John Stratton
John Stratton

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Monroeville, N.J.

High School:
Heritage Academy

Height:
6-2

Hand:
R


2008 - 2009:
Received Academic All-Big Ten Honors ... Named 2009 ITA Academic All-Scholar Athlete ... Finished 10-13 overall in singles play ... Went 1-0 at the No. 3 spot and recorded three wins at the No. 6 spot ... Defeated Christopher Leson of Youngstown State, 6-0, 6-0 ... Teamed with Austin Brooks to compile a record of 12-11 overall in doubles action, going 5-3 at the No. 2 position ... Partnered with Alex Forger to defeat the doubles team of Ryan Gormley and Eddie Bourchier from No. 51 Penn State, 8-5 ... Advanced to the main draw at the Big Ten Indoor Championship with a victory over Adam Altepeter of Minnesota in a qualifying match (0-6, 6-4, 6-3).

2007-2008:
Posted a 4-16 record in singles action ... Recorded a 4-10 mark in doubles action with five different partners ... Defeated Matt Clegg of Green Bay with an impressive 6-4, 6-0 victory ... Partnered with John Allare to finish 3-2 in doubles play.

Prior to MSU:
Played just one year of varsity tennis at Woodstown High School for coach John Phillips ... Captured Tri-County Player of the Year honors ... Named to the All-South Jersey first team ... Led team to the Tri-County championship.

Personal:
Born May 16, 1989 in Monroeville, N.J. ... Son of Randy and Karen Stratton ... Pre-med major.