Kenny Tao
Kenny Tao
Year: Junior
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Cupertino
Major: Applied Mathematics
House Affiliation: Winthrop

Junior 2016-17
First Team All-Ivy League selection in both singles and doubles...Reached No. 121 in the nation in ITA Singles Rankings (April 17)...Reached No. 27 in the nation in ITA Doubles Rankings (Feb. 20)...Played in both the No. 1 and No. 2 singles spots, finishing the season with a 21-10 mark...Went 14-7 overall in singles play during the spring season, including a 9-5 mark in the No. 1 spot and a 5-1 mark in Ivy League play…Recorded 17-6 mark in doubles play this season, including a 16-6 record with doubles partner Brian Yeung in the No. 1 spot…Posted a 2-1 record in doubles play against nationally ranked teams. 

Sophomore 2015-16
Finished spring season with dual record of 9-10 playing in No. 2, No. 3, and No. 4 singles spots...Went 13-15 overall...Finished spring season with 7-5 mark in doubles play, pairing primarily with Sebastian Beltrame in the No. 2 spot.

Freshman 2014-15
Posted an overall record of 20-8, including an undefeated record in the conference (6-0) … Saw action at the No. 2, No. 3, No. 4, No. 5, and No. 6 slots, including a 7-2 record at the No. 5 slot … Went undefeated at the ECAC Championships … Posted a 7-3 record in the last 10 matches of the season … Recorded a 3-1 record with doubles partner Alex Steinroeder. 

Before Harvard:
Played in the No. 1 position for all four years, lettering at Lynbrook High School (2010-11), Phillips Exeter Academy (2011-13) and Cupertino High School (2013-14) … Four-time team MVP … Won back-to-back New England Prep School Invitational tournaments … Led Exeter to a second-place finish at the New England Class 4 Championship … Undefeated in league play at Exeter … Placed second at the national selection tournament in 2014 and qualified for the Bakersfield Futures (2014).