Dodridge brings international touring experience to the Badgers, having played several European tennis tournaments and ITF junior tournaments. He was a silver medalist in the Australia World Schools Championships where he represented Reed's School. He placed first in the Oman Grade 5 ITF singles tournament.
While representing Great Britain in the 16U Tennis Europe Winter Cup, he placed fifth out of 32 European nations. He was a finalist in the 18 and under Great Britain National Doubles tournament, as well as a Switzerland Grade 4 ITF first place finisher in doubles. Josef has earned six National Schools titles.
"We are really excited about Josef joining our program as a student athlete," said head coach Greg Van Emburgh. "He was the number one British player in the 16's and has always been one of the top players in England. He had tremendous work ethic and is a great competitor with experience in many international tournaments. I am very confident his game will continue to grow and become a difference maker for our program."