Billy Rowe

Height 5'11''
Class Senior
Hometown Coronado, Calif.
Highschool Coronado
Bio

As a Junior (2018-2019)

  • 24-10 season record
  • Only dropped one match at home
  • Recorded two victories over ranked opponents
  • Seven match win streak
  • Boasts a 17-13 doubles record with Klinger
  • All-American in doubles with Klinger
  • 2019 NCAA Doubles Championship
  • Highest doubles ranking: No. 8
  • SEC Academic Honor Roll

 As a Sophomore (2017-2018)

  • Capped the season ranked 16th in the nation in doubles with Cameron Klinger
  • Earned 15 season wins, 7-2 in SEC doubles play at the top spot of the Commodore lineup with Klinger
  • Four ranked victories with two wins coming over top-25 opponents
  • Both top-25 doubles wins came over SEC foes
  • 14 dual season singles victories in junior campaign playing at the No. 4 spot of the lineup
  • Earned a ranked singles win over Tulane’s No. 95 Schick in three sets
  • SEC Academic Honor Roll

 As a Freshman (2016-17)

  • 23-15 in his first collegiate season, tied for second on the team in wins
  • Led the team in appearances at the No. 1 spot in the doubles lineup card, going 5-8 in those matches
  • Led the team with 19 total victories in doubles play
  • Four SEC victories in singles play, tied for a team-best mark on the season

The Rowe File

  • Competed for the Coronado High School Islanders
  • 21-0 record that includes 12 playoff matches for the CIF Division I Team Championships
  • Son of Jim and Suellen Rowe
  • Three siblings; twin brother Charley, Mackenzie and Mandy
  • Father and grandfather played collegiate tennis
  • Began playing tennis at the age of four
  • Favorite tennis player is Andy Roddick, LaDainian Tomlinson is his favorite non-tennis pro-athlete
  • Favorite sports team is the San Diego Chargers
  • Sister attended Vandy, twin currently plays golf for UVA
  • Decided to attend Vanderbilt because “I loved the coaches and the guys on the team. Also, you can’t beat the academics”.
  • Tennis is a family affair that stretches four generations, Jimbo Rowe, Billy’s father, played at University of Redlands; Lionel (Billy’s Grandfather) played at University of Virginia and Lionel’s father (Billy’s Great Grandfather) played for U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis.