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    Andrew McCarthy
    Andrew McCarthy

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Cincinnati, Ohio

    High School:
    Indian Hill

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 170



    Season Overall W-L Dual Match

    Fall

    Conference 1 2 3 4 5 6
    2007-08 2-6 2-6 --- 2-4 --- --- --- --- 1-6 1-0
    2008-09 10-6 6-2 4-4 1-2 --- --- --- --- 2-0 4-2
    2009-10 10-16 4-14 6-2 1-9 --- 3-6 0-3 1-5 --- ---
    2010-11 19-10 12-7 7-3 2-3 --- 1-0 4-5 5-2 2-0 ---
    Career 41-38 24-29 17-9 6-18 --- 4-6 4-8 6-7 5-6 5-2

    2010-11: Finished senior season at NU with a 19-10 overall record, 12-7 in dual matches ... Played mostly at No. 3 singles, but saw time at Nos. 2, 4 and 5 as well ... Earned five straight dual wins from 2/13-2/25 ... Ended season with three consecutive wins over Big Ten opponents, including a comeback victory over Michigan's Chris Cha, 4-6, 6-3, 6-3, at No. 5 singles ... Paired with Tobias Reitz in doubles in all but two matches, compiling a 15-8 record together on the No. 2 line ... Team-best 7-3 in fall singles play ... Advanced to the third round of the Big Ten Singles Indoor ... 3-1 in Wildcat Invitational ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2009-10: Compiled a 4-14 dual singles record playing at the Nos. 2, 3 and 4 positions ... 8-13 in dual doubles matches playing alternately at No. 1 and No. 3 doubles ... Defeated No. 123 Michael Thompson in three sets at No. 2 singles to clinch Northwestern's 4-3 upset of 18th-ranked Alabama (1/22) ... Reached the consolation semifinals of the Big Ten Singles Championship ... Compiled a 6-2 fall singles record ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2008-09: Posted 11 overall singles victories, including six in dual play... Anchored the No. 3 doubles spot with Alexander Thams, posting a 16-6 record... Duo notched 11-2 record from 1/24 to 3/28 and led the team with six conference wins... In the fall, won two matches each at Milwaukee Tennis Classic and Big Ten Singles Championship... Named Academic All-Big Ten.

    2007-08: Returned from preseason injury to play at both No. 5 and No. 6 singles by the end of the season ... Posted two Big Ten victories ... Notched his first collegiate victory in straight sets against Minnesota (4/12) ... Won two of his last three matches, for a strong finish to his freshman season ... Saw greater action in doubles, competing with four different partners throughout the course of the year ... Had a stretch of success with partner Alexander Thams at the end of the dual season, posting three doubles victories from No. 3, including an undefeated record in confrence play ... During the fall season saw limited action due to injury, competing only in doubles, posting one victory.

    High School: No. 1 singles player on team since sophomore year, captain junior and senior years ... Top 40 in the U.S... Quarterfinalist in the Orange Bowl Tournament... Played in the 2003 state doubles championships ... Won 2003, '05 team championships in Ohio, named MVP of 2005 tournament ... Placed third in the state in singles in 2004 ... All-state selection three-straight years.

    Personal: Born Andrew Robert McCarthy ... Son of Janis and Devin McCarthy ... Brother Ryan McCarthy was an ITA Academic All-American and Big Ten All-Academic selection from 2003-04 at Indiana ... Brother Devin won state doubles championship in Ohio in 2006 ... Competed against current NU teammate Alex Sanborn in high school ... Majoring in communication studies.