Vidyut Yadav
Vidyut Yadav
Year: 2020
Hometown: Laguna Niguel, Calif.
High School: Oak Grove

2018-19: ITA Scholar-Athlete.... Was off to a strong start in singles (3-1) and doubles (4-2) before injuries ended his season.... Yadav won three straight matches in straight sets at No. 3 singles over opponents from Wheaton (Mass.), Brandeis and Mary Washington.... Teamed with Nick Glover '20 and won four of six matches to begin the spring, including a 6-2 win against NCAA Division II opponents Nicolo De Fraia and Freddy Danielson from Rollins College.

2017-18: Teamed with Duane Davis '19 at No. 3 doubles in the spring and finished with a record of 5-6.... Signature win came against Derek Hagino and Patrick Hughes of No. 20 Mary Washington, an 8-6 victory on March 24, 2018.... In singles play, Yadav advanced to the quarterfinals of the Middlebury Invitational in the fall with a 7-6 (4), 6-0 win over McKinley Grimes of No. 26 RPI in the round of 16.... Posted a record of 5-5 in dual matches while playing at No. 4-6 singles.... Defeated Samuel Gearou of No. 12 Pomona-Pitzer by a count of 6-7(4), 6-3, 10-8 at No. 6 singles.... Moved up to No. 4 singles and defeated Hamilton College's Tim Derby 6-2, 6-2.... Earned a 6-2, 6-1 victory over Ryland Byrd of No. 20 University of Mary Washington at No. 5 singles.

2016-17: Teamed with senior John Neufeld to defeat Alex Lee and Gabriel Osio of No. 40 nationally ranked RPI by a score of 8-1 in the round of 16 at the Middlebury Invitational in the fall (Sept. 17).... Teamed with Adam Schwartz '18 and advanced to the "B Flight" doubles finals in the Wallach Invitational.... Defeated Ryan Bunis and Harshil Dwivedi of No. 20 Brandeis by a score of 8-3 in the round of 16 and knocked off Luis Cuervo and Luke Carstens of No. 4 Bowdoin 8-4 in the quarterfinals (Oct. 8).... Came back the next day and defeated Ben Biswas and Jason Scanlon of No. 17 Tufts by a score of 8-6 to advance to the finals (Oct. 9).... Competed at No. 3 doubles with fellow first-year Jacob Kauppila in two dual matches in the spring, posting an 0-2 record.... Competed in both the Middlebury and the Wallach Invitational in singles in the fall.... Competed at No. 5 singles in the spring and finished with a record of 3-3.... Defeated Albert Go of No. 21 MIT by a score of 6-0, 5-7, 10-8 (March 4).... Defeated Burke Paxton of Hamilton College in straight sets, 6-2, 6-3 (March 12).... Knocked off Connecticut College's Patrick Farrell in straight sets, 6-1, 6-1 (April 22).