Matthew Lockin

Lilburn, Ga.
(North Dakota Independent Study)

2001-02 Singles Record (At Michigan): 27-11
2001-02 Doubles Record (At Michigan): 23-7

2001-02 (Freshman): Collected 27 singles victories his freshman season while attending Michigan, second all-time among Wolverine freshmen (school record is 37 wins by MaliVai Washington in 1987-88) led team in every major singles statistical category 27-11 overall record 18-5 in dual match action (1-0 at No. 2, 9-2 at No. 3 and 8-3 at No. 4) 7-3 mark against Big Ten Conference opponents and 20-7 in region reached 25th win of the season by defeating Iowa's Petar Mandic on three sets, 0-6, 6-4, 6-1 won seven of eight matches from March through April collected seven-consecutive wins to start dual match season posted 3-1 record at the Big Ten Singles Championship, reaching quarterfinals after beating No. 4 Jackie Jenkins of Northwestern in first round reached Round of 16 at ITA Regional Championship led team with 23-7 overall doubles record while playing mostly at the No. 2 doubles position, he posted a 20-4 dual match record and a 7-3 Big Ten mark 13-4 against regional opponents collected Michigan's only victory with Henry Beam against Notre Dame in the NCAA Championship won first 10 matches of his dual match season, not losing a single match from January until March.

High School/Juniors: Attended Parkview High School for freshman and sophomore years, while receiving homeschool for his junior and senior years at North Dakota Independent Study ... 2001 DeWitt Redgrave Junior Achievement Award recipient for USTA Southern Section ... ranked No. 1 in Georgia for Boys 18 (2000) 16 (1999) and under divisions ... named 2001 Junior Male Player of the Year in Georgia ... finished season ranked 12th nationally in Boys 18 and under and No. 4 in doubles ... selected for Junior Davis Cup (2000) ... selected to All-County team as a sophomore ... third-place finish at Southern Closed Championships (2000).

Personal: Son of Dave and Jennie Lockin born on October 8, 1982 plans to major in political science and economics father played basketball for three years at Georgia Tech.

Getting to know Matthew Lockin
1. Favorite Tennis Player: Marat Safin
2. Favorite non-tennis athlete: Lance Armstrong
3. Favorite non-tennis sport is: Football
4. Favorite Professional Sports Team: Braves
5. Favorite Non-Sports Movie: Shawshank Redemption
6. Favorite Sports Movie: 61
7. Favorite TV Show: The Simpsons
8. Favorite Actor: Morgan Freeman
9. Favorite Actress: Lizzie McGuire
10. Favorite Singer/Group: Phish
11. Favorite Non-Sports Figure: Jim Morrison
12. Favorite Meal: Steak & Potatoes
13. Favorite City: Austin, Texas
14. Role Model: My Dad
15. Chose Vanderbilt because: Tennis Program and Academics
16. If I could have dinner with one person, living or dead, it would be: Jesus
17. The highlight of my tennis career thus far has been: Clinching a match for Michigan against Notre Dame
18. When I get an hour of free time, I usually: Listen to music and sleep
19. My fondest childhood memory is: Vacations to Florida
20. My advice to youngsters is: Don't ever let anyone tell you you're not good enough

Brown Career Stats

  No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No.6 Total Big 10 Overall


- 1-0 9-2 8-3 - - 27-11 7-3 27-11
Career - 1-0 9-2 8-3 - - 27-11 7-3 27-11


  No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 Total Big 10 Overall All Doubles Partners
- 20-4 - 23-7 7-3 23-7  
Career - 20-4 - 23-7 7-3 23-7  


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