As seen throughout the 2022 season, college tennis has proven once again to be a pathway to the professional tour as 48 players with college ties are set to compete in either the Singles Qualifying or Main Draws at the US Open. Three Men’s players, No. 7 Cameron Norrie (TCU), No. 24 Francisco Cerundolo (South Carolina), and No. 30 Maxime Cressy (UCLA) are seeded, in addition to No. 19 Danielle Collins (Florida) in Women’s Singles.
Additionally, over 50 current and former college players are in the Men’s and Women’s Doubles Draw, while an additional 20 collegiate alum will take part in the Mixed Doubles Draw including 2022 NCAA Doubles Champions, Richard Ciamarra (Texas) and Jaeda Daniel (NC State).
In the 2022 Slam Season, 11 former collegiate student-athletes have already reached Grand Slam finals in Singles, Doubles, or Mixed Doubles. This includes Wimbledon Mixed Doubles champions Desirae Krawczyk (Arizona State) and Neal Skupski (LSU), French Open Men’s Doubles champions Marcelo Arevalo (Tulsa), Jean-Julien Rojer (UCLA), and French Open Mixed Doubles champion Ena Shibahara (UCLA).
Below, you can find a complete list of all the collegiate alum competing at the 2022 US Open.
Men’s Singles Draw
Player School ATP Singles Rank Jenson Brooksby Baylor 43 Francisco Cerundolo South Carolina 27 Maxime Cressy UCLA 34 Marcos Giron UCLA 53 Rinky Hijikata North Carolina 198 John Isner Georgia 48 Steve Johnson USC 115 Mackenzie McDonald UCLA 77 Brandon Nakashima Virginia 69 Cameron Norrie TCU 9 Arthur Rinderknech Texas A&M 58 Ben Shelton Florida 171 J.J. Wolf Ohio State 87 Nuno Borges Mississippi State 105 Christopher Eubanks Georgia Tech 147 Brandon Holt USC 296 Alexander Ritschard Virginia 185
Men’s Qualifying Singles Draw
Player School ATP Singles Rank Nuno Borges Mississippi State 105 Murphy Cassone Arizona State 515 Oliver Crawford Florida 309 Christopher Eubanks Georgia Tech 147 Michael Geerts Arizona State 233 Borna Gojo Wake Forest 179 Emilio Gomez USC 117 Yannick Hanfmann USC 152 Brandon Holt USC 296 Paul Jubb South Carolina 203 Dominik Koepfer Tulane 159 Aleks Kovacevic Illinois 201 Bradley Klahn Stanford 836 Govind Nanda UCLA 372 Ryan Peniston Memphis 130 Ethan Quinn Georgia 506 Alexander Ritschard Virginia 185 Alex Rybakov TCU 295 Alex Vukic Illinois 134
Women’s Singles Draw
Player School WTA Singles Rank Danielle Collins Virginia/Florida 19 Mayar Sherif Pepperdine 61 Peyton Stearns Texas 329 Leolia Jeanjean Lynn/Baylor/Arkansas 149 Fernanda Contreras Gomez Vanderbilt 201 Catherine Harrison UCLA 239
Women’s Singles Qualifying Draw
Player School WTA Singles Rank Robin Anderson UCLA 154 Emina Bektas Michigan 225 Aliona Bolsova FIU/Oklahoma St. 209 Maria Carle Georgia 175 Andrea Lazaro Garcia FIU 226 Fernanda Contreras Gomez Vanderbilt 201 Catherine Harrison UCLA 239 Arianne Hartono Ole Miss 165 Leolia Jeanjean Lynn/Baylor/Arkansas 149 Danielle Lao USC 230 Yuriko Miyazaki Oklahoma 202 Astra Sharma Vanderbilt 191 Carol Zhao Stanford 186
Men’s Doubles Draw
Player School ATP Doubles Rank Marcelo Arevalo Tulsa 6 Jean Julien Rojer UCLA 5 Rajeev Ram Illinois 2 Joe Salisbury Memphis 1 Will Blumberg North Carolina 77 Nuno Borges Mississippi State 82 Sander Gille ETSU 69 Keegan Smith UCLA 379 Hunter Reese Tennessee 79 Max Schnur Columbia 88 Jan Zielinski Georgia 45 Gonzalo Escobar Texas Tech 42 Austin Krajicek Texas A&M 26 Francisco Cerundolo South Carolina 296 Chris Eubanks Georgia Tech 279 Robert Farah USC 30 Robert Galloway Wofford 94 Marcos Giron UCLA 196 Lloyd Glasspool Texas 28 Andre Goransson California 78 Brandon Holt USC N/A Steve Johnson USC 58 Nathaniel Lammons SMU 66 Alex Lawson Notre Dame 109 Ben McLachlan California 70 Mackenzie McDonald UCLA 169 Andreas Mies Auburn 27 Nicholas Monroe North Carolina 210 Govind Nanda UCLA N/A Aleksandr Nedovyesov Oklahoma St. 57 John Peers MTSU/Baylor 10 Tim Puetz Auburn 8 Ethan Quinn Georgia N/A Arthur Rinderknech Texas A&M 136 Ben Shelton Florida N/A Neal Skupski LSU 3 Michael Venus LSU/Texas 7 Jackson Withrow Texas A&M 63 Nicolas Barrientos West Florida 66 Diego Hidalgo Florida 80 Sebastian Gorzny TCU N/A
Women’s Doubles Draw
Player School WTA Doubles Rank Aliona Bolsova FIU/Okla. State 85 Reese Brantmeier North Carolina N/A Kaitlyn Christian USC 57 Anna Danilina Florida 20 Alexa Guarachi Alabama 27 Desirae Krawczyk Arizona State 11 Angela Kulikov USC 82 Giuliana Olmos USC 13 Ellen Perez Georgia 28 Erin Routliffe Alabama 30 Sabrina Santamaria USC 87 Mayar Sherif Pepperdine/Fresno St 116 Ena Shibahara UCLA 12 Peyton Stearns Texas N/A Aldila Sutjiadi Kentucky 68 Alicia Barnett Northwestern 86 Catherine Harrison UCLA 89 Ingrid Neel Florida 81
Mixed Doubles Draw
Player School Doubles Ranking Marcelo Arevalo Tulsa 6 Will Blumberg North Carolina 77 Richard Ciamarra Texas/Notre Dame N/A Jaeda Daniel NC State/Auburn N/A Chris Eubanks Georgia Tech 279 Robert Galloway Wofford 94 Alexa Guarachi Alabama 27 Catherine Harrison UCLA 89 Bradley Klahn Stanford N/A Austin Krajicek Texas A&M 26 Desirae Krawczyk Arizona State 11 Nicholas Monroe North Carolina 210 Giuliana Olmos USC 13 John Peers MTSU/Baylor 10 Ellen Perez Georgia 28 Tim Puetz Auburn 8 Ena Shibahara UCLA 12 Neal Skupski LSU 3 Michael Venus LSU/Texas 7 Jackson Withrow Texas A&M 63 Erin Routliffe Alabama 30 Andreas Mies Auburn 27