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Adam Whitmer
2011-12 Men's Tennis
YR.
Sr.
HOMETOWN
Shipshewana, Ind.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Westview
Adam Whitmer

Fall 2011: Won three singles matches during the fall campaign, two coming in match tie-breaks for the third set ... defeated Connor Andrews of IPFW in the first round of qualifying at the ITA Midwest Regional Championships ... teamed with Chris Baum for four straight doubles victories ... the duo advanced to the championship of the Wright State/Dayton Fall Shootout ... fell 8-4 to Wisconsin in the ITA Midwest Regional Championships.

2010-2011: Played second through sixth singles for the Crusaders ... won eight singles contests on the year ... won back-to-back matches to advance to the semifinals at the Dayton/Wright State Invitational in the B flight ... won four of six matches from Feb. 19 through March 8 ... teamed with Eric Honert in doubles to win the B flight at the Dayton/Wright State Invitational ... led the Crusaders with a 14-14 doubles record ... teamed with Honert and Chris Baum mainly at second doubles during the spring ... won five of six contests with Baum from April 3-13 ... named to the Horizon League Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls ... earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors.

2009-2010: Played mainly number one and number two singles for the Crusaders as a sophomore ... earned a straight sets win against Saint Joseph’s (Ind.) ... posted a three-set win over Boston University ... teamed with Kyle Stump for a pair of doubles victories in the fall ... played number two doubles with Chris Baum in the spring ... the duo won three straight matches on the spring trip against Creighton, Boston University, and Connecticut ... named to the Horizon League Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls ... earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors.

2008-2009: Led Valpo with 16 singles wins on the season, including a 6-1 mark in Horizon League action ... named Horizon League Player of the Week on March 11 after four straight victories on the spring trip ... won seven straight matches in April and 11 of 12 contests overall in March and April ... started the season at number six singles and played the third spot by the end of the season ... posted a pair of singles wins in the Horizon League Tournament ... earned first collegiate singles victory against Dayton in first round of the Valpo Fall Classic ... played mainly third doubles with Kevin DeHerrera ... the duo won four straight doubles contests over spring break ... team’s Most Valuable Player and Most Improved Player ... voted Valparaiso University’s Newcomer of the Year for all sports.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Warriors ... a Second Team All-State selection as a senior in singles play ... went undefeated in the North-East Corner Conference and earned All-Conference honors all four seasons ... a four-time All-District selection ... named Northeast Media Area Player of the year as a sophomore, junior, and senior ... set a school record going 90-12 during prep career, playing number one singles the final three seasons ... three times voted team’s Most Valuable Player ... led team to a 19-1 record as a senior and a 59-7 record for his career ... led the Warriors to four NECC titles ... Westview won four sectional titles and the regional crown in 2007 ... an Academic All-State selection as a senior ... also lettered in track and field.  

Personal: Adam is the son of Jeff and Kathy Whitmer ... major is electrical engineering ... born March 8, 1989.