James Fojtasek
James Fojtasek
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cypress, Texas
High School: Cypress Woods
Major: Electrical Engineering

2015-16: Named to the All-UAA Second Team for his play at no. 2 doubles with Phil Gruber, after going 3-0 at the 2016 UAA Championships… Set a program record for doubles winning percentage in a season, going 27-4 during the year for a mark of .871… His doubles win total was the ninth-highest single season mark in CWRU history… Won his final nine doubles matches and 22 of his last 24 doubles contests… Was 13-2 in second doubles matches and 12-1 in third doubles contests… Added an 18-9 singles mark during the year, appearing primarily as the team’s no. 2 singles player and going 15-7 in the role… Won a pair of singles matches to reach the round of 32 of the singles draw at the ITA Fall Central Region Championships… Also teamed with David Zakhodin to win a pair of doubles matches and reach the round of 16 in the event.

2014-15: As a sophomore, went 4-3 in singles play and 4-3 in doubles.

2013-14: Posted an overall singles record of 20-9 as team’s top freshman…also went 18-10 with seven different doubles partners…named to All-UAA Second Team at fifth singles and third doubles…posted singles records of 3-0 at No. 2, 5-3 at No. 4 and 4-1 at No. 3…went 4-2 overall at the UAA Championship Tournament…won at No. 4 singles and No. 3 doubles against No. 5 Kenyon during opening match of the ITA DIII National Team Indoor Championship on February 21…won at No. 5 singles and No. 3 doubles versus No. 17 Chicago on April 24…won at No. 3 doubles and scored the winning point at No. 5 singles against No. 5 Carnegie Mellon in NCAA Championship Tournament Second Round on May 11…named UAA Player of the Week on May 13…teamed with Louis Stuerke for a 9-4 doubles record, including a 5-2 mark at No. 3. 

Personal: Lettered at Cypress Woods High School…labeled a four-star recruit by the Tennis Recruiting Network...graduated summa cum laude and in top five percent of 630-plus person class with a 3.667 GPA…son of Ronnie and Toni Fojtasek.