Kevin Dong
Kevin Dong
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bishop, Ga.
High School: Athens Academy
Major: Accounting

Senior (2016-17): Played in all five singles spots in the lineup during the season, going 15-5 in dual matches and 16-8 overall in singles play during the campaign… His .667 singles winning percentage during the campaign ranked as the 20th-best in a single season in program history… Was a combined 7-1 in fifth and sixth singles contests during the year… Clinched a pair of 5-4 CWRU wins against ranked opponents, claiming a win at sixth singles against #14 Trinity University and at fifth singles against #8 Whitman College… Added a 2-3 doubles ledger in 2016-17… Received UAA Spring All-Academic and ITA Scholar-Athlete Recognition… Finished his career with a 47-32 singles record and an 11-18 double ledger, while ranking 10th in school history in singles victories and 16th in singles winning percentage (.595).

Junior (2015-16): Appeared exclusively as a singles player in the spring for the Spartans, going 14-11 during his junior season… Was 12-9 as the team’s fifth singles player… Added 1-0 records in matches at second and third singles… Picked up a straight-set win over his counterpart at fifth singles during the Spartans’ upset win over then third-ranked Washington University (Mo.) at the 2016 ITA Indoor Championships… Selected as an ITA Scholar-Athlete… Received Spring UAA All-Academic honors.

Sophomore (2014-15): As a sophomore, went 8-9 in singles play and 2-10 in doubles.

Freshman (2013-14): Registered a 9-4 singles record as a freshman, including a 2-0 mark in dual competition…earned ITA Scholar-Athlete honors…earned wins at No. 4 and No. 6 singles positions…went a combined 7-5 with six different doubles partners.

Personal: Earned four varsity letters at Athens Academy…team co-captain as well as 2012 and 2013 recipient of Athens Spartan Award…member of the National Honor Society…President of the International Club…National AP Scholar…graduated cum laude…son of Jing Dong and Ai-Ru Yang.