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  Nathan Rakitt
School: Georgia Tech
Year: Sophomore
Home Town: Marietta
Home State: Georgia
Home Country: United States(USA)
High School: Laurel Springs HS
Height: 6-2
Weight: 180 lbs.
Birth Date: Wednesday, April 21, 1993
Dominant Hand: Right
Major:
Singles Record: 3-0
Doubles Record: 2-2
Career Notes: Five-star prospect ranked No. 4 among 2012 seniors in the state of Georgia and 82nd nationally ... Enjoyed a fine freshman season playing in the middle of the Tech lineup and compiling a team-high 22 singles victories ... Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll in 2013 ... Owns a career record of 31-20 in singles play and 20-17 in doubles.

2013-14:
 Match-by-Match Finished the fall schedule second on the team with nine singles victories (9-6) and tied for a team high 5 wins (5-5) in doubles ... Highlight in doubles play was his 8-4 victory with Cole Fiegel over Georgia's 2nd ranked combo of Hernus Pieters and Ben Wagland at the USTA/ITA Southeast Regional ... Also earned a doubles victory with Fiegel over Florida's 60th ranked Florent Diep and Michael Alford ... Won his last three singles matches in the Bulldog Scramble to close out the fall slate.

2012-13:
 Match-by-Match Compiled a team-high 22 singles victories (22-14 record), including a 13-7 mark in dual matches ... Played most of his matches in the No. 4 spot (8-4) and went 6-4 against the ACC ... Faced only two ranked opponents, losing to one while the other match was unfinished ... In the fall, reached the semifinals at the USTA Clay Court Invitational before losing to Cristian Gonzalez from Florida State ... Earned wins in five of his six singles matches at the USTA/ITA Southeast Regional in Tallahassee, Fla. ... Played most of his doubles matches with senior Juan Melian, compiling a 14-11 record, 9-7 in dual matches.

High School/Junior Tennis:
 Graduate of the Laurel Springs School ... Ranked as high as 58th in the nation in 2011, and 46th in 2010 ... Rated a 5-star recruit by the Tennis Recruiting Network and stood at No. 22 in the Southeast at the time of his signing ... Had an 11-8 record in 2012, including a 4-3 mark against 5-star players and 4-2 against 4-star players ... Among his accomplishments were winning the Winter Southern Closed Championships in December of 2011 in Knoxville, Tenn., which included a semifinal win over the nation's No. 18 player, and winning the Southern Closed Doubles Championship in 2011 ... Reached the quarterfinals of the 2011 Southern BG18 Closed Tournament in Mobile, Ala., in 2011 ...

Personal:
 Full name is Nathan Connor Rakitt ... Born April 21, 1993 in Providence, R.I. ... has lived in Providence, R.I., and Potomac, Md. ... Son of Steven and Karen Rakitt ... Has four siblings ... Picked up tennis at age 4 ... Majoring in Industrial Engineering.