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2020 Australian Tennis Recruit – Ethan Kwong

The Student

  • Possible College Major: Business, Marketing, Finance, Economics, Mathematics
  • Attends: North Sydney Boys High School, NSW Australia
  • Graduates: December 2019
  • SAT:
    • Reading & Writing: 700
    • Math: 780
    • Total: 1480

Academic Awards: Achievements:

  • 2017 – High Distinction in Noether Series: Mathematics Challenge for Young Australians
  • 2017 – Distinction in the Australian Intermediate Mathematics Olympiad
  • 2017 – Distinction in the Australian Mathematics Competition
  • 2017 – Moffit Prize for mathematics
  • 2016/2017 – Excellence in mathematics (1st in grade)
  • 2016 – Distinction in International Competitions and Assessment for Schools Science
  • 2016 – High Distinction in International Competitions and Assessment for Schools

The Person

Character Traits

  • Focused
  • Honest
  • Patient
  • Quick-thinking
  • Resilience
  • Hard-working

Community & Leadership

  • Charities Red Shield Appeal Door knocking
  • KWTA Holiday Camp coaching
  • Environment Committee weekly recycling volunteering
  • 2014 – 2018 – Falcon Tennis and Falcon Basketball Participant
  • 2015 – 2017 – Environment Committee and Leader
  • See link below for character reference letters

A Word From Ethan

“The US college experience will challenge me to greater heights of personal achievement and provide me with the mindset and accountability to achieve my goals.”

The Player

  • Left-handed
  • Height: 5 ft 7
  • Weight: 143 lbs
  • Awards Received:
    • 2017 & 2018 – Captain of 1st Tennis
  • Highest Achieved UTR: 10.2

Strengths

  • Lateral movement
  • Slider wide serves
  • Consistent backhand
  • Tenacity
  • Construction of points to suit strength
  • Dictating lefty forehand cross

Head to Head Results

  • Tom Gallagher (UTR 10) (AR 463): 6-3 6-2 (2018)
  • Hikaru Ikegami (UTR 10.12): 3-6 6-4 7-6(11-9) (2018)
  • Arka Ganguly (UTR 10): 6-2 6-4 (2018)
  • Riley Courtney (UTR 10.09) (AR 267): 6-1 6-3 (2017)
  • Solaimon Noor (UTR 10) (AR 564): 6-0 6-4 (2018)

Close Losses:

  • Taiyo Harada (UTR 11) (AR 869): 6-4 0-6 1-6 (2018)
  • Cooper Griffiths (UTR 10) (AR 328): 3-6 7-6 (7-3) 8-10 (2018)
  • Will Evans (UTR 10.07) (AR 378): 6-1 6-4 (2018)

Teams Represented:

  • CHS 1st
  • Sydney North
  • NSBHS 1st
  • KWTA
  • See link below for Coach Reference
  • See link below for Athletic Resume
  • View snapshot video below

Video


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

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