Benjamin Slade
Benjamin Slade
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Brisbane, Australia

Doubles Stats | Singles Stats | Finished the year with 15 singles wins, including 11 during the spring season…posted a team-best 4-3 record against Horizon League opponents…went 6-4 over the last 10 matches of the season with one of those wins coming as the clinching point against Green Bay in the first round of the Horizon League Tournament…tallied a 13-13 doubles record on the year, including an 8-10 mark during the spring season.

Doubles Stats | Singles Stats | Finished his first season of collegiate tennis with a team-best 21-14 singles record – becoming just the sixth Viking to record a 20-win season during their rookie campaign…went 14-10 during the spring season playing throughout the middle of the lineup…also posted a team-best 21-12 doubles record on the season, including a 14-9 record during the spring…teamed with Mirko Radosevic to post a team-best 5-1 record against Horizon League opponents at No. 3 doubles…had a strong fall season, picking up the B Singles title at the Valpo Fall Invite and the B Doubles Consolation title with Joe VanMeter at the same tournament.

Named a member of the U-19 All-Australian Tennis Team during 2014…five-time Open Boys Singles Champion…five-time Open Boys Doubles Champion…three-time Mixed Doubles Champion…captured 28 singles and doubles titles throughout his junior career, including the Queensland U-19 Schoolboys Championship and Ipswich Open Men’s Singles Championship during 2014.

Born February 6, 1997 in Brisbane, Australia…son of Gary and Sarah Slade…has two sisters, Emma and Rachel… business economics major.