Coach Scott Lipsky


WTT Season: 3rd

Age

38

height

6' 1"

turned pro

2003

residence

Irvine, Calif.

birthplace

Merrick, N.Y.

plays

Right-handed (two-handed backhand)

Player highlights

Served as a substitute for Orange County in 2018. Previously played for the Breakers in 2016, Boston in 2015 and the New York Buzz in 2006.

Holder of 16 ATP doubles titles.

Captured first Grand Slam title by partnering Casey Dellacqua to 2011 French Open mixed doubles crown.

Career-high ATP doubles ranking of No. 21 (June 2013).

Has reached doubles semifinals at US Open and quarterfinals at Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon.

Three-time All-American at Stanford, where he captured 2000 NCAA team title and reached 2002 NCAA doubles final.

Began playing at age five and nicknamed Lipper and Lip...Only child in family...Mother, Gail, is a pyschologist; father, Marc, passed away in 2001...Grandfather, Jack Sherry, was No. 2 in world in table tennis and played with Shah of Iran during World War II...Compiled an outstanding collegiate career at Stanford University from 1999-2003, earning All-American honors three times...Member of NCAA team champions in 2000 and reached NCAA doubles final in 2002 (w/D. Martin) and SF in '01 and '03...Favorite surface is hard courts and considers serve his best shot...Idol growing up was Pete Sampras...A big fan of New York Mets in baseball and New York Jets in football...Married Marie on July 17, 2010 in Laguna Beach, CA.

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