Players

Marinko Matosevic

Birth date: 08 August 1985
Birthplace: Croatia
Height: 195 cm
Weight: 85 kg
Play: Right-handed
Singles Ranking: 159 ATP
Doubles Ranking: 582 ATP
Australian National Ranking: 5

Marinko has been a student at Uten since he was 13. He is proof that the Uten system of elite player development works. 2008 was something of a breakthrough year for Marinko. He won his maiden career Futures title, winning back-to-back tournaments in Mexico. From that turning point he built his ranking up to 323 ATP by year end. Now in 2009 Marinko has already played in the Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and US Open, won a Futures title; the Orange Grove Berri International and made the final of the Maccabi Men's Challenger boosting his ranking to 159, a career best on the ATP tour. Also currently Marinko is ranked within the top 5 in the Australian men’s National Rankings. Marinko also has qualified for the ATP Sydney International in 2010.

 

Andrew Gregory

Birth date; 18/1/90
Birthplace: Australia
Height: 187
Weight: 75
Play: Left-handed
Singles Ranking: 778 ATP
Doubles Ranking: 1000 ATP
Australian National Ranking: 32

Andrew has been playing on the professional tour for just a short time yet has already achieved so much. In singles he has made a semi final, several quarter finals as well as several doubles finals on the professional futures tour. These results have boosted his singles and doubles rankings just outside the top 1000. Andrew has also won many high profile money open tournaments around Australia, including the Victorian Grass Court Championships and several Australian Money Tournaments (AMTs). As a junior he was ranked within the top 5 in Australia and capped off his junior career by playing in the Australian Open Juniors.

 

Marvin Barker

Birth date; 09/07/91
Birthplace: Australia
Height: 189 cm
Weight: 88
Play: Right-handed
Singles Ranking: 983 ATP
Doubles Ranking: nil
Australian National Ranking: 46

Marvin joins Uten after an outstanding junior career. Marvin has been ranked 1 in Australia for his age for the past 3 years, where he was the U/14 and U/16 Australian Junior National Champion. Marvin has also collected a swather of open money tournament wins including a win at the Adelaide AMT. His best result has been his semi-final appearance at a Futures level professional tournament in Berri where he collected 7 ATP ranking points which helped earn him a career high ATP ranking of 983.

 

Players and their current/ former ATP rankings who have trained at Uten:

Name

ATP Ranking

Marinko Matosevic

159

Carsten Ball

124

Nick Lindahl

240

James Lemke

500

Adam Hubble

600

Andrew Gregory

700

Marvin Barker

900

Andrew Roberts

800

Chris Roman

900

Steve Donald

900

Matt Fox

1200

Tim Verlin

1400

Matt Hicks

1400

David Galic

1400

Yan Levinski

1400

David Bidmeade

1400

Alan Poric

1400



Players who Uten has helped trained for college;

NAME

COLLEGE

William McNamee

Harvard

Robert McKenzie

Middle Tennessee State University

Jason Lee

Penn State University

Phillip Kloc

Appalachian State University

James Lemke

Pepperdine

Alex Cherman

Missouri-St. Louis University

Nathan Byrnes

Oklahoma State University

Daniel Byrnes 

Oklahoma State University

David Galic

Baylor University

Alex Petropolous

Auburn University

David Bidmeade

Auburn University

Yan Levinski

Washington University

Adam Hubble

Tennessee University

Nick Camilleri

Wright State University




Uten has helped and trained 27 state grade players;

Club

Player

Kooyong

Marinko Matosevic


Yan Levinski


Phillip Kloc


Jason Lee


Andrew Gregory


William McNamee


Aliaster Graetz


Matt Fox


Daniel Byrnes


Nathan Byrnes


David Bidmeade

Grace Park

Matt Hicks


Adam Hubble


Tim Verlin

Liston

James Wong


Michael Turlejski


Claude Gaduex

Dendy Park

Marvin Barker


Alan Poric


Aaron Leeder-Chard

Donvale

Lewis Miles


Stephen Donald

Royal South Yarra

Valentine Causevski


Alex Petropolous

North Ringwood

David Galic


Robert McKenzie

Dingley

Chris Roman

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