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Roger Anderson

Freshman … 6-1 … 160
Pietermaritzburg, South Africa (Maritzburg College)

GENERAL INFO
Comes to Tech as one of the top junior players in South Africa … Has proven himself in several international junior tournaments … Possesses a strong serve and a big forehand … Could be an impact player at the top of the Yellow Jackets’ lineup as a freshman.

HIGH SCHOOL/JUNIOR TENNIS
Ranked either first or second in the South Africa Tennis Association (SATA) singles rankings for much of 1999 … Ranked as high as 88th in the world junior rankings by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) … Won an ITF singles tournament in Casablanca and was a finalist in ITF events in Malaysia, Brunei and Singapore … Also won a pair of South African tourneys, the Border Grand Prix and the Cape Town Grand Prix, and was a finalist at the Port Elizabeth Grand Prix.

PERSONAL DATA
Full name is Roger Dennis Anderson … Born March 26, 1981 … Is the son of Richard and Judy Anderson … Favorite professional player is Andre Agassi.

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May 20, 2019 Divar Falls in Round One of NCAA Singles Championship

The junior finishes the season with all-ACC first team honors

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