Neeraj is a junior at MIT studying computer science and poetry. He spends more time playing tennis than going to class, but is endeavoring to balance the two more fairly. After heading to Nationals for the first time ever with MIT, Neeraj is incredibly excited to lead the new team back for a repeat. Aside from tennis, Neeraj enjoys dancing with MIT’s DanceTroupe and Asian Dance teams, working on self-driving cars, and tinkering with operating systems.
Claire is a junior studying Civil Engineering and Architecture from Kalamazoo, Michigan. She has played tennis for as long as she can remember, but outside of that enjoys reading, procrastinating, and storing useless information in her brain.
Andy is a Junior and Team Co-Captain. He has been trying to learn a kick serve for 6 years with little success.
hit a backhand once
Alex is a first year master's student at MIT studying Computer Science. When he's not practicing tennis, he spends his free time singing, rock climbing, and writing React.js.
"Tikka Tikka" - nicknamed by Paula Alemany
Arnav is a Junior studying Mechanical Engineering and minoring in Energy Studies. He likes sustainbility and takes issues with tennis balls being in plastic cans.
Arun is a mathematics PhD student at MIT. His favorite tennis players are Roger Federer and Feliciano Lopez.
Emily is a sophomore studying electrical engineering and computer science. Besides playing tennis, she spends her free time singing with her acapella group, MIT Resonance, and baking desserts.
Hugues is a second year MBA student at MIT Sloan. Originally from Paris, he has also lived in Buenos Aires, MIlan and more recently London. Once a competitive tennis player in France and varsity player in college, Hugues intends to take full advantage of his last year at school to play as much as possible.
Jamie is a freshman from Novi, Michigan studying Computer Science and Business Analytics. She has been playing tennis since she was 10 and was a four-year varsity letter in high school. Besides Club Tennis, Jamie is also a member of HackMIT DevOps, Women Business Leaders, and StartLabs Exec on campus. In her free time, Jamie likes to play cards, read, and take nature walks.
Jupneet is a first year student, thinking of a major in Applied math or Chemistry. She is originally from SoCal, and played Varsity tennis for four years in high school, along with USTA tournaments. Loves all things Harry Potter and thriller novels.
Marta is from Barcelona. She studied architecture in Spain and Switzerland. She started tennis competition when she was a kid and she played against Garbiñe Muguruza at 12 years old.
Merrick is a freshman from Kings Park (NY) studying mathematics (Course 18). His favorite thing is his dog, Oreo, which occupies most of his thoughts. However, he also enjoys chickens.
Paula is currently a second year MBA student at MIT Sloan. She is originally from Barcelona, but has also lived in France and the Bay Area during her engineering studies, where she has managed to keep playing tennis throughout, both playing junior tournaments in Europe and club tennis at Stanford. She is very outdoorsy and active
Ryan is a freshman planning to major in Math and Computer Science. Besides playing tennis, he enjoys listening to podcasts, singing, and playing poker. He hopes to one day compete on American Ninja Warrior!