Opening serve set for 4 p.m. CT
The Town Club hosting eight-team field
MU matches best-ever BIG EAST finish
MU to face USF/Louisville Sunday morning
MU to face. No. 28 Notre Dame Saturday
Marquette Men's Tennis vs. Toledo
Senior (2013-14)- Made it to the quarterfinals in the Flight A draw at the Ball State Fall Invitational (Oct. 5-6)...Wrapped up fall play at the Texas Invitational with singles and doubles play, making it to the singles quarterfinal Flight A consolation draw after a 6-7, 7-6, 1-0 win over Alex Grubbs of Air Force (Oct. 25-26)...
Junior (2012-13) - Posted a 14-12 overall mark in dual matches and was fourth on the team in singles victories with 20 ... Played the majority of MU's dual campaign at the No. 3 position and went 11-10 in those matches ... Finished the dual season strong, winning five of his last seven singles matches, including a 6-4, 6-1 win against Georgetown's Reese Milner in the opening round of the BIG EAST tournament (April 19) ... Partnered with Cameron Tehrani to earn 12 wins in the spring ... Picked up a pair of wins at the No. 2 position at the Milwaukee Tennis Classic ... Claimed event's Mulcahy Sportsmanship Award ... Teamed up with Cameron Tehrani to make quarterfinal appearance at ITA Midwest Regional ... Posted a pair of wins to advance to the quarterfinals of the Flight B draw at the Texas Invitational ... Earned third letter
Sophomore (2011 - 12) - Earned double-digit victories (16) for the second consecutive year...Went 9-2 at No. 4 and 5 singles positions...Posted a season-long eight-match winning streak in singles play that lasted from Jan. 27 - Feb. 22... Partnered with multiple teammates to collect 10 doubles wins on the campaign...Earned second letter.
Freshman (2010-11) - Earned the team's Academic Award...Concluded his first collegiate season with 21 singles victories...Went 4-1 when playing at the No. 6 singles position...Recorded a team-best 11-5 mark in singles tournament play...Captured victories in six of the first seven matches of his college career...Won the "Cardinal" draw at the Ball State Invitational after an undefeated weekend...earned first letter.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Union High School in Tulsa, Okla. ... Ranked as a four-star recruit on TennisRecruiting.net ... Has been ranked in the top-150 in the nation ... Was a member of two state championship squads ... Claimed the Oklahoma state doubles title as a sophomore and has played No. 1 singles each of his last three seasons ... All-Metro First Team selection ... Claimed Oklahoma Tennis Coaches Association All-Star Award for outstanding achievement ... A two-time team captain, he was a perfect 21-0 in singles action as a junior ... Member of four regional championship squads with the Redskins ... Collected over 30 wins in singles as a freshman and did the same in doubles as a senior ... Has also excelled in the classroom, where he was a member of the National Honor Society ... Academic all-conference selection ... Graduated in the top one percent of his class.
Personal: Born April 26, 1992 in Tulsa, Okla. ... Son of Tim and Randi Collins ... Has one sister, Reagan ... Majoring in business economics and finance.
Collins's Career Results