Chris Surapol
Chris Surapol

Player Profile
RS Senior

Whittier, CA

High School:



Fall 2006 -- Listed at No. 66 in singles and No. 45 in doubles (w/Haythem Abid) in the Fila/ITA Preseason Rankings ... Went 10-2 in singles action ... Advanced through qualifying and eventually to the round of 16 of the main draw at the ITA All-American Championships ... Lost to Georgia's John Isner, 6-2, 7-6(11) ... Reached the finals at the Wilson/ITA West Regionals, falling to Pepperdine's Andre Begemann, 6-3, 7-6 ... Teamed with Benjamin Kohlloeffel in doubles to claim the doubles title at the Regionals, defeating teammates Mathieu Dehaine and Jeremy Drean, 8-4.

2005-06 -- Honorable mention All-Pac-10 selection ... Also earned honorable mention status on the All-Pac-10 Academic Team ... Ended the season ranked No. 98 in singles in the Final Fila/ITA Rankings ... Posted a 31-6 overall record on the year, including a 20-1 mark in dual-match play ... Lone dual-match loss came in the third set to Georgia's Strahinja Bobusic at the ITA National Team Indoors ... Owned an 11-match winning streak from Feb. 24 to Apr. 21 ... Dropped just two sets during the streak ... Posted a 13-0 mark while playing at the No. 5 position ... Was 7-1 at the No. 4 spot ... Was 4-4 against ranked opponents ... Highest ranked win came against No. 71 Ytai Abougzir of Florida State at the Sherwood Collegiate Cup ... Recorded a 28-12 overall mark in doubles play ... Teamed with Haythem Abid at the No. 2 spot, going 17-8 ... The duo reached the semifinals at the Sherwood Collegiate Cup ... Recorded a 9-3 overall record in fall singles play ... Advanced to the quarterfinals at both the Midland Collegiate Classic and the ITA Regionals ... Also reached the semifinals in doubles (w/Jeremy Drean) at the ITA Regionals ... Singles and doubles semifinalist (w/Drean) at the Southern California Intercollegiates ... Doubles finalist with Aaron Yovan at the Midland Collegiate Classic.

2004-05 -- Redshirted the season with an ankle injury.

2003-04 -- Ended the season with a 27-12 overall singles record ...Was 8-5 in dual matches, playing mostly at the No. 6 position ...Defeated Stanford's Carter Morris, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the finals of the Pac-10 Invitational ... Went 9-2 at the No. 3 doubles position with Tobias Clemens ...Captured the Flight-B Consolation singles title at the Bulldog Invitational in the fall ...Also reached the consolation semifinals at the Midland Collegiate Invitational ...Teamed with Aaron Yovan to reach the finals at the Southern California Intercollegiates.

2002-03 --Semifinalist in the Pac-10 Invitational draw ...Ended the season with a 14-7 overall singles record ...Went 1-1 in dual-match action, seeing time against UNLV and Ohio State ...Reached the consolation quarterfinals at the Collegiate Invitational in Texas ...Won the consolation title at the Omni Hotels ITA Regionals at Pepperdine ...Also participated in the main draw at the Southern California Intercollegiates ...Played doubles at the ITA West Regionals with Aaron Yovan.

High School/Juniors -- One of the top juniors in Southern California ... Ranked No. 7 in the Southern California boys' 18s singles rankings ...Also ranked No. 37 nationally ...Reached the round of 16 at the USTA International Grass Court Championships ...Advanced to the fourth round at the USTA SuperNationals in Kalamazoo, Mich. ...CIF singles champion at Whitney High School ...Defeated the top-3 seeds en route to the final where he upset top-seeded Doug Stewart (Virginia) in three sets ...Went 70-0 in dual-match play.

Personal --Full name is Chris Surapol ...Born October 31, 1984 in Bellflower, Calif. ...Parents are Paul and Chantra Surapol ...Brother Peter played tennis at UC Irvine.