior | 2017-18
Went 3-0 in singles play across Jan. 27-28, defeating Utah in the No. 5 slot, 6-3, 6-3 and Auburn's No. 2 spot 6-1, 6-2 as a part of Crimson Kick-Off as well as Bryant's No. 3 spot, 6-4, 6-3 ... Defeated Utah's No. 3 doubles pair 6-1 with Christopher Morrow and Bryant's No. 2 pair, 6-4 ... Recorded a 6-4, 6-4 win over UTA's No. 3 spot on Jan. 21 ... Defeated SMU's No. 3 seed Charles Nettlefold 7-6 (2), 6-3 on Jan. 19 ... Posted a 3-0 mark in singles play and a 2-1 mark in doubles play at the Tribe Invitational ... Defeated Yale’s Fedor Andrienko in two sets at Harvard’s Octoberfest Invitational … Went 6-0 in singles play and 5-1 in doubles play at the Ivy Plus Tournament.

Junior | 2016-17
Finished season with 12-12 record in singles play, playing in No. 2, No. 3, No. 5 and No. 6 singles spots during the dual match season...Went 9-8 during the spring season.

Sophomore | 2015-16
Posted a 7-5 overall record, including a 4-1 mark in dual action … Went 1-1 in doubles play ... Saw action at lines 1, 2, 3, and 6 ... Clinched against San Diego State at the ITA Kickoff Weeekend ... ITA Scholar-Athlete.

Freshman | 2014-15
Posted an overall record of 16-7 for the season, including a 2-1 conference record … Saw action at the No 3, No. 5, and No. 6 slots, posting a 6-4 record at the No. 6 slot … Secured a win at the ECAC Championships against Yale’s No. 6 ranked player … Posted a 4-4 record with doubles partner Alex Steinroeder, including a win at the ECAC Championships against No. 3 ranked duo from Dartmouth.  

Before Harvard
USTA National Open Singles and Doubles champion … National USTA Regional Segment champion … "Blue-Chip" top-10 recruit, ranked as high as No. 3 in the nation … Ranked No. 1 in Texas by tennisrecruiting.net … USTA top-15 nationally in the 18 and under division … Three-time USTA Clay Court National Championship quarterfinalist … Took fifth at the USTA Winter National Championships … Member of the 2012 United States Team Championships National Champion team (Texas) … Featured in Sports Illustrated "Faces in the Crowd" piece on May 19, 2014 for an undefeated high school career without having dropped a single set in singles or doubles, winning the state championship ... Only player in Greenhill School history to not drop a single set at Line 1 singles or doubles throughout career … Two-time All-American … Greenhill School Richard Hall Athlete of the Year (2012, 2013) … Named team MVP four times … Four-time All-SPC Conference Player … Team won three SPC Championships during his tenure.

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS