Eric Klawitter
Eric Klawitter
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Arlington Heights, Ill.
High School: John Hersey
Major: Mathematics/Computer Science

Career: Graduated as one of the most accomplished players in program history…finished career with school records for combined wins (140) and singles wins (75)…2014 NCAA Doubles Champion...All-UAA once in both singles and doubles…three-time UAA All-Academic.

Singles: 75-41
Doubles: 65-26

2013-14: Won NCAA Doubles Championship along with sophomore partner CJ Krimbill – first national title in program history…ITA All-American in doubles...posted a 24-5 record with Krimbill as the nation’s top doubles tandem…battled through injury for a majority of the season but still posted an 18-9 record in singles, mostly at No. 3…finished season ranked 24th in the ITA Central Region for singles…UAA All-Academic for the third season in a row…set program singles wins record in third match at Kenyon Invitational in mid-September…broke program combined wins record in final career match – the NCAA Doubles Championship on May 24.

2012-13: Tied for the team lead with a 25-10 singles record…named second-team All-UAA at fourth singles…named UAA All-Academic for second straight season…competed mostly at No. 3 singles with an 8-3 record…went a combined 18-3 overall in doubles action with five different partners…teamed with CJ Krimbill for a record of 8-1, including 5-0 at No. 3…won in fourth singles position in NCAA Championship Tournament match at No. 2 nationally ranked Kenyon.

2011-12: Posted a 15-12 singles record, mostly at No. 5, and went a combined 11-7 in doubles action with four different partners...earned second-team All-UAA honors at No. 3 doubles with partner Rohan Patel after posting a 2-1 record with victories versus teams from No. 30 Chicago and No. 13 Carnegie Mellon at the UAA Championship Tournament on April 25-28...earned UAA-All Academic honors and was tabbed UAA Player of the Week on September 12 after opening the season with wins in the Singles “C” bracket and Doubles “B” Bracket at the Washington & Lee Invitational…partnered with Patel for a 6-3 record at the No. 3 position.

2010-11: Posted a team-high 17 singles wins (17-10 overall) as a freshman…competed mostly at the No. 6 singles position and posted a 12-6 mark during dual match play…totaled a combined record of 8-9 in doubles action while competing with six different partners…compiled a 3-1 mark with Rohan Patel at No. 3 doubles.

Personal: Earned four varsity letters at John Hersey High School…won the Mid-Suburban League No. 1 singles title and was named All-Illinois as a senior…member of the National Honor Society…son of Bob and Susan Klawitter.