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2011-12 Men's Tennis
Dean Tsamas
Dean Tsamas
Dean Tsamas

YR.So.
HT.5-8
WT.150
HOMETOWNLexington, Ky.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLHenry Clay HS

As A Senior (2013-14)
Served as team co-captain during his final season with the Eagles … ended his career as the winningest player in FGCU’s Division-I history with 62 career singles wins … finished the season with a 9-12 overall singles record which include a 4-3 mark in Atlantic Sun play … went 1-2 playing No. 2 singles and 8-10 playing the third position … partnered with Jordi Vives to post a 15-4 record playing No. 1 doubles with a 5-2 mark in the conference … led the conference in number of No. 1 doubles wins (15) and held the second-highest winning percentage (.789). 

As A Junior (2012-13)
Overall singles record of 15-7 which included a record of 6-2 in the A-Sun … named the Atlantic Sun Player of the Week on Jan. 26 ... led the conference in singles wins with 15 ... among all 2nd-position players in the A-Sun he posted the best winning percentage (6-1, .857) won five straight matches from Mar. 14- 29, and won seven of his last nine to head into 2013-14 strong. 

As A Sophomore (2011-12)
Competed in all 17 matches on the season … named the Atlantic Sun Player of the Week on Feb. 8 ... led the team with a 10-7 dual match record, including a 5-4 A-Sun mark that was tied for the team lead … had a 8-6 record at No. 3 singles and a perfect 2-0 mark at the No. 4 spot … picked up four wins in the fall, including two wins against BCS opponents Matthew Gladstone (UCF) and Matt Walters (Arkansas) … opened the spring season with a six-match winning streak that last from Jan. 28- Mar. 7 … took down five conference opponents in Simon Janik (Kennesaw State), Joao Pagan (Mercer), Richard Casagrande (Jacksonville), David Salazar (Lipscomb) and Rodrigo Amaral (Belmont) … won a tough match against Amaral to help FGCU clinch its first-ever A-Sun tournament berth … partnered with Jackson Moore, Collin Brown, Michael Beiler to hold a 7-9 doubles record, including a 4-4 mark in A-Sun play … won four conference doubles matches against Gianni Kubin and Michael Browder (Kennesaw State), Gonzalo Blanco and Pierre Vernin (USC Upstate), Eduardo Martinez and Fernando Bano Lopez (Jacksonville) and Lipscomb’s Tanner Brown and Stuart Tierney.

As A Freshman (2010-11)
Competed in all 21 matches on the season … recorded an 8-13 singles mark, including a 4-6 record in Atlantic Sun competitions … held a 2-18 record in doubles action … won three straight singles matches in the No. 5 position over USC Upstate (March 5), Lehigh (March 6) and SIU Edwardsville (March 7) … added another No. 5 singles victory against Kennesaw State (March 11) … posted a four-match winning streak with A-Sun wins over Belmont (March 17) and Lipscomb (March 19) followed by non-conferecne wins over UMBC (March 21) and Northwestern (March 22), all from the No. 4 position … paired with Carlo Checchia for a No. 1 doubles victory against Mercer (March 12) … Also won a doubles match with Checchia against Campbell at No. 2 doubles ... earned a consolation win at the fall ITA Regional over Mercer’s Dave Barton.

High School
Attended Henry Clay High School, while helping Henry Clay to five-straight Regional championships ... he was a two-time Regional doubles champion and a state doubles finalist ... Represented Kentucky four times in the Junior Davis Cup ... Was ranked as high as No. 1 in both singles and doubles in Kentucky … named team captain all four years.

Personal 
Business management major with a concentration in sports ... son of Anne and Cary Tsamas ... was coached by Mike Mize growing up.