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  Phillip Eilers
Phillip Eilers

Player Profile
Salzgitter, Germany

Volunteer Assistant


Alma Mater:

2011-12: Eilers has joined the Utes as a Volunteer Assistant Coach for the 2011-12 season.

Senior (2009-10):
Captured the Mountain Region Doubles Title with partner Alex Golding the pair defeated five teams including Joe Wood and Conor Berg of New Mexico, 8-3 ... received an automatic berth into the ITA National Indoor Doubles Championships ... went 8-2 in singles and 7-2 in doubles ... defeated three BYU singles players during the Utah Invitational including Roman Warias in the quarterfinal round, 6-2, 6-1 ... won the consolation doubles at the Utah Invitational ... went to the final round in singles and doubles during the Wilson/ITA Mountain Region Championships ... defeated Wessim Derbel of UNR in the semifinal round, 6-3, 6-3 ... held Utah's best overall record of 21-10, going 13-8 at the No. 1 position ... defeated 33rd-ranked BYU's Thomas Shubert, 3-6, 7-6(6), 6-3 at the top spot ... also downed No. 36th ranked Nebraska's Chris Aumueller, 6-4, 6-3 ... held an 18-13 overall record with doubles partner Alex Golding, going 1-1 against nationally-ranked opponents including No.36 Nebraska's 54th ranked Calin Paar and David Bendeim, 8-3.

Junior (2008-09):
MWC All-Conference singles and doubles ... named to Academic All-MWC ... earned ITA Scholar Athlete ... competed in ITA All-American Championship qualifying ... reached the quarterfinals at the Utah Intercollegiate in both singles and doubles ... compiled a 13-8 dual singles record and went 20-10 overall ... best wins were against Mehdi Bouras of No. 65-ranked UNLV, 6-3, 5-7, 7-5, and No. 76-ranked singles player Kriegler Brink of TCU, 6-2, 6-1 ... teamed up with Hancock the finish the year as the No. 49-ranked doubles team in the nation ... went 16-2 from the No. 1 doubles slot ... defeated Miles Bugby and Johnny Parkes of No. 41-ranked New Mexico, 8-1 ... transferred to Utah from Indiana University.

Sophomore (2007-08):
Posted overall records of 21-18 in singles and 22-10 in doubles ... went 5-5 in Big Ten singles and 7-3 in doubles ... defeated No. 62 Roy Sichel of Charlotte, 6-4, 6-1, at the Polo Ralph Lauren All-American Championships ... advanced to the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Indoor Singles Championships ... dominated the Clemson Winter Shootout, going 4-0 in singles and 4-1 in doubles ... paired up with Lachlan Ferguson to go 2-0 versus nationally-ranked doubles opponents, topping No. 59 Billy Gardner and Alex Forger of Michigan State and No. 30 Jason Jung and Mike Sroczynski from Michigan ... 3-1 in the No. 1 singles position ... won four consecutive Big Ten singles matches from April 6-19, all in straight sets.

Freshman (2006-07):
Did not compete.

High School/ Juniors:
Consistently ranked in the top 10 in Germany during his juniors career ... won the German national doubles championship in juniors ... reached the quarterfinals of the Junior Nationals in singles ... winner of the regional Northern States in doubles ... finished runner-up and reached the semifinals of the Northern States several times ... six-time state champion of indoor and outdoor singles ... also won states in doubles ... won several local tournaments in Florida ... competed in many ITF tournaments in Europe.

The son of Wilfried and Petra Eilers ... his brother, Martin, is also a top tennis player in Germany ... majoring in international business ... born on Apr. 4, 1986.

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