Austin Brooks
Austin Brooks

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Cypress Creek

Height:
5-10

Hand:
R


05/31/2012

2012 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Selections Announced

102 Spartans student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.

05/18/2012

Men's Tennis Announces Year End Team Awards

Sophomore Aaron Pfister named team MVP for second-straight year.

04/27/2012

Men's Tennis Falls to Michigan

The Spartans fell to Michigan in the second round of the Big Ten tournament today

04/26/2012

MTennis Wins First Round of Big Tens

The Spartans defeated Purdue in their first round matchup of the Big Ten tournament

04/25/2012

Men's Tennis Begins Big Ten Tournament

The Spartans enter the tournament as a No. 7 seed and face off against 10 seed Purdue

2011-2012:
Earned 20 singles victories throughout the season with 12 of them coming during the spring dual action ... Played courts one through five in duals ... Notched four victories on court three and three apiece on courts four and five ... Four of his singles dual victories came in three-set come from behind victories ... Paired with Harry Jadun in doubles action, with an 11-8 record on court two.

2010-2011:
Notched 12 singles victories for the Spartans in the No. 2 and 3 positions, with 11 of those victories coming in dual matches ... Defeated Gallego of then No. 24 Minnesota 2-6, 6-2, 1-0... Earned 12 victories in doubles play, including impressive victories over then No. 21 Wake Forest 8-5, No. 60 Iowa 8-4, and No. 17 Illinois 8-5.

2009-2010:
Finished the season with 18 overall singles wins, with nine in both tournament and dual matches ... Defeated Ryan Gormley of then No. 63 Penn State, 6-3, 5-7, 6-3 ... Totaled 15 wins in doubles play. Defeated Nikita Zotov of Iowa 7-6(0-4), 6-7(5-0), 10-5 ... Had 15 victories in doubles play, 14 of which came with John Stratton.

2008-2009:
Won eight of his first ten matches during dual play ... Defeated Stephen Vogl, 7-5, 3-6, 6-2 of No. 53 Indiana in conference play at the No. 5 position ... Went 12-11 with John Stratton in doubles action ... Defeated the doubles pairing of Reinoud Haal and Gregory Holm of No. 67 Iowa, 8-4 ... Picked up first win as a Spartan at the Hoosier Invitational defeating Bren Vasalakis of IUPUI, 6-4, 6-0 ... Went undefeated at the Hoosier Invite picking up wins in four matches ... Defeated two opponents at the Big Ten Indoor Championships both from the University of Iowa.

Prior to MSU:
Varsity letterwinner at Cypress Creek under head coach Dane Maegle ... Was 36th in the nation among the class of 2008 ... Elected team captain during the 2007-2008 season ... Placed first at the USA Team Championships in 2006 and first place at the Bryan-College Major Zone in 2007.

Personal:
Born Nov. 27, 1989 in Houston, Texas ... Son of Benjamin and Hebe Brooks ... Majoring in general business administration.