The George Washington University: Men's Tennis

Nikita Fomin
Nikita Fomin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Moscow, Russia

High School:
High School #1424

Last College:
Stony Brook

Height:
6-3

Major:
Business administration



04/20/2014

Champions: GW Men's Tennis Knocks Off VCU, 4-1, for A-10 Title

Colonials Battle for Four Singles Wins to Earn League's Automatic Bid to NCAA Tournament

04/19/2014

No. 57 GW Men's Tennis Rolls Richmond in A-10 Semifinals

Top-Seeded Colonials Will Rematch with No. 50 and Second-Seeded VCU in Fifth Straight Title Match

04/18/2014

#57 GW Men's Tennis Tops Dayton at A-10 Championship

Top-Seeded Colonials Will Face Fourth-Seeded Richmond on Saturday

04/15/2014

No. 57 GW Men's Tennis Earns Top Seed for 2014 A-10 Championship

Colonials to Compete at Indoor Boar's Head Sports Club in Charlottesville, Va.

04/12/2014

No. 54 GW Men's Tennis Blanks George Mason in Regular-Season Finale

Colonials Win Inaugural #RevRivalry Match Over Patriots

04/09/2013

GW Men's Tennis vs. George Mason

GW vs. George Mason (3.30.2013)

04/06/2013

GW Men's Tennis vs. St. John's - Senior Day

GW vs. St. John's (4.06.2013) photo by Nick Wass


2012-13: Named team MVP during first season with Colonials...Wrapped junior year as No. 100 singles player in final ITA National Rankings and No. 12 player in ITA Atlantic Region...Named to Atlantic 10 All-Conference First Team...Entered spring season with No. 96 national ranking...Upset four nationally ranked opponents, including No. 28 Max Wennakoski of VCU in A-10 Championship title match to force doubles play...Helped GW reach league title match for fourth straight year...Produced a team-best overall record of 24-8 and dual-match record of 17-6, competing primarily at No. 1 slot...Claimed UVA Ranked +1 Invitational Gold Singles title with upset victory over No. 70 Sebastian Stiefelmeyer of Louisville (Sept. 23, 2012)...Teamed up with freshman Danil Zelenkov for 21-7 overall record and 14-5 spring mark as GW's No. 2 duo...He and Zelenkov finished season on eight-match winning streak and were tabbed No. 10 doubles team in ITA Atlantic Region...Pair reached ITA Atlantic Regional doubles semifinal round with upset victory over No. 28 team from Penn State (Oct. 21, 2012)...Named A-10 Performer of the Week (March 6, 2013)...Won nine of final 10 singles matches.

Prior to GW: Competed for two years at Stony Brook University...Named America East Rookie of the Year in 2011...All-conference First Team selection for both singles and doubles his sophomore season...Named to America East All-Academic team...Posted a 26-8 mark over two seasons at No. 1 singles...Named America East Player of the Week three times in 2012...Closed sophomore season with No. 14 ranking in Northeast Region by ITA.

High School: Ranked among the top-20 players in Russia...Earned a top-400 ranking by the International Tennis Federation.

Personal: Born Nikita Fomin on March 17, 1991 in Moscow, Russia...Son of Svetlana and Vladimir Fomin...Has two younger sisters, Dasha and Polina...Majoring in business administration and finance.

CAREER RECORDS
SINGLES DOUBLES
Year Overall Dual Match Tournament Overall Dual Match Tournament
2012-13 24-8 17-6 7-2 21-7 14-5 7-2
Totals 24-8 17-6 7-2 21-7 14-5 7-2
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