Connor Shimmel
Connor Shimmel
Height: 6'4"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Carol Stream, Ill.
High School: Wheaton North
Major: Business

Honors:

  • USA South All-Academic (2014-15)
  • USA South All-Academic (2013-14)

Career Match-by-Match Stats: 2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16

2015-16 (Junior): Won four singles matches on the year, all coming at the No. 4 spot... In doubles, went 5-13 overall with Trey Wood and 4-6 in the USA South... Had the match-clincher with a 6-4, 0-6, 6-2 victory over LaGrange's Zachary Tyner to give Covenant a 5-4 win (April 8)... Competed in the ITA Regional tournament in the fall and went 0-2 in singles and 0-1 in doubles play

2014-15 (Sophomore): In singles, he played in eight matches... Went 2-0 from the No. 5 slot... Competed in four doubles matches... Earned USA South All-Academic honors for a second consecutive year

2013-14 (Freshman): Competed in 12 singles matches and 18 doubles... Won three singles matches, all three of which came against USA South opponents... Knocked off Ferrum's Tyler Lee 6-4, 6-1 for first singles win (March 1)... Also had singles wins against Maryville (April 3) and Averett (April 4)... Teamed with Michael O'Brien in 17 of 18 doubles matches and the duo took four wins... Earned USA South All-Academic honors

High School: Attended Wheaton North.

Personal: Born October 26, 1994… Parents are Sean and Jennifer Shimmel… Has three siblings, Jamison, Cassandra, and Chandler… Favorite Bible verse is Jeremiah 29:11… Majoring in Business.