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Sydney Rider
Sydney  Rider

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Annapolis, Md.

High School:
Laurel Springs School

Height:
5-8

2013-14 Singles: Finished freshman season 9-24 overall with a mark of 0-11 in Big Ten play ... played No. 4 and No. 5 singles ... opened spring season winning four of first five matches ... defeated Iowa's Morven McCulloch, 1-6, 6-3, 1-0 (6-0) in the fall for first career win ... tallied record of 5-12 during fall tournaments.

2013-14 Doubles: Owned an 11-21 doubles record, going 1-7 during Big Ten season ... teamed with Lauren Burich to go 3-1 at No. 1 doubles spot ... was 5-11 during fall season.

Before Wisconsin:
Competed in the 2010 Fed Cup in New Delhi, India, 210Ks, Super Nationals, and Nationals...named Top 15 in Mid-Atlantic for 12-18's (ranked fifthin section 18's)...ranked second in Maryland...trained at the Junior Tennis Champions Center (2004-2013)...went to full time tennis academy (JTCC) for grades 9-12.

Personal: Parents are Robert Rider and Betsey Lister-Rider...has two siblings, Lexi, 20, and Robert, 14...coached by DJ Butler, Susie Babos and Chuck Kriese...enjoys relaxing and spending time with friends and family...major is undecided.

Why Wisconsin? I chose Wisconsin because of its athletic and academic reputation. I love the energy and motivation that the coaches all have.

Rider's Career Singles Records (as of June 1, 2015)

Season Overall Dual Tour. Fall Big Ten No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6
2013-14 9-28 4-16 5-12 5-12 0-11 --- --- --- 3-7 1-9 ---
2014-15 20-15 10-11 10-4 10-4 5-5 --- 0-2 5-3 0-1 5-5 ---
Career 29-43 14-27 15-16 15-16 5-16 --- 0-2 5-3 3-8 6-14 ---

Rider's Career Doubles Records (as of June 1, 2015)

Season Overall Dual Tour. Fall Big Ten No. 1 No. 2 No. 3
2013-14 11-21 6-10 5-11 5-11 1-7 3-1 1-2 2-7
2014-15 16-13 12-6 4-7 4-7 6-3 --- 6-3 6-3
Career 27-34 18-16 9-18 9-18 7-10 3-1 7-5 8-10

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