Petros Chrysochos
Petros  Chrysochos

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Larnaca, Cyprus

High School:
American Academy of Larnaca

Height:
6-1

Birthdate:
04/08/1996

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.

11/04/2016

Deacs Sweep First Day of USTA/ITA National Indoor

Wake Forest is the only program in the nation with two singles player and a doubles team left in the competition.

10/10/2016

Chrysochos Wins ITA All-American Championship

Wake Forest sophomore Petros Chrysochos knocked off Ohio State's Hugo Di Feo in straight sets, 6-4, 6-0, to claim Wake Forest's first-ever title at the event.

10/09/2016

Chrysochos Reaches Singles Final at ITAs

Wake Forest sophomore Petros Chrysochos will be the first Demon Deacon ever to compete in a final at the ITA All-American Championships.

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

04/28/2017

2017 ACC Men's Tennis Championships - Quarterfinals vs. NC State

2017 ACC Men's Tennis Championships quarterfinal action against NC State on Friday, April 28, in Rome, Ga.

10/10/2016

ITA All-American Championships

Petros Chrysochos and the doubles team of Skander Mansouri & Christian Seraphim in the season's first major tournament

05/20/2016

Wake Forest vs. Oklahoma (NCAA Tournament)

The Demon Deacons dropped a 4-0 decision to the Sooners in the 2016 NCAA Tournament round of 16.

05/14/2016

Wake Forest vs. Michigan (NCAA Tournament)

The Demon Deacons defeated No. 24 Michigan, 4-2, on Saturday, May 14, 2016 to advance to the NCAA Championships for the fourth time in school history.

Career Honors
• 2016 Singles All-American
• 2016 ACC Freshman of the Year
• 2016 Second Team All-ACC
• 2016 ITA Carolina Region Rookie of the Year

2015-16 (Freshman)
Joined Wake Forest in the spring as a mid-year addition ... Named the ACC Freshman of the Year and the ITA Carolina Region Rookie of the Year ... Was a Second Team All-ACC Selection and earned All-American status in singles ... Finished the season ranked 18th nationally in singles, the highest ranking for a freshman in the country ... Reached No. 48 in doubles alongside Jon Ho; tandem went 17-11, primarily at the No. 2 position, including 5-4 against ranked foes ... Went 26-5 in singles and 18-12 in doubles overall ... In regular-season singles, was 17-0 at No. 2, 10-0 against ACC opponents and won all eight of his matches against ranked opponents ... Ended regular season on a 12-match singles winning streak ... Had a final record of 13-2 against ranked opponents and 20-2 at No. 2 in the lineup ... Defeated No. 12 Julian Lenz of Baylor, No. 53 Alfredo Perez of Florida and No. 16 Jared Hiltzik of Illinois to become the second Deacon to ever reach the quarterfinal round of the NCAA Singles Tournament ... Was ranked second in singles and eighth in doubles with Ho in the final ITA Carolina Regional rankings of the season.

Background

Reached as high as No. 469 in the ATP World Tour Singles Rankings on Sept. 28, 2015 ... Reached No. 19 in the world on the Junior ITF Circuit and was named Tennis Europe Under 16 Player of the Year in 2012 ... Earned 10 Junior ITF Singles titles and five doubles titles to go with three ITF Pro Futures Circuit singles titles ... Participated in all four junior Grand Slam events.

Personal
Born on April 8, 1996 ... A native of Larnaca, Cyprus and attended American Academy of Larnaca ... Son of John and Irini Chrysochos ... Trained at the Herodotou Tennis Academy in Larnaca with coach Demetris Herodotou and has competed alongside Marcos Baghdatis (career-high world No. 8) for the Cypriot Davis Cup team.
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