2017 Australian Tennis Recruit – Matthew Stubbings

The Student

  • High achiever- excelling in the classroom
  • Due to take SAT: JUNE 2016
  • Overall GPA: To be completed in late 2016
  • Class Rank: Top 10%
  • Possible College Major: Health or Business

The Person

  • Mature, responsible leader
  • International boarder in Brisbane, Australia from Papua New Guinea
  • Respectful
  • Exceptional time management
  • Captain of School Tennis program at prestigious St Peter’s Lutheran College
  • Captain of Boarding House at prestigious St Peter’s Lutheran College
  • Awarded Ludcke Mutze Award for service to the boarding house
  • See below link for School Character Reference 

The Player

  • Height: 6 FT
  • Plays: Right handed, double handed backhand
  • Strengths:
    • Competitive and tenacious
    • Quick mover, fantastic footwork
    • Ability to target opponent’s weakness
    • Aggressive shot maker
    • All round game/ counter puncher
  • Present National Ranking: 284
  • UTR: No UTR at this stage, however see Head to Head results below for key wins against UTR players.

Universal Tennis Rating for Australians: IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Study & Play USA endorses the UTR system, however, at present, most Australian kids do not get an opportunity to play ITF events due to proximity, finances and academic pressures. UTR has requested that Australian Ranking events be included for Australian players and the calculation of their UTR. At present, they are not included in calculations for Australians.

  • Teams Represented:
    • Represented Papua New Guinea in South Pacific Games
    • Junior Commonwealth Games representative
    • ALL State Performer for Queensland in Australian Team Championships
    • # 1 player and Captain for prestigious high school team St Peters Lutheran College
  • Key Highlights and Achievements:
    • 3rd at ALL- AUSTRALIAN Championships May 2016
    • 3rd at ALL State Championships 2016
    • University of Queensland U16s Champion 2015
    • Australian Money Tournament (AMT) consistent performer- QF or better
    • Commonwealth Youth Games Bronze medal Doubles 2015
    • QF Singles Commonwealth Youth Games 2015
    • Silver Medallist Doubles at Pacific Games
  • See link below for Coach Reference
  • View snapshot video below

 

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If you feel that Matthew could be a good fit, please contact Chris Bates.

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