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Thai-Son Kwiatkowski
Thai-Son  Kwiatkowski

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Charlotte, N.C.

High School:
USTA Player Development

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 170

06/17/2016

Thai-Son Kwiatkowski Wins Winston-Salem Futures Doubles Title

Kwiatkowski wins his second-straight doubles title in a professional tournament

06/16/2016

Thai-Son Kwiatkowski Named ACC Men's Tennis Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Five Cavaliers named to the All-ACC Academic Team

06/06/2016

Kwiatkowski/Styslinger Win Charlottesville Futures Doubles Title

Kwiatkowski advanced to the singles semifinals while Styslinger made it to the quarterfinals

05/28/2016

Kwiatkowski Falls in NCAA Singles Quarterfinals

Cavalier junior finishes his season with a 39-8 singles record

05/27/2016

Kwiatkowski Advances to NCAA Singles Quarterfinals

Ryan Shane falls in the Round of 16

01/23/2015

Men's Tennis vs. George Washington (by Matt Riley)

Men's Tennis vs. George Washington (by Matt Riley)

05/19/2014

Men's Tennis NCAA vs. USC (by Matt Riley)

Men's Tennis NCAA vs. USC (by Matt Riley)

05/18/2014

Men's Tennis NCAA vs. Baylor (by Matt Riley)

Men's Tennis NCAA vs. Baylor (by Matt Riley)

05/16/2014

Men's Tennis NCAA vs. Notre Dame (by Matt Riley)

Men's Tennis NCAA vs. Notre Dame (by Matt Riley)

05/10/2014

Men's Tennis NCAA vs. Army (by Matt Riley)

Men's Tennis NCAA vs. Army (by Matt Riley)

2015-16 SEASON - NCAA Team Champions
• ITA Singles All-American
• NCAA Championship Most Outstanding Player
• All-ACC Second Team
• NCAA Singles Tournament selection, advancing to the quarterfinals
• NCAA Doubles Tournament selection, falling in the first round
• NCAA All-Tournament Team (No. 3 Singles)
• 2016 Atlantic Coast Conference Men's Tennis Scholar-Athlete of the Year
• Recipient of Virginia’s ACC Scholar-Athlete of the Year honor, which is based on academic excellence and athletic performance
• All-ACC Academic Team
• VaSid Men's Tennis Virginia State Player of the Year and first team singles and doubles
• Won his first professional title, partnering with Mac Styslinger to win the ITF $25,000 Charlottesville Futures doubles championship (June 11)
• Won his second professional title the next week, capturing the doubles crown at the ITF $25,000 Winston-Salem Futures, playing alongside Illinois' Jared Hiltzik
• 39-8 singles record, including a 17-1 mark at No. 3
• 28-9 in doubles including a 21-5 record at No. 2
• Went 5-0 in singles during the NCAA Tournament
• Ranked in the top-10 in singles all season and was ranked in the top-10 of doubles from January 5- April 18
• Was ranked No. 8 in singles the fall, was No. 2 to start the spring (Jan. 5) and finished the year at No. 7
•  In doubles, was No. 13 in the fall, starting the spring at No. 5 (Jan. 5), rising as high as No. 4 (Feb. 10), finishing the season at No. 19
• Logged his 100th career singles victory in the NCAA Championship final, downing Oklahoma’s Spencer Papa 6-4, 6-4
• Won the singles and doubles titles at the ITA All-American, the first player since 2009 and fourth in the history of the ITA Men’s All-American to win both titles in the same year, in Tulsa at the Case Tennis Center (Oct. 12)
• Won the Blue Singles Draw at the UVA Ranked 1+1 fall tournament (Sept. 20)
• Advanced to the semifinals at the American Collegiate Invitational (Sept. 11)
• Went 12-1 in singles in collegiate tournaments in the fall
• Advanced through qualifying to earn a spot in the main draw at L.A. Futures (Jan. 9) and Long Beach Futures (Jan. 13) Tournaments
• Advanced to the semifinals in doubles at the L.A. Futures (Jan. 9)
• Preseason No. 8 singles ranking; started the spring season ranked No. 2
• Preseason No. 13 doubles ranking with partner Mac Styslinger; started the spring season ranked No. 5


2014-15 SEASON - NCAA Team Champions

• ITA Singles All-American
• NCAA Singles Championship semifinalist
• Earned No. 1 national singles ranking in February
• 2nd Team All-ACC
• NCAA All-Tournament Team (No. 2 doubles)
• Ended the season ranked No. 12 in singles and No. 40 in doubles
• Tied UVa single-season school record with 44 singles wins
• Posted a 44-8 singles record and a 28-5 doubles record
• ITA All-American Championships Semifinalist
• ITA National Indoor Championships Quarterfinalist
• Won singles flight at UVa Ranked+1 Invitational
• ACC Academic Honor Roll


2013-14 SEASON

• ITA Atlantic Region Rookie of the Year
• VaSID State Freshman of the Year
• 3rd Team All-ACC
• Ranked as high as No. 112 nationally in singles
• Posted a 20-1 singles record in dual match play
• Missed fall season due to injury


JUNIORS

• No. 1 player in the class of 2013 by tennisrecruiting.net
• Ranked as high as No. 13 in ITF world junior rankings
• Played the US Open juniors three times
• 2012 Junior Wimbledon round of 16
• 2012 Orange Bowl semifinalist
• Played the 2013 Junior Australian Open


PERSONAL

• Son of Wendi and Tim Kwiatkowski
• Has a younger brother, Liem
• Both parents are UVA alumni
• Major: Commerce

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