Spir, Rakitt earn singles points for Tech
Spir, Segura earn Yellow Jackets' points in singles
Jackets win four singles matches in straight sets in 6-1 victory
Melian, Spir and Rakitt win singles points for Yellow Jackets
Yellow Jackets still adjusting to loss of Hundal to injury
Ranked No. 2 among 2012 seniors in the state of Georgia and 32nd nationally in the fall of 2011 when he signed hid letter-of-intent to play at Georgia Tech ... Was No. 6 in Georgia and No. 99 in the U.S. at the end of the spring of 2012 ... Decided to transfer after the spring semester.
2012-13: - Match-by-Match
Recorded a 4-3 mark as a singles player in his first fall season with the Jackets as well as a 2-2 record as a doubles partner ... Advanced to the quarterfinals of the doubles draw at the Southern Intercollegiate Championships in Athens, Ga. before losing to the eventual runner-up Mills/Berghaus from Presbyterian College ... Finished off the fall campaign with two singles victories over Georgia Southern and Florida Gulf Coast at the USTA/ITA Southeast Regionals in Tallahassee, Fla. ... Was unable to win a match in dual play in the spring, going 0-7 between the No. 5 and 6 spots in the lineup ... 7-12 overall, 3-9 in dual matches, in doubles competition.
High School/Junior Tennis: Attended Laurel Springs School in Marietta, Ga. ... Ranked as high at 17th in the nation in 2011, and 32nd by Tennis Recruiting Network, posting a 23-17 overall record and a 6-6 mark against "Blue-Chip" players, according to the site ... Committed to Tech before the USTA Boys 18 Super Nationals, then turned in his best performance in the biggest national tournament of the year in Kalamazoo, Mich., where he defeated two blue-chip recruits in Jeremy Efferding (now at Texas A&M) and Jordan Daigle (ranked No. 16 in the class of 2013) ... Lost to University of Oklahoma freshman Dane Webb 6-3, 6-4 in the round of 32.
Personal: Full name is Garrett Michael Gordon ... Born August 21, 1993 in Woodstock, Ga. ... Son of Huntly and Patty Gordon ... Father played tennis at the College of Charleston ... Picked up tennis at age 8 ... Enjoys surfing. fishing, traveling and playing golf with his father ... Will study Business Administration.
|Career Results (Singles)|
|2012-13||0-4 (.000)||0-7 (.000)||4-13 (.235)|
|Total||0-4 (.000)||0-7 (.000)||4-13 (.235)|
|Career Results (Doubles)|
|2012-13||1-5 (.167)||3-9 (.250)||7-12 (.368)|
|Total||1-5 (.167)||3-9 (.250)||7-12 (.368)|