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Alex Favrot

Height:
6'4"
Weight:
174
Class:
Senior
Hometown:
Lyon, France
BIO

In 2015-16 (Freshman)

Singles:

  • Finished the regular season with 16-9 overall record
  • Against nationally ranked Notre Dame Favrot defeated Alex Lawson, 6-2, 6-4, for his first-ever ACC win
  • Played all but three matches at number-one singles, 2-1 at number-two singles
  • Was ranked as high as 90th in the country

Doubles:

  • Finished the season with a 15-10 record
  • Played mostly with Luke Johnson at number-one doubles
  • The duo of Johnson and Favrot were ranked as high as 46th in the country

Before Clemson:

  • Native of Lyon, France
  • Started playing tennis at the age of five
  • Favrot’s highest career ranking in the world junior rankings was 60th
  • Also ranked 900th in the world professional rankings
  • Won the European Junior Championship in 2007
  • Favrot played for Tennis Club de Lyon in France
  • Spent the last four years training at the French Olympic Training Center with the French Federation
  • Majoring in Pre-Business