Advance to face host Memphis at noon
Fall to SMU, defeat Prairie View
Rice falls 4-3
Travel to face Tulane on Sunday
Face Texas on Longhorn Network on Saturday
Rice hosted Tulsa on April 13 and then celebrated Senior Day on April 15
Rice met UTSA and Abilene Christian on Feb. 11 2012
The Rice men's tennis team opened the 2012 season vs. Lamar on January 14
HONORS AT RICE
2011 All C-USA Doubles (second team)
2011 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
Was 2-8 in tournament action in singles and 2-5 in doubles... Rallied from a first set loss to down 12th seeded Harrison Adams of Texas A&M at the Texas ITA Regional... Fell 6-1 in the opening set, then rallied to take the next two sets and the match 7-5, 6-0. Lost to Lloyd Glasspool of Texas 6-4, 6-4 in the second round.
Battled injuries throughout the season and finished 4-13.. provided clinch point in the Owls 4-3 win over SMU in the C-USA Quarterfinal... Posted a 7-5 mark in Fall action... Captured the A flight singles title at the Rice Fall Invite, downing teammate Sam Garforth Bles in the final... Reached the title match with wins over Shayne Wali of Tulane and Stefan Szacinski of LSU... Reached the consolation quarterfinals of the ITA Regional at College Station.
2010-11 Season (Sophomore)
Finished his first season with the Owls with a 9-10 singles mark and a combined 9-11 mark in doubles... Teamed with Sam Garforth-Bles to earn second-team All C-USA honors after posting a 7-4 doubles mark and a pair of wins over ranked opponents to rise as high as 70th in the ITA rankings by the end of the regular season... Top win was an 8-4 defeat of Texas; Kellen Damico and David Holiner when they were ranked 30th in the nation. Posted a 6-5 mark in fall singles and a combined 5-4 mark in doubles... Opened the season by teamming with Harry Fowler to reach the doubles finals of the Midland Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational... Reached the quarerfinals in singles at the HEB Baylor Invitational.
2009-10 Season (Freshman @South Florida)
Competed in 17 out of 22 dual matches for the Bulls...Played primarily in the No. 3 singles position for USF...Earned a 7-10 record in dual matches and a 10-15 overall record...Helped seal the 4-1 win for the Bulls in their match against San Diego State with his 1-6, 7-6, 6-4 singles victory over Giovanni Vaglietti ...Helped the Bulls earn a 5-2 victory over Princeton on March 14 with his 6-3, 6-1 singles victory over Matt Siow...Early in the season Frank teamed up with senior Thomas Estrada in the No. 1 doubles position and together the duo went 2-5...Halfway through the season Frank teamed up with junior Romain Deridder in the No. 3 doubles position and together the duo earned a dual match record of 1-6.
Graduated from Walahfrid-Strabo Gymnasium in Germany... No. 1-ranked in Germany under 16 ... constantly ranked in the top 5 nationally and on the junior national team ... runner up in under 14 doubles at the German championships ... won a Grade 2 and 4 ITF doubles title.
Son of Udo and Gudium Frank ... born on Oct. 12, 1989 in Karlsruhe, Germany ... brother, Thomas, played tennis for Vanguard University (NAIA) 2005-2009 ... Economics major.