Tommy Bennett
Tommy  Bennett


Lewes, England

High School:
Reed's School




Gustafsson and Warren Reach Doubles Main Draw

2015 Saint Francis Health System ITA Men's All-American Championships


Owls Double Up on Doubles Wins

2015 Saint Francis Health System ITA Men's All-American Championships


Owl Open Invite in Impressive Fashion

Rice Fall Invitational


Owls Set Open ’15 Fall Campaign by Hosting Rice Invitational

Friday thru Sunday


Men’s Tennis Earns Ninth Consecutive ITA All-Academic Honor

Bennett, Warren and Yablon named to ITA Scholar-Athlete team


George R. Brown Tennis Center Inaugural Match

UTSA held off Rice, 4-3 in the first dual match held at the George R. Brown Tennis Center.


Rice 4, Texas A&M Corpus Christi 0

Rice defeated the Islanders 4-0 in the opener of the 56th annual Rice Invite at Jake Hess Tennis Stadium.


Rice-Louisiana Lafayette

Rice hosted Louisiana-Lafayette for Campus Kids Day on February 23


Rice 7, Prairie View 0

Rice defeated Prairie View 7-0 on January 26.


LSU 4, Rice 3

Rice dropped a 4-3 decision to LSU at Jake Hess on January 19, 2014

Bennett match by match
2014 / 2013

ITA Scholar-Athlete 2013, 2014,
C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll 2013, 2014, 2015
All C-USA, Second team (singles) 2014

Elected to take a redshirt year after missing the fall season while continuing to rehab an injury that cut short his sophomore season.

Earned second team All-Conference USA honors after posting an 8-6 mark in singles in the spring... Moved into the No. 1 slot in the rotation and was 4-4 in his last eight matches... Did not compete at the C-USA Championship because of an injury... Picked up his first career win over a top 50 opponent when he downed Malte Stropp of Mississippi State in three sets... Finished the fall 3-2 in singles... Earned a wild card entry into the main draw of the USTA Futures event at Jake Hess and advanced to the round of 16... Raced past Hudson Blake of TCU, 6-2, 6-0 at the Texas ITA Regional, then lost to George Goldhoff of Texas, 6-4; 6-2... Advanced to the third round of the prequalifying bracket at the ITA All American in Tulsa before losing to Tyler Pham of UC Irvine in three sets.

Led the Owls with a 14-7 record in singles (6-3 at 3, 7-3 at 4) and teamed with fellow freshman Adam Gustafsson for a 6-12 mark in doubles, the bulk of which came while playing on the stadium court at Jake Hess (3-10)... Won eight of his last ten decisions, the last of which was a three-set, come from behind win over Tulane's Joe Young to clinch a 4-3 upset win at the C-USA Championship and move the Owls on to the semifinals... Was 4-2 in three set matches, with on other not finished... Moved into the #1 doubles spot with Gustafsson when the Owls traveled to Texas A&M in February... Faced a pair of top 70 doubles teams and lost to both by 8-6 scores... Posted a 4-2 record in singles and a 4-3 mark in doubles in the fall... Reached the finals of the B Flight singles of the Rice Fall Invitational where he was to have faced fellow freshman Adam Gustafsson, but match was cancelled... Won a pair of matches at the ITA Texas Regional in singles before falling in the round of 32... Teamed with Gustafsson to reach the consolation finals of the ITA Texas Regional... Reached the semis with Gustafsson at the Rice Fall Invitational.

High School/Juniors
Led Reed's School to the U18 National Schools' Champions ... Played in the Junior Championships at Wimbledon... Reached the semifinals of back to back AEGON Junior International events at Nottingham...Ranked as high as 22 in the British ITA junior rankings in his age group and reached 59th overall in Great Britain in the ITA men's rankings.

Full Name: Thomas Leo Bennett... Born: 9/2/94, at Brighton, England... Parents: Gerry and Carolyn Bennett, Brighton... one brother... Rice Economics major

2012-13 5-3 14-7 - - 6-3 7-3 1-1 -
2013-14 6-3 8-6 4-4 3-2 1-0 - - -
2014-15 - - - - - - - -
TOTAL 11-6 22-13 4-4 3-2 7-3 7-3 1-1 -
2012-13 5-5 6-12 3-10 3-2 -
2013-14 3-3 4-9 2-6 2-3 -
2014-15 - - - - -
TOTAL 8-8 10-21 5-16 5-5 -
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