2007-08 REDSHIRT FRESHMAN
Posted overall records of 21-18 in singles and 22-10 in doubles ... went 5-5 in Big Ten singles and 7-3 in doubles ... defeated #62 Roy Sichel of Charlotte, 6-4, 6-1, at the Polo Ralph Lauren All-American Championships ... advanced to the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Indoor Singles Championships ... dominated the Clemson Winter Shootout, going 4-0 in singles and 4-1 in doubles ... paired up with Lachlan Ferguson to go 2-0 versus nationally-ranked doubles opponents, topping #59 Billy Gardner and Alex Forger of Michigan State and #30 Jason Jung and Mike Sroczynski from Michigan ... 12-4 doubles mark when teamed with Dara McLoughlin ... 3-1 in the No. 1 singles position ... won four consecutive Big Ten singles matches from April 6-19, all in straight sets.
Consistently ranked in the top 10 in Germany during his juniors career ... won the German national doubles championship in juniors ... reached the quarterfinals of the Junior Nationals in singles ... winner of the regional Northern States in doubles ... finished runner-up and reached the semifinals of the Northern States several times ... six-time state champion of indoor and outdoor singles ... also won states in doubles ... won several local tournaments in Florida ... competed in many ITF tournaments in Europe.
The son of Wilfried and Petra Eilers ... his brother, Martin, is also a top tennis player in Germany ... majoring in Business ... born on Apr. 4, 1986.