Updated: April 14, 2014
2013-14: Posted a 10-4 mark in singles during the fall and tallied a 3-2 record against nationally-ranked opponents… Ranked 26th in the ITA singles rankings to start the dual season… Recorded an 7-4 mark in doubles with teammate Andreas Bjerrehus in the fall… The pair began the season ranked 23rd in the ITA doubles rankings… Was a finalist at the UVA Ranked+1 tournament… Reached the ITA Atlantic Regional finals in doubles with Bjerrehus… Defeated UNC Wilmington’s 14th-ranked pair with Bjerrehus at the ITA National Indoor Championships.
2012-13: ACC Freshman of the Year … ITA Atlantic Region Player to Watch… recorded a 28-12 overall record, including 16-7 in duals… earned a bid to the NCAA Singles National Championship, becoming the first Tech player to do so as a freshman… ranked as high as 52nd nationally in singles during the season… had a season-best win against 24th ranked player… Named ACC Player of the Week on April 23 after winning in the No. 1 versus No. 55 Miami and No. 30 Florida State... posted a 25-11 overall record in doubles, including a 19-9 mark with partner Andreas Bjerrehus… the pair earned a season-high ranking of eighth and posted a 5-7 mark against nationally ranked opponents… Claimed the ITA Atlantic Region doubles title with Bjerrehus and advanced to the ITA National Indoor Championships… represented the Hokies in singles and doubles at the ITA All-American Championships… top doubles win was against 16th ranked pair from NC State.
Junior Tennis/High School: Won the International U18 Tournament of Salso Yaguione… Reached a high junior’s rank of 160… Currently ranked 1637 in the ATP.
Personal: Born Amerigo Contini on May 3, 1993… Son of Agata Cleri and Marco Contini… has a sister, Maria… Majoring in Engineering.