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  Slim Hamza
Slim Hamza

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tunisia, Africa

High School:
Lyc'e Sportif Pierre De Coubertin D'el M

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 175

Experience:
3VL

04/22/2013

Utah Men's Tennis Prepares for Pac-12 Conference Championships

The Utes travel to Ojai, Calif., this weekend.

04/21/2013

Utah Nets 6-1 Victory over Arizona to Close Out Season

The Utes celebrate senior day with its second conference win.

04/17/2013

Utah Men's Tennis Hosts Arizona to Finish Season

The Utes prepare for final home match of the season.

04/13/2013

No. 73 Utah Drops 5-2 Decision to No. 41 Stanford

The Utes fall to 1-5 Pac-12 Conference record.

04/12/2013

No. 73 Utah Defeated by No. 16 California, 6-1

Ute doubles team captures upset.

Junior (2013-14):
Was named to the second team All-Pac-12 Conference for the third consecutive year as well as an All-Academic honorable mention ... also earned Pac-12 Men's Tennis Player of the Week for the second time ... compiled a 13-8 dual-match record at the No. 1 singles position ... went 3-3 against nationally-ranked opponents and 3-2 in conference play ... ranked as high as No. 78 nationally ... captured Utah's most historic upset as of recent when he defeated USC's seventh-ranked Ray Sarmiento at the top spot, 6-0, 6-2 ... in doubles play, went 11-11 with Cedric Willems at the No. 1 slot ... knocked off California's No. 67-ranked pairing of Ben McLachlan and Andre Goransson, 8-4.

Sophomore (2012-13):
Tallied a 22-11 overall record (a .666 winning percentage), while going 10-8 in dual matches ... ranked as high as No. 37 nationally ... went 5-2 in conference play and 1-2 against nationally-ranked opponents, including a 7-5, 6-4 victory over 19th-ranked Adrien Puget of UCLA ... only lost three matches during the fall tournament season, going 12-3 (a .800 winning percentage) ... captured the consolation singles title at the ITA Mountain Regional ... reached the singles finals at Utah Intercollegiates, but lost to fellow teammate Dmytro Mamedov ... compiled a 12-10 doubles record with partner Devin Lane ... the pair reached the semifinal round at the ITA Mountain Regional Championships.

Freshman (2011-12):
Compiled Utah's best overall and conference singles records, going 20-3 overall and 6-1 in conference play ... went 2-0 from the No. 2 singles position and 18-3 from the No. 3 spot ... earned a 3-1 record against nationally-ranked opponents, including upsetting USC's 13th-ranked Daniel Nguyen, 3-6, 7-6(4), 13-11 from the No. 3 singles slot ... netted his first career upset over University of California's No. 39 Carlos Cueto, 5-7, 6-4, 6-3 ... ranked as high as 50th in singles ... strung together eight consecutive singles victories ... went 13-6 with doubles partner Devin Lane at the Nos. 2 and 3 positions ... also teamed up with Benito Suriano for a 1-1 overall record at the Nos. 1 and 2 spots.

High School/Juniors:
He is currently ranked No. 1 in Tunisian juniors and senior divisions and has been ranked as high as No. 69 in ITF World Rankings ... member of the Tunisian Davis Cup team and current Tunisian Adult National Singles Champion ... at the Junior Australian Open, he reached the second round ... at the 2009 Orange Bowl, he reached the round of 16 after defeating No. 5-U.S ranked Harry Fowler ... 2010 Junior African Continental runner-up in both singles and doubles, as well as a two-time singles runner up and doubles champion at the junior Arabic event.

Personal:
Son of Ali and Neila Hamza ... born Sept. 6, 1992 in Kairouan, Tunisia ... has two siblings, Ahmed and Mariem ... majoring in Business Administration.

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