Christian Seraphim
Christian  Seraphim

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Munich, Germany

High School:
Otto-von-Taube-Gymnasium

Height:
6-10

Birthdate:
05/25/1995

01/15/2018

Dempster, Seraphim Win Doubles Wildcard Tournament

The duo receives a wildcard bid into the main doubles draw of the Tennis Championships of Dallas

06/26/2017

Men’s Tennis Places Three on All-ACC Academic Team

Borna Gojo, Skander Mansouri and Christian Seraphim recognized by the league for success in the classroom and on the courts

05/03/2017

Four Deacs Selected for NCAA Individual Championships

Petros Chrysochos, Skander Mansouri and Borna Gojo earn spots in NCAA singles draw while Mansouri and Christian Seraphim earn doubles bid

01/04/2017

Deacs Ranked Second Nationally in Preseason

The ITA released its preseason rankings on Wednesday, with Wake Forest earning a program-best No. 2 national ranking.

11/06/2016

Mansouri, Seraphim Advance to National Indoor Doubles Final

The Wake Forest duo won its third straight match, including the second in three sets.

10/11/2014

2014 Wake Forest Fall Invitational

Head coach Tony Bresky discussed the fall season so far, including this weekend's Wake Forest Fall Invitational.

05/22/2018

2018 National Championhip

Wake Forest men's tennis won the 2018 National Championship with a 4-2 victory over Ohio State on May 22, 2018.

05/13/2018

Wake Forest vs. South Carolina (NCAA 2nd Round)

Wake Forest vs. South Carolina (NCAA 2nd Round)

04/29/2018

ACC Men's Tennis Championship

Wake Forest defeats North Carolina, 4-0, to claim the 2018 ACC Men's Tennis Championship

03/18/2018

Wake Forest vs. USC

Wake Forest men's tennis vs. USC (March 18, 2018)

04/29/2017

2017 ACC Men's Tennis Championships - Semifinals vs. Georgia Tech

Wake Forest defeated Georgia Tech 4-0 in the semifinals of the 2017 ACC Men's Tennis Championships semifinals

Career Honors
• 2017 Doubles All-American
• 2017 All-ACC
• 2016 Doubles All-American
• 2017 All-ACC Academic Team
• 2016 All-ACC Academic Team

2016-17 (Redshirt Junior)
Part of the first-ever ITA National Indoor Doubles Championship team, pairing up with Skander Mansouri to top Jeffrey Schrosch and Charlie Emhardt of Valparaiso in the final ... Was the No. 1-ranked doubles team for most of the regular season and earned the No. 4 seed in the NCAA Doubles Championship ... Advanced to the semifinals of the NCAA Doubles Championship with Mansouri, becoming just the third duo in program history to advance to the semifinals ... Helped Wake Forest earn its first-ever ACC regular season title, first-ever No. 1 national ranking and first-ever No. 1 overall seed in the NCAA Tournament .. Finished the season ranked second nationally in doubles and 81st in singles ... Began the season ranked 21st, the highest ranking of his career ... Finished the season 40-8 with Mansouri, the most wins in program history by a doubles team in a single season ... Finished 33-11 in singles play, tied for the seventh-most singles wins in single-season history.

2015-16 (Redshirt Sophomore)
Earned All-American status in doubles with Skander Mansouri ... Named to the All-ACC Academic Team ... Finished the year 35-11 in singles and 30-14 in doubles ... With 35 singles wins, led the Deacs and tied for third in a single season in program history ... Tied Romain Bogaerts for the team lead in doubles wins ... Ended the year ranked No. 9 nationally and No. 2 in the Carolina Region in doubles with Mansouri ... Ranked 20th in the final Carolina Region singles rankings ... Went 23-5 in dual-match singles, going 3-0 at No. 4, 6-3 at No. 5 and 14-2 at No. 6 ... Posted a 12-match singles win streak from Feb. 27 through April 9; did not drop a set in the first nine matches of the streak ... Fell behind, 3-6, 1-5, to No. 95-ranked Jack Murray of North Carolina, but rallied for a 3-6, 7-5, 6-3 win to help Wake Forest defeat a No. 1-ranked team for the first time ever ... Helped the Deacs to their first-ever ACC title by defeating Henrik Weirsholm of top-ranked Virginia in three sets in the conference hampionship match ... In doubles, went 20-9 in dual-match action, including 18-9 at the No. 1 position with Mansouri ... Duo was 12-8 against ranked pairings, including seven wins against tandems ranked in the top 25 ... At the NCAA Doubles Tournament with Mansouri, defeated No. 19 Mike Redlicki and Giammarco Micolan of Arkansas and No. 6 Jordan Daigle and Boris Arias of LSU to reach the quarterfinal round ... Went 12-6 in fall singles play and 8-5 in fall doubles play ... Picked up a ranked fall singles win over No. 47 Filip Vittek of San Diego at the ITA All-American Championships.

2014-15 (Redshirt Freshman)

Posted a team-high 29 singles wins while dropping 14 matches overall ... Went 18-9 in dual-match play, including 8-4 in ACC action ... Playing primarily at No. 5, went 13-8 from the position with a 2-2 mark against nationally-ranked foes ... Earned ACC Player of the Week honors on Feb. 10 ... Posted a 22-11 mark in doubles action for the second-highest win total on the team ... With Skander Mansouri, posted a 17-7 mark at the No. 1 doubles spot with an overall record of 21-9 ... Duo rattled off 13 wins in a row during the spring season, reaching as high as No. 9 in the nation together ... Tandem topped No. 2 Hunter Reese and Mikelis Libetis of Tennessee ... Advanced to the Round of 16 at the NCAA Doubles Championship after topping Alabama's Becker O'Shaughnessey and Korey Lovett in the Round of 32 ... In the fall, went 12-6 in singles and 9-4 in doubles, including a singles win over No. 91 Francisco Dias of George Washington.

2013-14 (Freshman)
Redshirted his freshman season.

Background
Trained at an academy with some of the best Bavarian players for a year ... Was a finalist at the Porche Cup and also reached the semifinals of a men's tournament in Munich. 

Personal
Born May 25, 1995 in Munich, Germany ... Son of Ralph and Anette Seraphim.

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