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TERRANCE WHITEHURST

Player profile

(Updated June 2017)
height
6'4"
year
Senior
hometown
Tallahassee, Fla.
high school
Florida Virtual School

Spring 2017:

Finished 2017 season with a 7-7 record in singles, 13-13 in doubles…shuffled throughout the lineup, playing primarily at No. 5 singles and No. 3 doubles along with brother Terrell Whitehurst…ended the year on a five-match unbeaten streak…in doubles, won 14 matches primarily on court three, including 13 when paired with Terrell Whitehurst…won three straight against No. 67 Miami, at No. 34 Louisville and vs. No. 47 UCF… key contributor as the Seminoles won 21 doubles points on the year

Fall 2016:

Registered a 2-3 record in singles and 3-1 record in doubles in the Puerto Rico Invitational and in the ITA Southeast Regional Championships in the fall season… after winning the Florida Sectional qualifier in June, advanced to the US Open National Playoffs Men’s Singles Championship

2015-2016

Finished his sophomore campaign with a 17-14 singles mark and 17-8 doubles record…won his final two matches of the year, in the ACC Tournament against Aaron Gomez of Virginia Tech, 6-0, 6-2 and the first round of the NCAA Tournament against Tyler Stayer of Baylor, 6-1, 6-4…ranked No. 55 with Terrell Whitehurst in doubles to open the season…after Terrell was injured for the remainer of the season in February, went 10-2 with Jose Gracia, including a team-best 8-1 mark in the ACC…won the final eight matches of the season with Gracia…won all three matches at the Rainbow Warrior Invitational in Hawai’i in January, dropping only eight games…in doubles, won a pair of qualifying matches with brother Terrell at the All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla….won the Florida sectional qualifying for the U.S. Open.

2014-2015

Finished his freshman season 6-6 in singles and 18-8 in doubles…tallied wins against No. 70 St. John’s and No. 64 Clemson…playing doubles with brother Terrell, led the ‘Noles with 18 dual match wins, including a 17-8 record on Ct. 3 and 7-4 record in ACC play…went 1-0 against ranked teams with a 6-3 win over No. 43 Oliver Landert and Joshua Wardell of Florida…ended the season winning nine of 11 dual matches, including an 8-6 win over eventual national champion Virginia in the ACC Quarterfinals that helped the ‘Noles become just the second team to take the doubles point against the Cavaliers on the year…won the opening round match in the NCAA Tournament, 8-5 over Andre Baldo and Hassan Ndayishimye of Troy.

High School

Five-star, blue chip recruit from TennisRecruiting.net…ranked as high as No. 1 in the state of Florida and top-15 nationally…ranked No. 1 in Florida in doubles with Terrell and top-5 in the country…teaming up with his brother and fellow Seminole freshman Terrell, reached the semifinals at age 16 of the USTA National Championships in Kalamazoo, Mich., and reached the semifinals the following year…ranked as high as No. 400 in the world in the ITF Junior Rankings…has participated in several ITF Futures events in the past year, including Pensacola and Niceville, Fla., and the Tallahassee Challenger…won his first doubles ITF Futures match against Russian-duo Ilya Polonskiy and Ilya Vasilyev in Pensacola in November 2014.

Personal

Born February 21, 1996…son of Tony and Dawn Whitehurst…beginning school in January after graduating from Florida Virtual School…father was a self-taught tennis player and taught the brothers for four years…majoring in information technology.