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Chris Yun

Chris Yun

Year Senior
Experience 3 VL
Height 6-0
Weight 155
Hometown Marietta, Ga.
Last School Lassiter HS
Chris Yun

Biography

2018-19 (Junior):

Finished the year with an overall singles record of 7-10 … defeated Noah Nawabi of The Citadel 6-1, 7-5 (Jan. 23) … bested Henrik Atlevi of Furman, 6-4, 6-2 (Jan. 27) … took down took down Gaston Muhammad of Kennesaw State, 6-1, 6-2 (Feb. 8) … won his match over Andrei Duarte, 7-6, 7-6, to help the Jackets beat Georgia State (Feb. 10) … won his fourth singles match of the season, defeating South Carolina’s Joseph Brailovsky, 6-3, 7-5 (Feb. 16) … defeated Matteo Vialmin of Clemson, 6-2, 6-3 (Mar. 3) … won his match over Sean Sculley, 6-4, 2-6, 6-3, to help the Jackets defeat No. 44 Duke (Mar. 17) … finished with a 2-12 overall record in doubles … paired with Joseph Gandolfo to defeat Adam Walton/Timo Stodder of  No. 26 Tennessee, 6-4 (Feb. 24), and Lucas Poullain/Juan Martin Jalif of No. 21 Florida State 7-6 (7-4) (Mar. 1).

2017-18 (Sophomore): Match-by-Match

Capped by a sensational finish to the season, Yun finished his sophomore campaign with a 15-12 record overall, 12-8 dual mark, and a team-leading 7-2 record in ACC matches … started the fall strong by winning five of his first seven matches … after stumbling in dual matches in February, took a brief hiatus from the lineup before returning on March 18 against No. 19 FSU … upon return, Yun proceeded to win nine-straight matches, not suffering a loss for more than a full month (March 23-April 26) … bounced around in the doubles lineup to accrue an overall season mark of 5-13.

2016-17 (Freshman): Match-by-Match

Posted an overall 21-14 record in singles during his freshman campaign with a 10-5 mark in dual match play … Clinched the win over No. 39 Minnesota in the opening round of the NCAA Gainesville Regional … Recorded a big win over Duke’s Ryan Dickerson in the ACC quarterfinals victory … Played primarily at the six spot for the Jackets.

High School/Junior Tennis: Rated a Blue Chip prospect and ranked 13th in the nation by TennisRecruiting.net … Attended Lassiter High School … Was ranked 13th nationally, fourth in the Southeast and No. 1 in the state of Georgia during the summer of 2016 … Compiled a 16-7 record over the last six months of 2015, with a 5-5 mark against other Blue Chip players … Won the boys 18 singles title at the 2015 USTA National Selection Tournament in Montgomery, Ala. … Other top tournament performances in 2015 were a runner-up finish at the Sunchang Korea ITF Grade 5 event in April, and he reached the round of 16 in the National Clay Court Championships in July and the USTA National Winter Championships in January.

Personal: Introduced to tennis at the age of 6 … Intends to major in industrial engineering … Younger brother of former Tech player.

 

CAREER STATISTICS

 SINGLES 
 Record 
  1  
  2  
  3  
  4  
  5  
  6  
 Tour 
2016-17
21-14
 — 
 — 
 2-0 
 0-1 
 3-3 
 5-1 
 11-9 
2017-18
12-11
 — 
 1-0 
 2-2 
 0-1 
 1-2 
 5-2 
 3-4 
2018-19
7-10
 — 
  —
 1-0 
2-5 
  4-2
— 
0-3
Totals
40-35
 — 
 1-0 
 5-2 
 2-7 
 8-7 
 10-3 
 14-16 
 DOUBLES 
 Record 
  1  
  2  
  3  
 Tour 
2016-17
9-8
 — 
 1-1 
 — 
 8-7 
2017-18
4-11
 — 
 1-4 
 2-2 
 1-5 
2018-19
2-12
 — 
2-6 
  0-2
0-4 
Totals
15-31
 — 
 4-11 
 2-4 
 9-16 
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