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Bucknell Men's Tennis BIO
 Ben Gerber

Career: Ranks 12th in program history in doubles wins with a record of 56-46and 18th in combined singles and doubles victories with a record of 98-93... one tournament title in singles ... two tournament titles in doubles ... three-time member of the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... three-time ITA Scholar-Athlete.

2017-18 (Senior): Teamed with Daniel Wright to go 2-1 and finish second in Flight 1 doubles at the season-opening Bucknell Fall Invite.

2016-17 (Junior): Finished 14-13 in singles, including a 9-8 record during the spring and a 5-5 mark in fall tournaments ... posted a perfect 4-0 record on court four ... played his other 13 matches on courts five and six ... went 3-2 in Patriot League regular season matches ... finished 10-18 in doubles, including a 10-12 record during the spring and an 0-6 mark in fall tournaments ... earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... named an ITA Scholar-Athlete.

2015-16 (Sophomore): Went 13-16 in singles, including a 6-12 record during the spring and a 7-4 mark in fall tournaments ... played primarily at No. 5 and 6 singles ... runner-up in Flight B at the Bucknell Tournament and in Flight 3 at the Bison Invite ... went 18-13 in doubles, including a 13-9 record during the spring and a 5-4 mark in fall tournaments ... earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... named an ITA Scholar-Athlete.

2014-15 (Freshman): Finished 14-10 overall in singles ... went 7-4 in fall tournaments, including a title in Flight B of the Bucknell Tournament ... posted a 7-6 record during the spring while competing at the fourth, fifth and sixth spots ... went 2-2 in Patriot League matches ... finished 23-9 in doubles ... went 10-3 in tournaments, including a title in Flight B at the Bucknell Tournament and in Flight 2 of the Saint Joseph's Invitational while playing with Octavio Canibe ... went 13-6 in dual meets competing mostly at No. 3 doubles ... unbeated 4-0 record in Patriot League doubles matches ... named an ITA Scholar-Athlete and earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

High School/Personal: All-state selection at East Chapel Hill High School ... led team to runner-up finish at the North Carolina state tournament ... son of David and Ann Gerber ... father was on the lacrosse and rowing teams at Cornell ... has three siblings: Jake, Brater and Hank ... uncle, Grant Griesser, played baseball at Miami (Ohio) ... grandfather, Ralph Griesser, played football at Michigan.

Double Major: Spanish/Psychology

Year: Senior
Hometown: Chapel Hill, N.C.
High School: East Chapel Hill


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