Hometown: Nuremberg, Germany
SOPHOMORE (2012-13): Named Sunshine State Conference Player of Week (Apr. 1) … Ranked No. 16 in country in singles to begin spring season ... Ranked No. 2 in doubles with Marco Mokrzycki ... Won ITA South Region Championships doubles title with Mokrzycki, beating West Florida's Kevin Ducros and Tony Rajaobelina, 6-2, 6-2 ... With Mokrzycki, beat No. 6-ranked Lynn duo of Willi Wolfer and Vlad Cirla, 9-8 (11-9) in ITA South Region semifinals ... Took runner-up in doubles with Mokrzycki at ITA Small College Championships ... Had 6-1 doubles record in fall ... Went 2-1 at ITA South Region in singles, advancing to quarterfinals ... Went 3-1 at Naples Clay Court Championships, advancing to semifinals in Novemember.
FRESHMAN (2012): Earned Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-American singles honors ... Named SSC Freshman of Year ... Earned Second-Team All-SSC honors in singles ... Finished season with No. 19 ITA national singles ranking ... Went 16-7 in singles ... Was 15-8 in doubles ... Beat No. 18-ranked Vlad Cirla of Lynn, 6-2, 7-6 (7-2), to help Barry win SSC championship ... Had 5-6 record against nationally-ranked singles opponents ... Named SSC Player of Week (Feb. 27) ... Named to Dean's List in spring ... Named to SSC Commissioner's Honor Roll Report in spring.
HIGH SCHOOL & AMATEUR: Competed on amateur circuit while attending Hans-Sachs High in Germany ... Graduated in 2010.
PERSONAL: Son of Raimond and Ulrike Groetsch ... International business major.