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Aswin Lizen
Aswin  Lizen


Douglas, Isle of Man

High School:
E.S. International School



Aswin Lizen Begins NCAA Singles Championship on Wednesday

Junior will vie for the NCAA Singles title in Winston-Salem, N.C.


Two Cavaliers Named to All-ACC Teams

Carl Söderlund and Aswin Lizen both earn conference honors


Two Cavaliers Selected for NCAA Singles Championship

Carl Söderlund and Aswin Lizen will vie for the NCAA Singles title


Lizen and Ross Named Doubles Team of the Week

Aswin Lizen and Gianni Ross earn the Cavaliers' first ACC honor of the year


Lizen Falls in the Oracle ITA Championship Round of 16

Junior has advanced to the Round of 16 in the singles championship

2017-18 SEASON

  • Rose to a career-best No. 10 ranking in the first singles rankings of the spring (Feb. 7) after finishing the fall ranked No. 40. Ended the season ranked No. 49
  • Ranked as high as No. 20 in doubles, partnering with Gianni Ross, finishing the year ranked No. 57
  • All-ACC Second Team
  • ITA Atlantic Regional singles champion (Oct. 24)
  • ITA Atlantic Regional doubles runner-up with Matthew Lord (Oct. 23)
  • Competed in NCAA Singles Championship, falling in the first round to No. 10 Mazen Osama of Alabama
  • Named the 2018 Norton Pritchett Memorial Award (the men's tennis team's Coaches Award of Excellence) winner at the Hoos Choice Awards
  • Finished the year with a team-high 32 singles victories (32-7 record), a 20-5 record in dual matches. Had the best ACC record among the Cavaliers, going 9-3 in singles in conference matches
  • Went 12-1 in singles in the fall and opened the spring winning his first eight singles matches to start the year 20-1
  • Posted a 10-match win streak during the season
  • Advanced to the Round of 16 in singles at the Oracle ITA Fall National Championships (Nov. 3)
  • Named the ACC Doubles Team of the Week alongside Gianni Ross after picking up a pair of wins over ranked opponents, topping No. 11 Carlos Divar and Michael Kay of Georgia Tech, 6-1, and the No. 22 duo of Simon Baudry and Alex Favrot from Clemson, 6-2
  • Opened the fall season by winning the A-singles draw at the Farnsworth Invitational at Princeton (Oct. 8)
  • Went 3-1 in doubles with partner Ammar Alhaqbani at the Farnsworth Invitational, winning the A-draw consolation bracket (Oct. 8)
  • Has two top-20 singles victories, topping No. 14 Tim Sandkaulen of Ole Miss (Jan. 28) and No. 18 Guy Iradukunda of Florida State (Apr. 8)

2016-17 SEASON  - ITA National Team Indoor Champions, NCAA Champions

  • Appeared in seven regular-season matches, going 3-0 in singles with four matches left unfinished
  • Made his collegiate debut on March 14 against Virginia Wesleyan, picking up a 6-0, 6-0 victory at No. 5
  • Appeared in two ACC matches, picking up victories at No. 6 singles at NC State and Boston College
  • Advanced through qualifying to earn a spot in the main draw of the San Jose Futures tournament in Costa Rica (11/08)
  • Competed in qualifying at the Tunisia Futures tournament (1/9)

2015-16 SEASON - NCAA Champions

  • Joined the team in January, but sat out the season


  • Member of the 2015 Great Britain European Championship Team
  • Competed in Junior Wimbledon in 2014


  • Son of Lizen Jose and Liji Joseph
  • Has an older sister, Elaina Lizen
  • Was the Valedictorian of his graduating class in high school
  • Major: Commerce


Singles Doubles
Year - Overall Dual ACC - Overall Dual ACC
2015-16 DNP
2016-17 3-0 3-0 2-0 3-0 2-0 2-0
2017-18 32-6 20-5 9-3 20-14 12-12 5-7
Career 35-6 23-5 11-3 23-14 14-12 7-7


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