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    Tommy Hanus
    Tommy Hanus

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Palatine, Ill.

    High School:
    Palatine

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 185



    04/25/2013

    Wildcats Land a Pair on All-Big Ten First Team

    Wolf, Smith garner all-conference accolades

    2004-05: 14-15 overall, 10-12 dual, 4-5 Big Ten singles ... All-Big Ten selection ... Played exclusively at the No. 1 position ... Advanced to Quarterfinals of Big Ten Singles Championship ... Recorded wins over No. 66 ranked Raian Luchici of No. 18 ranked North Carolina, No. 59 Dmitriy Koch of No. 28 Tulane, and No. 56 Devin Mulligns of No. 24 Ohio State during the season ... Finished in Round of 32 at ITA Midwest Championships ... Went 15-10 in doubles play with partners Adam Schachterle and Chuck Perrin ... Scored five-straight doubles victories over ranked teams with Chuck Perrin.

    Fall 2004: Posted 4-3 singles record ... Finished the fall strong at Big Ten Singles Championships with 3-1 record ... Went 1-1 at ITA Midwest Championships ... Posted 1-1 doubles record with Chuck Perrin.

    2003-04: Posted a 16-17 singles record, including a 10-13 mark in dual play and 3-9 in Big Ten action ... Went 0-2 in singles and 1-0 in doubles at the Big Ten Championship ... Started season at No. 2 position but played No. 1 exclusively after February ... Recorded a four-match winning streak from 1/30 to 2/7, which included a win over 31st-ranked Pedro Rico of Pepperdine ... Compiled a 12-9 record in doubles play, including 12-8 in dual matches and 8-3 in Big Ten action ... Had most success with partner Christian Tempke, as they were 8-4 ... Advanced to Round of 16 at the adidas Invitational, the ITA Midwest Championships and the Big Ten Singles Championship ... Ranked 83rd in the preseason by ITA.

    2002-03: Went team-best 20-16 overall in singles ... Achieved No. 76 ranking (Sept. 9), his highest of the year ... Recorded 11-10 dual record, all at No. 1 singles ... Put together team-best eight-match winning streak from 1/26-3/7 ... Went 4-8 versus ranked opponents ... Best win came against No. 39 Maxim Belski (Feb. 1) ... Posted 4-7 Big Ten record, including 0-1 at Big Ten Championship ... Went 14-15 overall in doubles ... Had 9-6 record in fall singles play ... Advanced to semifinals at Milwaukee Tennis Classic ... Had 6-4 overall fall doubles mark ... Reached final at Milwaukee Tennis Classic with teammate Adam Schaechterle.

    2001-02: ITA Region IV Rookie of the Year ... Big Ten Freshman of the Year ... Posted 20-13 singles mark, including a 13-10 mark in duals ... Advanced to the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Singles Championship ... Had team-best eight-match winning streak from Jan. 19 to Feb. 16 ... Ranked as high as No. 118 in the nation ... Had 14-10 doubles record ... Paired with Josh Axler for a 7-2 mark ... Saw doubles ranking with Axler rise to No. 50 ... Reached quarterfinals with Jackie Jenkins in the ITA Midwest Regional Championships.

    High School: Played No. 1 singles all four years ... Compiled a 138-3 career high school record and earned All-America honors ... Illinois state high school champion sophomore and senior years ... State runner-up junior year ... First player to win two state titles in non-consecutive years ... Four-time Mid-Suburban Conference champion, four-time sectional champion ... Ranked as high as 11th in singles and seventh in doubles in Junior Nationals ... Earned Chicago Tribune 2001 Outstanding Achievement Award ... Ranked among the top 10 high school tennis players in Illinois history by the Illinois High School Association ... Named 2001 Palatine High School Senior Athlete of the Year ... Four-year honor roll student ... Graduated top 10 percent of his class.

    Personal: Born Thomas Gregory Hanus on 10/17/82 ... Son of Ted and Teresa Hanus ... Majoring in economics.

    Singles Record

    Year Overall Dual Big Ten
    2001-02 20-13 13-10 3-8
    2002-03 20-16 11-10 4-7
    2003-04 16-17 10-13 3-9
    2004-05 14-15 10-12 4-5
    Totals 70-61 44-45 14-29

    Doubles Record

    Year Overall Dual Big Ten
    2001-02 17-12 13-10 5-6
    2002-03 14-15 8-11 5-6
    2003-04 12-9 12-8 8-3
    2004-05 15-10 14-9 6-4
    Totals 58-46 45-37 24-19