Rob Kresch
Rob Kresch
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Allendale, N.J.
High School: Northern Highlands Regional
Major: Political Science

Career Record

2019-20 Results, singles & doubles

2017-18 Results, singles & doubles

2016-17 Results, singles & doubles

Career Honors:
- Two-time Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll (2018, 20)
- ITA Scholar-Athlete (2017)
- Ambler Scholar-Athlete (2020)

2019-20: Ambler Scholar-Athlete … Named to the Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll … Tied for the team lead in singles wins, posting a 7-3 record … Went 3-1 at the Villanova Invitational (9/13-15) … Won both of his consolation matches in the B2 singles draw during the ITA Southeast Regional Championship (10/4-5) … Played No. 5 singles during the spring season, starting the semester with a 10-point tiebreak against No. 40 TCNJ … Clinched the match-winning point against No. 31 Stevens following a three-set victory … Went 2-6 in doubles … Advanced to the Round of 32 alongside Trevor Jackson in the championship draw at the regional tournament … Won a tiebreak match at No. 3 doubles against Stevens with Patrick Kley prior to his match-clinching singles victory.

2018-19: Spent year studying abroad and did not compete.

2017-18: Named to the Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll … Went 6-1 in singles (1-0 CC), breaking into the lineup for the postseason … Tallied a 6-4 record (1-0 CC) in doubles with Ishaan Prinz as his partner during the spring … Advanced to the final of B2 singles draw at the ITA Atlantic South Regional Championship (9/30 – 10/1) … Missed most of the season with injury, but recorded a straight-set singles victory at No. 4 against Gettysburg (4/28) … Won five straight matches during spring season with Prinz, spanning the Salisbury (3/10) through Gettysburg matches.

2016-17: ITA Scholar-Athlete ... One of five players who finished with a team-best nine wins in doubles, suffering just two defeats (4-0 CC) … Also went 2-1 in singles … Was 9-1 when paired with Arnav Patodia as that duo split action between No. 2 and No. 3 doubles … Advanced to the finals of the Blue 1 doubles draw at the ITA Atlantic South Region Championships (10/1-2) … Closed the year with five straight victories in which he and Patodia allowed two or fewer games in four of those matches … Posted conference singles wins at No. 4 against McDaniel (3/25) and No. 5 against Dickinson (4/23).

High School: Lettered four times in tennis ... First-team All-Suburban ... First singles Bergen County runner-up in 2016 ... Bergan County second singles champion in 2015 ... High Honor Roll ... AP Scholar ... Editor of high school newspaper ... Student Ambassador ... Member of Highlands Heroes.

Personal: Son of Cindy Kresch and Ken Kresch (dec’d), Stepfather John Shine ... Has a younger sister, Haley.