General: Third-year member of Carolina Leadership Academy...full name is James Sherwood Coxe.
Sophomore Season (2011-12) Recap: Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll for second successive year ... won two of the three singles matches he played ... spring 2012 Dean's List selection.
Freshman Season (2010-11) Recap: ACC Academic Honor Roll honoree.
Prep Highlights: Was a four-star recruit in the class of 2010, and the top-rated recruit from North Carolina ... held a national ranking of No. 75 when he signed with UNC ... was the Tar Heel Qualifier champion ... reached the semifinals of the USTA Southern Closed Championships ... won three USTA Southern section tournaments ... finished fifth at the National Open in singles, and was a member of the North Carolina Davis Cup team ... at Broughton, reached the semifinals of the individual state 4-A tournament in doubles and singles, and helped team finish second twice ... four-year high school letterman ... three-time All-State selection ... individual state runner-up his senior year ... member of National Honor Society ... performed 100 hours of community service while in high school ... four-year high school academic honor roll selection ... two-time tennis captain of high school team.
Personal: Parents are Robin and Jim Coxe ... chemistry major ... his father, Jim, is a Carolina alumnus ... his mother, Robin, played tennis at the University of Kansas.
Off Court with James
The Best Thing About Being A Tar Heel Tennis Player Is: Being a part of UNC athletics.
My Favorite Thing About Playing For Coach Paul Is: His focus during practice every day about getting better.
Since Last Year The Aspect Of My Game I've Worked On The Most is: My drop shot.
My Best Friend on a College Tennis Team is: Wesley Barrett at Old Dominion University.
My greatest strength as a tennis player is: My Forehand.
Favorite song on my IPod: Cinema by Skrillex.
My best sport or athletic skills other than tennis are: Wrestling and MMA.
My favorite music act is: Dave Matthews
The player on the team who makes me laugh the most is: Stuart DePaolo
Dream Vacation Spot: Amsterdam
Favorite Post-Match Meal: Pasta
Beverage That Quenches My Thirst: O'Douls
Favorite Chapel Hill Place To Eat: Four Corners
Favorite Food Made By A Relative: Brownies
Dream Job: Movie director
Favorite Class at UNC: Chem 261
Celebrities I'd Most Like To Hang Out With: Kate Upton and Megan Fox