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 undefeated in the 2018 NCAA Tournament ... Led 3-0 in the third set at No. 5 singles and led 5-3 at No. 3 doubles against No. 10 USC in the second round of the NCAA Tournament .... Defeated No. 17 Oklahoma State's No. 5 spot, 6-1, 4-5, 6-3 in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... Clinched the match against Penn with a 7-5, 7-6 (2) win in the No. 5 singles spot ... Earned a 7-6 win in No. 2 doubles with Christopher Morrow against Cornell ... Clinched the doubles point over No. 32 Dartmouth, 7-5, in the No. 2 spot with Andy Zhou ... Earned a 6-3, 6-0 win in the No. 1 spot againt Marist ... Defeated Buffalo's No. 2 doubles team 6-3 with Andy Zhou ... Tallied a 6-2 win in the No. 2 spot with partner Christopher Morrow and a 6-3, 6-3 win in the No. 4 slot over San Diego State and a 6-1, 6-2 win in the No. 4 singles spot against No. 16 Memphis at the San Diego Spring Classic ... Recorded a 6-3 win over Northwestern's No. 2 doubles pair with partner Christopher Morrow ... Clinched the doubles point over Old Dominion with a 7-5 win with Christopher Morrow in the No. 2 spot ... Registered a 6-3 doubles win in the No. 3 spot with Christopher Morrow over Cornell's No. 3 pair and a 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-1 win in the No. 5 singles spot in the second round of the ECAC Championship ... Tallied a 1-6, 7-5, 6-3 win against Brown's No. 5 spot in the first round of the ECAC Championship ... Picked up a 6-2 doubles win with Christopher Morrow over Michigan State's No. 3 spot ... Paired with Christopher Morrow in the No. 3 spot, the duo defeated South Florida 6-2 ... 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 ... ITA Scholar-Athlete. 

Sophomore | 2015-16
Posted a 9-6 overall record ... Saw action at lines 1, 2, 3, and 6 ... Clinched against No. 39 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