NAME: Joey Fritz
COACH’S QUOTE -- “Joey Fritz is an exceptional student-athlete. He has excelled in the classroom as well as being the reigning 2009 state singles tennis champion.” – Gary Samuels, Tennis Coach
SCHOOL: Cincinnati Country Day
GRADUATING YEAR: 2010
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: “Being accepted to Amherst College”
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6’4”-195 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Hyde Park
PARENTS: Joe & Jane
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: “My parents”
FUTURE GOAL: NCAA DIII team championship at Amherst
A 4-year varsity starter at Cincinnati Country Day, senior Joey Fritz is the reigning Ohio state Div. II singles tennis champion, notching a 33-1 record last season (he didn’t lose a single set in all of the postseason play)! His 88 victories entering his senior season is a school record. As a sophomore, Joey was sectional champ, district champ and finished 3rd at state. He has earned numerous honors, including twice named MVC Player of the Year, Cincinnati Enquirer Div. II Player of the Year and 1st team all-state. Joey, who also played soccer his senior year, is a superstar student, too, with a 4.25 GPA and member of Cum Laude Society. Extremely active in community service, Joey will continue his tennis prowess next year at Amherst College. His favorite athlete is Domata Peko, favorite entertainer is Adam Sandler, favorite movie is The Longest Yard, favorite book is Blindness and most-like-to-meet is Roger Federer.
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