HONORS AT RICE C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll 2011, 2012, 2013
2012-13 (Junior) Was 6-4 tournament singles action and 2-2 in doubles action... Went 4-1 at the HEB Baylor Invite in singles. Lost his opening match to Andreas Bjerrehus of Virginia Tech, but then reeled off wins over Alejandro Senoja of UTPA, Hunter Goer of Louisiana-Lafayette and Sebestian Erimiciolu and Yauheni Yakauleu of UTA...Teamed with Leif Berger to win reach the doubles semifinals of the MET Indoor in January... Downed Prairie View's Jackson Varney and Trenton Johnson 8-3 and TCU's Nick Chappell and Rodolfo Bustamente 8-7 before falling to Texas A&M's Behzad Minavi and Junior Ore 8-7.
2011-12(Sophomore) Finisihed with a career-best 14-9 mark (9-6 at No. 6) including wins in five of his last six matches.. Posted an 8-5 singles record during the Fall campaign to finish second on the team... Won the B singles at the Rice Invitational, with straight set wins over Tom Knights (LSU), Manfred Jeske (Arkansas) and Chris Sampson (LSU)... Teammed with freshman Leif Berger for a 3-1 record in doubles.
2010-11 Season (Freshman) Saw action at least once in all six singles positions, finishing with a 4-9 singles record.... Posted a 13-2 record in fall singles and a combined 5-4 mark in doubles... Named C-USA Male Tennis Athlete of the Month for September after winning a pair of individual titles in tournament play... Captured the B Flight singles crown at the HEB Baylor Men's Invitational, and then winning the C Flight singles title at the Rice Invitational... closed out his fall campaign by winning the A Draw consolation finals at the UT Men's Invitational... Combined with Jonathan Chang to win the B Draw consolation doubles final at the Rice Fall Invitational.
High school/Juniors Graduated from Gymnasium Oberhaching in Germany ... ranked #10 in U16 Tennis Europe Ranking at age of 15 ... two-time finalist on 2007 Tennis Europe Junior Tour U16 ... doubles Champion of 2007 German Doubles Junior Championship U16 ... has also recreationally participated in ice hockey, soccer, swimming and basketball.
Personal Son of Thomas and Gesine Seifert ... born on June 27, 1991 ... Mathematical Economic Analysis major