As a junior, Alex played #6 singles and mostly #3 doubles. Alex had an overall singles record of 12-17, including an 11-13 record in dual matches. Singles dual match wins include Bethel (IN), Huntington, St. Francis (IN), Judson, Goshen, Adrian, Warner, Calvin, Hanover, Indiana Tech, and University of Northwestern Ohio. Alex had an overall doubles record of 6-11, including 6-8 in dual matches. Dual match wins include Bethel (IN), St. Francis (IN), Albion, St. Francis (IL), Ursinas, and Hanover. Additionally, Alex won the National ITA Arthur Ashe Award for Sportsmanship and Leadership. This prestigious award includes a trip to the US Open in September.
As a sophomore, Alex played #4 singles in the fall and #3 singles in the spring, as well as #3 doubles with Brad Miedema. Alex picked up 3 singles wins against Judson University, St. Francis, and Alfred University. In doubles, Alex and Brad led the team with 8 doubles wins, including victories over Judson, St. Francis, Bethel College (twice), Adrian College, Berry College, Hanover, and WHAC opponent Davenport University.
Started playing tennis at age 6 and has been an active tournament player ever since. Worked as an instructor for the city of holland tennis program. Parents are Paul & Beth Tarnow