The `Cats start Big Ten conference play next Sunday
2013-14: Won three consecutive singles matches 2/9-23 ... Sealed victory for Wildcats against No. 27 N.C. State by beating Beck Bond 6-3, 2-6, 7-5 (2/23) ... Clinched NU win over Western Illinois in defeating Brett Furmanski 6-0, 6-0 (2/9) ... Went 2-2 in the fall.
2012-13: Posted a singles record of 22-11 overall and 19-9 in duals ... Earned a 12-8 record in doubles with partner Mihir Kumar ... Often competed at the No. 4 or No. 5 position in singles lineup ... Upset 12-ranked doubles team Evan King and Shaun Bernstein of Michigan 8-6 with Spencer Wolf ... Defeated No. 88th-ranked Billy Pecor of Notre Dame 4-6, 6-2, 6-4 to give the `Cats a 4-3 victory over the Fighting Irish (1/22) ... Strung three singles wins in a row twice during the season ... Posted four straight doubles victories with Kumar between 1/13 and 1/25 ... Ranked 68th from 4/12 to 4/14 and 79th from 4/19 to 4/21 in doubles with Spencer Wolf ... Went 3-2 in fall season.
2011-12: Anchored the No. 4 position in NU's singles lineup for the majority of the season ... Earned a record of 12-11 in dual singles matches and a mark of 15-11 alongside partner Raleigh Smith in doubles ... Led LSU's Stefan Scacinski in the third set when their NCAA Tournament match was abandoned ... Teamed with Smith to knock off Penn State's Bryan Welnetz and Taylor Cohen at No. 2 doubles in the opening round of the Big Ten Tournament (4/26) ... Downed Ohio State's 23rd-ranked Ille Van Engelen and Devin McCarthy in doubles, 8-5 (4/15) ... Marked only the second time to date that the Buckeyes lost the doubles point ... Secured the fifth consecutive team triumph for the 'Cats by defeating Michigan State's Austin Brooks in straight sets (4/6) ... Clinched NU's 4-3 upset of No. 36 Minnesota with a 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 win against Jack Hamburg (3/31) ... Reeled off four consecutive singles wins between 3/25 and 4/6 ... Won three consecutive doubles matches (with Smith) on three separate occasions throughout the season ... Debuted at No. 6 singles against Ball State's Austin Sansone with a 6-4, 6-3, win (1/15) ... Went 2-2 during the fall season.
High School: Considered one of the top prospects in Canada before moving to the United States ... Qualified for main draw of Futures tournament ... Reached quarterfinals of Atlanta ITF event and quarters in doubles at South Carolina ITF event ... Earned honor roll recognition all four years of high school.
Personal: Born Alexandru Pasareanu ... Son of Marin and Aurelia Pasareanu ... Born in Romania ... Plans on majoring in economics.