Mike Dieciuc

Mike Dieciuc

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
Von Steuben

Height:
6-1

Birthdate:
01/11/1987


05/13/2008

Men's Tennis NCAA Tournament

The team warming up before the match.

05/08/2008

Men's Tennis NCAA Practice

The Xavier men's tennis team practices the day before its NCAA Tournament First Round appearance.

04/21/2008

2008 Men's Tennis at A-10 Championship

Xavier University men's tennis team wins first-ever A-10 Championship.

As a Senior (2008-09): Ends his Musketeer career ranked third all-time in career singles victories, racking up a 77-31 solo record in four years at XU • His 97 overall victories rank him ninth in program history • Added to those totals with a 17-5 singles record as a senior, including a 9-1 mark in dual meet action • Went 8-1 at the Flight 6 level and 1-0 in Flight 5 action • Wrapped up his XU career with victories in nine straight singles decisions • Won 11 of his last 13 singles decisions • Finished the fall season with an 8-4 singles record and a 3-2 doubles record • Was runner up in the main draw of the Cream Flight at the Hoosier Invitational • Also runner up in the consolation round of the"B" Flight at the Ball State Invitational • Posted a 2-2 record in doubles action, paired with freshman Brennan Rooney during the fall.

As a Junior (2007-08): Finished the season with a 16-9 record in singles play, including a 12-5 mark during the spring • Went 4-2 in Open doubles comepetition, posting a 3-1 record with Brian Schubert • Won nine straight singles decisions from Jan. 27 to March 12, dropping only two sets during the streak • Although none of his matches in the Atlantic 10 Championship were completed because the Musketeers had already secured victory, he was up a set in both his quarterfinal and semifinal match ups, and had pushed his match to a third set during the championship round • Named to A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for Fall 2007 and Spring 2008 semesters • 2008 ITA Scholar Athlete.

As a Sophomore (2006-07): Recorded a 23-10 overall singles mark during his second season as a Musketeer, including a 14-5 record at No. 5 during the spring...Paired with three other Musketeers in doubles for a 9-13 overall record...Lost only once during the month of February, a 7-5, 6-3 defeat by Toledo's Josh Moran...Closed out the season with an eight-match winning streak before falling in the championship match at the Atlantic 10 Tournament to Charlotte's Dorian Host in three sets...Was named an ITA Scholar-Athlete and earned a spot on the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the 2006 fall semester.

As a Freshman (2005-06): Posted 21-7 singles record in first year with the Musketeers including a 13-4 mark in dual matches during the spring...Saw limited action in doubles where he recorded a 5-3 mark...Began career by losing first two singles matches then responded with eight straight wins including his first career collegiate victory on Sept. 30 over Dayton's Josh Vance...Went 7-0 in singles during the month of March...Posted a 10-3 singles record versus Atlantic 10 Conference opponents including a 2-1 mark at the 2006 A-10 Championship.

Prior to Xavier: Went undefeated in four years as No. 1 singles player at Von Steuben...City Champion as a senior...Advanced to the City Finals as a sophomore...Earned All-State honors as a junior and a senior.

Personal: Majoring in philosophy...Born January 11, 1987 in Chicago, Illinois.

DIECIUC'S CAREER SINGLES STATISTICS
Year #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 Dual Open Overall
2008-09 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-0 8-1 9-1 8-4 17-5
2007-08 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-0 6-2 5-3 12-5 4-4 16-9
2006-07 0-0 0-0 1-0 3-1 14-5 0-0 18-6 5-4 23-10
2005-06 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-0 0-0 12-4 13-4 8-3 21-7
TOTAL 0-0 0-0 1-0 5-1 21-7 25-8 52-16 25-15 77-31

DIECIUC'S CAREER DOUBLES STATISTICS
Year #1 #2 #3 Dual Open Overall
2008-09 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 2-2 2-2
2007-08 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 4-2 4-2
2006-07 0-0 1-0 5-10 6-10 3-4 9-14
2005-06 0-0 1-0 0-0 1-0 4-3 5-3
TOTAL 0-0 2-0 5-10 7-10 13-11 20-21