2008 - 2009:
Received Academic All-Big Ten honors ... Recipient of the Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Award ... Named 2009 ITA Academic All-Scholar Athlete ... Closed out his second season with the Spartans tallying a 10-7 singles record ... Went 3-0 at the No. 5 position ... Defeated Jorge Yunes of IUPUI tallying an impressive 6-1, 6-1 score ... Compiled a 9-4 doubles record with doubles partner Alex Forger ... Went 1-0 at both the No. 1 and 2 doubles spots and 4-3 at the No. 3 spot.
2007 - 2008:
Finished 6-11 in singles action ... Played primarily at No. 5 and No. 6 singles, but posted a win at No. 4 defeating Blake Powers of IUPUI with an impressive record (6-1, 6-2) ... Tallied a record of 3-1 in doubles play with partner Jason Norville ... Compiled a 2-2 record with three other partners for an overall 5-3 record.
Prior to MSU:
Earned four varsity letters at Blue Valley North for head coach Fernando Zuna ... Compiled a 22-3 singles record as a senior en route to finishing second at the Kansas state finals ... Won conference, regional and district championships as a senior ... Named first team all-metro, all-conference and all-county ... Led team to state runner-up finishes in junior and senior seasons ... Also lettered twice in basketball.
Born March 30, 1989 in Leawood, Kan. ... Son of David and Anna Richardson ... Business major.