AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2019-20: Returning starter in singles and doubles.
AS A ROOKIE IN 2018-19: T2nd on team in doubles wins and 3rd on team in singles wins and singles winning percentage.
BEFORE TRINITY: Was the first Western New York tennis player to win four league titles in a row...went 48-0 at No. 1 in the lineup over four years of high school tennis...also played squash in high school.
PERSONAL: Volunteered at the Home Again Program at Journey's End Refugee Services...plays piano...enjoys short stories...majoring in psychology...son of Ellen and Christopher DeRose...brother, Anthony, and sister, Elise, played tennis at Colgate...brother, Eric, played squash and soccer at Hobart...cousin, Peter, played squash for the Bantams...enjoys listening to music and playing the piano.
WHY I CHOSE TRINITY: I chose Trinity because of the people, the strong economics department, the team and coaches, and the chance to play in one of the best tennis leagues in the country.