ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Sasha Ermakov
Sasha Ermakov
Year: Junior
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
High School: Marcus
House Affiliation: Dunster

Junior 2007-08
Compiled a 19-16 overall singles mark and teamed with Ashwin Kumar to form the Crimson's top doubles duo, notching a 24-8 overall record ... Captured the ITA National Summer Championship as the No. 2 seed with Kumar to become the first Harvard doubles team to win the tournament title ... Went 2-1 in singles at both the UVA Fall Invitational and the ECAC championship ... Went 1-1 in A2 doubles flight at UVA Fall Invitational and posted 2-1 record in doubles at ECAC championship with Kumar ... Advanced to the quarterfinals of Polo Ralph Lauren All-American Tennis Championships with Kumar, defeating teams from Arkansas and Alabama ... Advanced to finals in both singles and doubles at Columbia Classic ... Ended regular season with 16-4 doubles record in dual matches, including a 6-1 mark with Kumar in conference action ... Defeated No. 23 doubles team Omar Altmann and Andre Begemann of No. 13 Pepperdine to close spring break trip ... Captured final four singles matches of regular season playing at No. 4 spot ... Teamed with Kumar to end season as No. 34 doubles team and receive first team All-Ivy doubles nod.

Sophomore 2006-07
Played at No. 2, 5 and 6 singles, going 4-0 at No. 5 ... Compiled a 9-3 record on the year ... Finished 6-1 in the Ivies, winning last five matches (April 13 to April 25) ... In doubles action, he went 9-7 with Chris Clayton and Ashwin Kumar ... Named first team All-Ivy doubles with partner Kumar ... The duo went 7-5 at No. 1 and finished 4-3 in Ivy action.

Freshman 2005-06
Finished in the quarterfinals at the ITA Northeast Regionals ... Competed in the semifinals at the ECAC Championships ... Saw action in all six singles position, going 5-5 at No. 2 and 2-2 at No. 4 ... Tallied 12 singles to post an overall record of 12-16 ... Tallied Ivy wins against Brown, Columbia, Princeton and Yale ... Posted a 16-9 doubles record partnering with teammates Brian Wan, Nick Savage and Ashwin Kumar ... Named to All-Ivy doubles first team with partner Kumar ... Ranked at No. 33 in preseason in doubles with partner Kumar and ranked as high as No. 15 nationally ... The duo won five straight matches in September and were 10-7 overall ... Defeated Andreas Siljestrom/Marco Born from Middle Tennessee State, 9-7 in the final at the Virginia Fall Classic with partner Kumar ... Competed in quarterfinals at the ITA Northeast Regionals with Wan ... Competed in the NCAA Doubles Championships with Kumar ... Finished in the semifinals with Kumar at the ECAC Championships ... Recorded Ivy wins against Dartmouth, Yale, Penn and Cornell.

Background
Semifinalist at the Winter Nationals and Clay Court Nationals ... Doubles semifinalist at the Clay Court Nationals and Kalamazoo with Connor Pollock of Texas A&M.

Personal
Concentration: economics