2019 Australian Tennis Recruit- Alex Turner

The Student

  • Possible College Major:
  • Attends: The Forest High School
  • Graduates: December 2018
  • SAT:
    • Reading: 470
    • Math: 500
    • Total: 970

The Person

Character Traits

  • Well regarded in the tennis community as well as in the school community
  • Diligent and hard-working who prospers in a supportive team environment
  • Excellent sportsmanship and finds an equal balance between camaraderie and competition
  • Driven and trustworthy individual

Community & Leadership Traits

  • Volunteering/Assisting with school events such as ‘Senior Farewells’
  • Suzy Ellis School of Tennis (Allambie Community Tennis Club) – coaching and holiday camps
  • Certificate of Recognition – Frenchs Forest Rotary Club Award Leadership and Sportsmanship
  • See link below for character reference letters

A Word From Alex

“I want to go to a US college to experience new and enjoyable levels of tennis, but to also gain a high quality education in order to have a bright future for myself”

The Player

  • Plays: Right Handed – Two Handed Backhand

Strengths

  • Deep forehands and backhands
  • Wide serve
  • Consistent returns
  • Good touch at the net e.g. drop volleys
  • Overall solid groundstrokes
  • Sharp reflexes

Current UTR 11.40

Head to Head Results

  • Sean Cliff (AR 399 UTR 11) 6/1 6/2
  • Ashley Lauweriks (AR 355 UTR 11) 6/4 1/6 6/4
  • Kamil Kozlowski (AR 273 UTR 11) 6-0 6-2
  • Pedro Papangelis (AR 234 UTR 11) 3/6 6/3 10-8
  • Connor Johnson (AR 258 UTR 12) 6/2 6/2
  • Timmy Karpinski (AR 191 UTR 12) 7/5 6/2

Close Losses:

  • Corey Clarke (AR 195 UTR 12) 4/6 2/6
  • Trent Marlin (AR 198 UTR 12) 5/9
  • Samuel Armand (AR 216 UTR 12) 5/7 2/6
  • Dario Kmet (AR 267 UTR 12) 6/3 0/6 2/6
  • Roger Rogowski (AR 305 UTR 12) 6-4 5-7 3-10

Teams Represented:

  • Multiple Combined High School Representative (CHS)
  • Multiple Sydney North Tennis Representative
  • NSW Junior State Teams Representative
  • PSSA Sydney North Tennis Team (2012)
  • High School Knockout Tennis Team (The Forest High)
  • See link below for Coach Reference
  • See link below for Athletic Resume – includes more head- to head results
  • View snapshot video below

 

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

Phone: +61 407 639 551 | Email: [email protected] | Skype: chris.bates4