Jason Norville
Jason Norville

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Farmington Hills, Mich.

High School:
Walled Lake Western

Height:
5-6

Hand:
R


2008 - 2009:
Received Academic All-Big Ten Honors ... Finished his junior season with an overall record of 15-18 ... Was 9-10 in dual play, playing primarily at No. 6 singles ... Posted an impressive win over Bren Vasalakis of IUPUI at the No. 3 spot, 6-0, 6-0 ... Topped Ryan Gormley of No. 51 Penn State, 6-3, 7-5 ... With partner John Allare, compiled a 15-13 overall doubles record, 12-11 in dual play ... At No. 2 doubles, the tandem went undefeated posting a 7-0 record ... Picked up three wins against nationally ranked opponents in doubles action ... Partnered with John Allare to win three out of five doubles matches at the Hoosier Invitational.

2007 - 2008:
Took a Medical Redshirt.

2006 - 2007:
Finished with a 10-20 singles record, including a 4-3 mark in fall action ... Played mostly at No. 5 singles, where he went 4-8 ... Also competed in three matches in the fourth spot ... Went 2-2 in doubles play, posting 1-1 records with teammates Adam Monich and Alex Allon.

Prior to MSU:
Three-year letterwinner at Walled Lake Western ... Earned all-state recognition as a senior ... Elected team captain his junior and senior seasons ... Won districts at No. 2 singles as a freshman, and No. 1 singles as a junior and senior ... Advanced to semifinals at the state championship, playing No. 1 singles his senior year.

Personal:
Born May 31, 1988 ... Son of Phil and Janice Norville ... A humanbiology major ... Brother, Bryan, played tennis at Western Michigan ... Father is a tennis pro at the Franklin Athletic Club.