Sam Bloom
Sam Bloom

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Hinsdale, Ill.

High School:
Hinsdale Central High School

Height:
5-10

10/18/2014

Deacs Conclude Play at ITA Carolina Regional

Christian Seraphim was unable to upset his second straight seeded opponent.

10/17/2014

Deacs Continue Success at ITA Carolina Regional

Two doubles pairings advanced into the third round, and Christian Seraphim reached the fourth round.

10/16/2014

Three Deacs Reach Round of 32 at ITA Carolina Regional

Jon Ho, Christian Seraphim and Skander Mansouri picked up two wins apiece on the tournament's opening day.

10/12/2014

Deacs Notch Four Titles on Final Day of Fall Invite

Maksim Kan's upset victory in the final of his flight highlighted a weekend in which the Deacons earned a 34-12 record.

10/11/2014

Trio of Demon Deacons Advance into Finals of Singles Flights

Wake Forest men's tennis will be represented in Sunday's finals by three singles players and three doubles pairings.

10/10/2014

Wake Forest Fall Invitational

Wake Forest men's tennis is hosting its annual Fall Invitational Oct. 10-12.

04/19/2014

Wake Forest vs. Duke - 4/18/14

Wake Forest men's tennis vs. Duke

01/11/2014

Men's Tennis vs. Coastal Carolina

The Wake Forest men's tennis team beat Coastal Carolina on

04/07/2013

Men's Tennis vs. Virginia Tech

Wake Forest defeated Virginia Tech 5-2 at the Wake Forest Tennis Complex

02/10/2013

Wake Forest vs. Tennessee - 2-10-13

Wake Forest took on Tennessee on Sunday at the Indoor Tennis Center

Championships
2012 UVA Fall Classic (doubles)

2013-14 (Sophomore):
Posted a 13-5 singles record and an 8-7 doubles record ... Appeared in nine dual matches, going 5-3 in singles and 3-3 in doubles ... Earned an ACC singles win against Kyle Childree of Boston College ... Won his flight at the Wake Forest Fall Invitational, beating players from North Carolina, Penn State, Stetson and Liberty ... Partnered mainly with Jon Ho in doubles, but also played with Anthony Delcore and Pedro Dumont.

2012-13 (Freshman)
Played the majority of the season at No. 6 singles and No. 3 doubles ... Went 26-15 in singles and 20-15 in doubles ... Notched an 11-5 record at No. 6 singles and also won his only match at No. 5 singles ... Went 3-2 in singles against ACC opposition, earning victories at No. 6 singles against Beck Bond (NC State), Garrett Gordon (Georgia Tech) and Alexandre Thirouin (Boston College) ... Also posted notable dual match wins against players from Alabama, South Carolina, Tennessee and Oklahoma ...Notched the first ranked victory of his career against teammate Danny Kreyman, then ranked No. 90, at the Wake Forest Spring Invite ... Partnered with Jon Ho for most of the season at No. 3 doubles, going 4-6 in ACC play with victories against teams from Georgia Tech, Miami, Virginia Tech and Boston College ... Other notable doubles wins came at the No. 3 position against Alabama and Penn State, both with Kreyman as a partner ... Partnered with Anthony Delcore to win his doubles flight at the UVA Fall Classic ... Took second place in his singles flight at the WFU Fall Invite and the Wake Forest Spring Invite


Background:
A five-star recruit by the Tennis Recruiting Network ... Played under coach Jay Kramer at Hinsdale Central High School, twice helping lead the Red Devils to the Illinois State Championship ... Played No. 1 singles at Hinsdale Central during his junior and senior years ... Was named to the all-conference team in all four years at Hinsdale Central and twice made the all-state team ... Finished third in doubles at the prestigious USTA 16 and Under National Championship at Kalamazoo, Mich. in 2010 ... Rated as the ninth-best recruit in his class by the Tennis Recruiting Network and the 18th-best in the Great Lakes region

Personal:
Full name is Sam David Bloom ... Born 1/13/1994 in Downers Grove, Ill. ... Son of Michelle and Tom Bloom ... Brother Augie Bloom is a junior on Princeton's men's tennis team

 

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