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    Raleigh Smith
    Raleigh Smith

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Miami, Fla.

    High School:
    Gulliver Prep

    Height / Weight:
    5-10 / 170



    04/24/2014

    Wildcats Earn All-Big Ten Awards

    Smith and Shropshire are First-Team All-Big Ten, Shropshire wins Freshman of the Year

    04/24/2014

    `Cats Crush Hawkeyes 4-0 to Advance in Big Ten Tournament

    Fifth-seeded Northwestern will face fourth-seeded Purdue on Friday

    04/23/2014

    Fifth-Seeded Northwestern Heads to Big Ten Tournament

    The `Cats face 12th-seeded Iowa in the first round on Thursday

    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

    2013-14: Ranked No. 46 in singles and No. 28 in doubles with Mihir Kumar beginning 4/22 ... Downed No. 39 Leandro Toledo of Minnesota 7-6 (7-0), 0-6, 7-6 (7-4) (4/20) ... Beat 20th-ranked Minnesota duo of Jack Hamburg and Mathieu Froment 8-5 with Kumar (4/20) ...Ranked No. 58 in singles and No. 33 in doubles with Kumar from 4/15 to 4/22 ... Ranked No. 54 in singles and No. 23 in doubles with Kumar from 4/8 to 4/15 ... Won three straight doubles matches with Kumar the weekend of 4/4-6 ... Ranked career-high No. 37 in singles and No. 30 in doubles with Kumar from 3/25 to 4/8 ... Ranked No. 39 in singles and No. 35 in doubles with Kumar from 3/11 to 3/25 ... Defeated Indiana's No. 53 Sam Monette 6-0, 6-1 (3/9) ...Ranked No. 44 in singles from 2/25 to 3/11 ... Ranked season-high No. 21 in doubles with Kumar from 2/25 to 3/11 ... Beat N.C. State's 33rd-ranked Austin Powell 5-7, 6-4, 6-3 (2/23) ... Downed Harvard's No. 14 duo Casey MacMaster and Denis Nguyen 8-6 with Kumar (2/21) ... Ranked No. 111 from 2/11 to 2/25 ... Defeated Notre Dame's No. 37 Greg Andrews 6-4, 6-4, and No. 17 duo Greg Andrews and Alex Lawson 6-5 (7-4) with Kumar (2/11) ... Beat No. 54 Andy Bettles of Boise State 6-5, 6-3 in first match of the season (1/17) ... Did not compete in the fall.

    2012-13: First-team All-Big Ten selection ... Earned a singles record of 26-10 overall and 21-9 in dual-match competition ... Anchored No. 2 spot in singles lineup ... Finished 16-5 in doubles with partner Sidarth Balaji ... Defeated 6th-ranked Peter Kobelt of Ohio State 6-2, 3-6, 6-4 (4/14) ... Earned ten victories in a row between 2/9 and 3/10 ... Posted nine consecutive doubles wins with Balaji from 11/2 to 1/25 ... Ranked 83rd in the nation from 4/19 to 4/21 ... Nationally ranked at 87th from 4/25 to 5/11, and 108th from 1/22 to 2/9 ... Champion of Big Ten Indoor Championships in singles and doubles, shared with Balaji (11/4-5) ... Went 5-1 in the fall.

    2011-12: Led the Wildcats with 17 singles wins in dual play ... Tied for team lead with 7-4 mark in Big Ten matches ... Paired with Alex Pasareanu to win 15 doubles matches, including 14 at the No. 2 position ... Played at least one singles match at Nos. 2, 3, 4 and 5 ... Most (18) came at No. 3, where he won 11 times ... 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 ... Beat OSU's 58th-ranked Peter Kobelt at No. 3 singles as well ... Helped the 'Cats upset No. 36 Minnesota with a straight-set win over Phillip Arndt (3/31) ... Earned four straight wins to start Big Ten play ... Rallied from down-a-set to win in three against Nebraska's Andre Stenger and help NU win, 4-3 (3/25) ... Beat Illinois' Stephen Hoh, 6-4, 7-5 (3/9) ... Defeated 96th-ranked Vikram Reddy of Alabama (6-3, 6-3) to help the Wildcats win, 4-3, in Tuscaloosa (1/20) ...Notched seven straight singles wins to open the dual season (1/15-2/10) ... Won one singles match in five tries during the fall season ... Beat Wisconsin's Austin Akers at the Big Ten Singles Championship (10/28).

    2010-11: Contributed right away as a freshman for Northwestern, playing in spots ranging from No. 3 to No. 6 ... Won first two career dual matches on the way to posting a 10-14 dual season record ... In first career appearance at the No. 4 spot, clinched the match for NU over 57th-ranked Iowa with a 6-2, 7-6 victory over Austen Kauss ... Earned a win after defeating Illinois' KU Singh at No. 3 spot ... Paired with Chris Jackman for all but two matches at No. 3 doubles, earning 13 wins together ... 14-8 overall doubles record ... Went 3-2 in Fall singles play.

    High School: Finished top 12 in singles at the National Clay Court Championships in 2009 ... National Clay Court Doubles Champion in 2008 ... Doubles quarterfinalist in National Championships in 2008 ... Led Gulliver Prep to state championships all four years of his career ... Three-time Florida individual state champion ... 2010 state doubles champion ... Career singles record of 38-0 during team state tournament matches and did not lose a set in state team dual play over final three years.

    Personal: Parents are David Smith and Marsha Key ... Anticipates majoring in economics and minoring in business institutions ... Played on same high school team as current Wildcat Chris Jackman.

    Smith's Stats

    SINGLES RESULTS

    Season Overall W-L Dual Match

    Fall

    Conference 1 2 3 4 5 6
    2010-11 10-14 10-14 0-0 3-7 --- --- 1-1 1-3 5-7 3-3
    2011-12 18-13 17-9 1-4 7-4 --- 0-1 11-7 5-1 1-0 ---
    2012-13 26-10 21-9 5-1 7-4 4-0 17-9 --- --- --- ---
    2013-14 12-9 12-9 0-0 5-6 12-9 --- --- --- --- ---
    Career 66-46 60-41 6-5 22-21 16-9 17-10 12-8 6-4 6-7 3-3

    DOUBLES RESULTS

    Season Overall W-L Dual Match

    Fall

    Conference 1 2 3
    2010-11 14-18 14-18 0-0 7-3 --- 1-1 13-7
    2011-12 15-15 15-11 0-4 7-4 1-4 14-7 ---
    2012-13 20-12 15-11 5-1 4-6 5-5 10-6 ---
    2013-14 12-10 12-10 0-0 4-7 9-9 1-0 2-1
    Career 61-55 56-50 5-5 22-20 15-18 26-14 15-8