Marcus Ferreira - Men's Tennis - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Marcus Ferreira

Class Senior
Hometown Hilton Head, S.C.
High school Hilton Head Prep
Major Mechanical Engineering
Bio

Career Records (through 2020-21 season):
Singles: 46-38
Doubles: 23-30
Total: 69-68

As a Junior (2020-21)
• 12-17 overall record in singles play
• 10-16 overall record in doubles play
• Competed primarily at Nos. 2 and 3 singles
• Started the spring season on a four-match winning streak
• Took three ranked SEC foes to three sets and led No. 68 Tyler Zink before the match was abandoned

As a Sophomore (2019-20)
• 15-11 overall record, 6-4 dual match record in singles play
• 6-6 overall record in doubles play
• Two conference victories (2-1)
• Competed primarily at No. 4 and 6
• Remainder of season cancelled due to coronavirus outbreak on March 14

As a Freshman (2018-19)
• 19-10 overall record in singles play
• 7-8 overall record in doubles play
• Seven match win-streak
• Only dropped one match at home
• Earned three conference match victories
• Winner of the 2018 Commodore Scramble B Draw

The Ferreira File
• Five-star recruit from Hilton Head, South Carolina
• Ranked 18th nationally, fourth in Southeast, second in South Carolina
• Ranked as high as No. 17 nationally
• 35-10 record, going 4-7 against Blue Chip recruits and 15-2 against fellow five stars
• Son of Wayne and Liesl Ferreira
• Describes the way he competes as hard and focused
• Favorite thing to do away from the tennis court is play video games
• Enjoys the nightlife in Nashville
• Has a superstition of having to use the same ball through an entire match
• Biggest influence is his life is his dad