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    Mihir Kumar
    Mihir Kumar

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Carmel, Ind.

    High School:
    Carmel

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 175



    10/01/2014

    Staggs Carries NU Banner into Third Round of ITA Championships

    The freshman won his sixth straight match on Tuesday to advance

    09/29/2014

    Shropshire and Staggs Advance in ITA All-American Championships

    Young `Cats continue to second round in the qualifying draw

    09/28/2014

    Three `Cats To Compete in Qualifying Draw of ITA Championships

    Strong Kirchheimer, Logan Staggs, and Sam Shropshire play in the first round on Monday

    09/27/2014

    Wildcats Complete First Day of ITA All-American Championships

    Zieba, Kirchheimer, and Staggs move on to the third round of prequalifying on Sunday

    09/25/2014

    NU Begins Fall Season at ITA All-American Championships

    Seven Wildcats travel to Tulsa this weekend

    2013-14: Posted season records of 21-11 in singles and 15-15 in doubles ... Often played at No. 3 or 4 in singles and No. 1 in doubles ... Ranked No. 39 in doubles with Raleigh Smith starting 5/1 ... Won three consecutive singles matches 4/18 to 4/25 ... Ranked No. 28 in doubles with Smith from 4/22 to 5/1 ... Defeated 20th-ranked Minnesota duo of Jack Hamburg and Mathieu Froment 8-5 with Smith (4/20) ... Ranked No. 33 in doubles with Smith from 4/15 to 4/22 ... Claimed three consecutive doubles victories with Smith over the 4/4-6 weekend ... Ranked No. 23 in doubles with Smith 4/8 to 4/15, No. 30 from 3/25 to 4/8, No. 35 from 3/11 to 25, and season-high No. 21 from 2/25 to 3/11 ... Won three straight singles matches over 2/21-23 weekend ... Defeated Harvard's No. 96 Sebastian Beltrame 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 (2/21) ... Beat Harvard's No. 14 doubles team Casey MacMaster and Denis Nguyen 8-6 with Smith (2/21) ... Downed Notre Dame's 17th-ranked duo Greg Andrews and Alex Lawson with Smith 6-5 (2/11) ... Clinched victory over No. 24 Tulsa in defeating Alejandro Espejo 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 (1/25) ... Went 4-0 in first four singles matches of dual match play (1/17-25) ... Posted 4-2 record in the fall ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2012-13: Finished 15-11 overall and 13-8 in dual-match play in singles ... Earned a 12-8 record in doubles with partner Alex Pasareanu ... Often competed at No. 4 slot in singles lineup and No. 2 or 3 in doubles ... Achieved three consecutive singles wins over the 3/9-10 weekend ... Posted four straight doubles victories with Pasareanu between 1/13 and 1/25 ... Went 2-3 in fall season.

    High School: Played No. 1 singles for the Indiana High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) state champions in 2010 and 2011 ... Greyhounds posted a combined record of 39-0 in those two seasons ... All-State selection ... Ranked individually in the top 30 in the United States ... Finished in the top 16 at the USTA Nationals in August 2012 ... Received the prestigious Wes Richards Sportsmanship Award for Feed-ins at the United States National Championships in Kalamazoo, Mich.

    Personal: Born Mihir Kumar ... Son of Anil and Manjusha Kumar ... Major is economics.

    Kumar's Stats

    SINGLES STATS

    Season Overall W-L Dual Match

    Fall

    Conference 1 2 3 4 5 6
    2012-13 15-11 13-8 2-3 6-5 --- --- 1-0 8-7 2-0 2-1
    2013-14 21-11 17-9 4-2 6-5 --- 3-0 6-3 8-6 --- ---
    Career 36-22 30-17 6-5 12-10 --- 3-0 7-3 16-13 2-0 2-1

    DOUBLES STATS

    Season Overall W-L Dual Match

    Fall

    Conference 1 2 3
    2012-13 16-15 14-13 2-2 4-5 0-1 6-9 8-3
    2013-14 15-15 13-14 2-1 4-7 12-12 1-2 ---
    Career 31-30 27-27 4-3 8-12 12-13 7-11 8-3