UND Roster

2011-12 Swimming and Diving Roster

David Anderson


Height 5'11''
Weight 155 lbs.
Class Junior
Hometown Galesburg, IL
High School Galesburg

AS A JUNIOR: Achieved a 17-15 overall record in singles play … posted a 12-11 in dual singles … played the majority of the season at the No. 4 (5-6) and No. 5 (5-2) positions … had clinching wins over Chris Cha of #36 Michigan and Martin Kildahl of #25 Washington … recorded victories over #2 Virginia in singles play against Steven Rooda and in doubles play with partner Blas Moros against Julen Uriguen/ Santiago Villegas … defeated USF[apos]s Yannick Yoshizawa in a three-set match to help the Irish advance to the BIG EAST Tournament … competed in the first round of the BIG EAST Tournament.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Posted a 9-5 dual- season singles mark while splitting time between No. 5 (8-3) and No. 6 (1-2) … secured two match-clinching points for the Irish … earned first victory and match- clinching point of the dual season with a win over Jayson Miller of Toledo, (6-1, 6-2), at No. 5 singles … defeated Colin Hoover of #13 Texas A&M, (6-4, 3-6, 6-0) at No. 6 to record his first victory against a ranked team … knocked off Meedo El Tabakh of #9 Illinois, (7-6, 6-4), to clinch the victory over the Fighting Illini … ended the BIG EAST Tournament with a straight-sets victory over Andrew Carter of #23 Louisville, 6-3, 7-6 … competed in six doubles matches during the dual season with three different partners including Sean Tan (0- 1), Santiago Montoya (0-1) and Daniel Stahl (1-3) … grabbed a victory over Wael Kilani and Yannick Yoshizawa of #40 USF, 8-1.

AS A FRESHMAN: Registered a 17-15 overall record in singles play … went 9-4 in open play and 8-11 in dual match play … posted a 7-4 mark against Midwest region opponents in the dual season … went 3-5 in his eight matches that went to a third set … played the majority of the dual season at the No. 5 position, posting a 6-11 mark … also went 1-0 at the No. 3 and No. 4 positions … had clinching wins over Toledo, Northwestern and Duke … was leading his NCAA tournament match versus East Tennessee State (6-4, 1-6, 5-4) when East Tennessee clinched the victory … went 0-2 versus BIG EAST opposition with two additional unfinished matches in conference play … defeated Scott Rasmussen of #64 Michigan State (6-3, 6-2), Juan Gomez of #66 Northwestern (7- 5, 6-4) and Jared Pinsky of #15 Duke (5-7, 6-4, 6-3) for a season-long three-match win streak in dual play … had consecutive three set tie-break wins over Griff Nienberg of Purdue [7-5, 3-6, 1-0 (11)] and Marc Spicijaric of #13 Illinois [5-7, 6-2, 1-0 (8)] … posted a 5-6 mark in doubles play … all 11 of his doubles matches came in the open season … went 4-1 playing with Daniel Stahl, including a 2-1 mark at the William & Mary Invitational … also won two matches with Stahl at the Tom Fallon Invitational … paired with Sean Corrigan to defeat Saketh Myneni and Sammy Struyf of Alabama (8-5).

HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL DATA: Two-year letterwinner at Sandwich (Mass.) … captured the USTA National Opens in November 2005 … knocked off four players ranked in the top 100 and four of his six victories were in straight sets … reached the finals of the Farmington Valley, ATP Gator Bowl and New England Sectional … named a Massachusetts All- Star … named Boston Globe All-Scholastic … named to the honor roll all four years … born March 15, 1989, in Cape Cod, Mass. … son of Del and Susan Anderson … has two sisters, Jen, and Diana … enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business as a finance major.