2016 Fall/Spring Tennis Recruit: Jie Dong

The Person

  • Extremely well mannered
  • Well- liked and respected by his teammates and educators a like
  • Hard working on court and in classroom
  • Reliable team player
  • Contributor to community service and has a strong sense and awareness of the needs of others

The Student

  • Jie is an accomplished student, particularly in Maths and Computer Science
  • Won Distinction in Mathematics Competition at United World College (top international school in Singapore) and has been head-hunted into top Singapore national school ACS-Independent (ACS-I consistently ranked in top 3 in the world IB program).
  • Registered with NCAA – NCAA ID # 1504164836
  • SAT to be taken in October 2015
  • Looking to study Computer Science at college
  • Please refer to ‘School Reference’ for a reference letter pertaining to his contribution to his High School

The Player

  • Highly regarded player in Australia and Singapore
  • Groundstrokes in Kafelnikov style- clean hitter from both sides.
  • Strong reliable serve.
  • Strong doubles and singles results in ITF, National Junior Level and Highest high school level in the world.
  • Played # 2 on Australian Champion team behind # 1 Jack Jaede ( USC Fall 2015)
  • Has practice set wins over Jaede. Jaede has beaten #3 ITF Junior in the World 6-1 6-2.
  • Please refer to ‘Coach Reference’ for a reference letter from Anthony Ross, former Pepperdine All-American, Psychologist for Tomic and other ATP tour players. Ross has been instrumental in Jie’s development

From Anthony Ross “Together, we have worked towards maintaining a simple plan under all conditions; to establish control with aggression, well placed serve and pinpoint ground strokes. Jie is one of the cleanest strikers of the ball I have seen When all cylinders are firing, this kid can beat anybody. I have no hesitation in recommending Jie Dong to any Division 1 program”

Reference

School Reference: Jie Dong

Coach Reference: Jie Dong

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Resume (PDF)

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If you feel that Jie could be a useful fit, please contact Chris Bates.

Phone: +61 407 639 551 | Email: chris@studyandplayusa.com.au | Skype: chris.bates4