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    Mihir Kumar
    Mihir Kumar

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Carmel, Ind.

    High School:
    Carmel

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 175



    04/23/2014

    Fifth-Seeded Northwestern Heads to Big Ten Tournament

    In the first round on Thursday, the `Cats face 12th-seeded Iowa

    04/20/2014

    Northwestern Blanks No. 51 Minnesota 7-0 on Senior Day

    The `Cats honor the team's only senior Raleigh Smith in last home match of the season

    04/18/2014

    Wildcats Win 7-0 Shut-Out over Wisconsin

    Northwestern celebrates Senior Day on Sunday at noon match against Minnesota

    04/17/2014

    NU Welcomes Wisconsin and Minnesota in Regular Season Finale

    Wildcats conclude regular season at home and celebrate Senior Day on Sunday

    04/13/2014

    `Cats Edge Iowa 5-2 in Last Regular Season Road Trip

    Northwestern finishes the 2014 regular season with a two-match home-stand next weekend

    2013-14: Ranked No. 28 in doubles with Raleigh Smith starting 4/22 ... 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.

    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.

    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 20-10 16-8 4-2 6-5 --- 3-0 6-3 7-5 --- ---
    Career 35-21 29-16 6-5 12-10 --- 3-0 7-3 15-12 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 13-13 11-12 2-1 4-7 10-10 1-2 ---
    Career 29-28 25-25 4-3 8-12 10-11 7-11 8-3