Michael Woodson

Michael Woodson

Yr. 5th/Sr.
Hometown Raleigh, N.C.
High School (Prev. School) Ravenscroft (North Carolina State)

Fall 2011: Played in two tournaments during the fall posting a 4-4 singles mark ... won back-to-back matches at the Wright State/Dayton Fall Shootout ... seven of eight contests were straight sets ... teamed with Siddarth Mehta for a pair of doubles wins at the Hotels at Grand Prairie Classic.

2010-2011: Posted a 10-12 singles mark playing mainly at the sixth spot ... tallied victories in three of final four singles matches during the fall, all in straight sets ... won three straight contests in straight sets from April 9-16 ... teamed mainly with Siddarth Mehta in doubles ... the duo finished third at the Dayton/Wright State Invitational in the B flight posted a 4-3 doubles mark on the year ... selected as the team’s Most Improved Player ... named to the Horizon League Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls ... earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors.

2009-2010: Joined Valpo’s program prior to the spring season ... appeared in three singles matches at the sixth spot ... played mainly third doubles ... won final three doubles contests of the season, including a pair on the spring trip with Kevin DeHerrera against Boston University and Monmouth.

2008-2009 (NCSU): Did not play tennis for the Wolfpack.

2007-2008 (NCSU): Did not play tennis for the Wolfpack.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Ravens ... an All-Triangle Independent Schools Athletic Conference selection as a senior, junior and sophomore ... three-time team captain ... school’s Most Valuable Player during senior season ... Most Improved Player as a sophomore ... recipient of team’s Coach’s Award as a rookie ... went 14-6 in singles as a senior ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Michael is the son of Tracy Woodson and the late Maria Dann ... majors are biology, chemistry, and exercise science ... born Feb. 25, 1989.