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Mike Furr
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Kennett Square, Pa.
High School: Unionville
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 1 Letter
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AT DELAWARE
Two-time letter winner with career records of 13-30 (singles) and 12-23 (doubles) • CAA All-Academic Team honoree team SAAC representative.

2013-14 SEASON
Collected a career-best eight singles wins, including a 2-1 mark in the No. 2 flight • recorded four singles victories in the third flight • tallied a 6-13 mark in doubles action • finished season with a doubles record of 4-6 alongside junior Evan Andrews • CAA All-Academic Team honoree • CoSIDA Academic All-American nominee.

2012-13 SEASON
Opened collegiate career with a mark of 5-13 in singles action • picked up a 3-1 mark in No. 2 singles play • posted a season-high three-game winning streak • finished doubles action with a record of 6-10 • teamed up with fellow freshman Alex Sweet to go 4-3 in doubles play • duo went 2-1 in No. 2 doubles and 2-0 in open play.

HIGH SCHOOL
Pennsylvania State AAA tennis singles champion (2011) with four commanding straight set victories • led Unionville High School to a team silver-medal finish at the AAA State Championship as a junior • finished first in the Ches-Mont League in singles play as a sophomore (undefeated) and junior and second in the league his freshman and senior years • despite playing with an injury, placed four in the state singles in 2012 • ranked in the Top 10 in every age group for his section • played for Sharon Largent and Robert Nirth • member of the National Honors Society, Spanish Honors Society and B+ Club.

PERSONAL
Michael Sanders Furr • born June 18, 1994 in Fiarfax Station, Va. • son of Robert B. Furr, Jr. and Heidi Furr • has an older brother, Robert, who was a member of the Blue Hen rowing team • majoring in Mechanical Engineering with a minor in biomed at UD with the goal of becoming a biomechanical engineer • favorite sports teams are the Philadelphia Phillies and Washington Redskins • enjoys running • has aspirations of participating in Engineers Without Borders • spent summer (2013) as a research intern for the UD Center for Composite Materials, where he helped research the carbon fiber exoskeleton for military soldiers.

 CAREER STATISTICS       
 Year  Singles  Doubles
 2012-13
 5-13  6-10
 2013-14  8-17  6-13
 Totals  13-30  12-23
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