Bassem El Mekawi
Bassem El Mekawi
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Alexandria, Egypt
Major: Computer Science

2016-17 (Junior)

Played in the first tournament of the year...picked up two doubles wins and a singles victory.

2015-16 (Sophomore) | Match-By-Match Stats

Posted a team-best 20-8 overall record...had a team high 12 dual wins and went 6-0 in Horizon League play...was 8-1 in fall tournaments...at No. 5 singles was 9-1...played six matches at No. 3 and three at No. 4...the 20 wins were the most by a Penguin since Tariq Ismail in 2010-11...won his final six completed matches of the season...final three wins of the season came in three sets...was an impressive 7-0 in three-set matches...won five of those in 10-point tiebreakers...had three-set wins against Green Bay, Valparaiso and UIC to close out the year...won 11 of final 13 completed matches on the campaign...posted a 7-12 doubles mark, including 6-9 in dual matches...earned his second letter.

2014-15 (Freshman) | Match-By-Match Stats

Picked up seven wins during the season...won four matches in the fall tournament season and three in the spring dual slate...in the spring played all 19 of his matches in the No. 3 slot...had wins against UIC, St. Bonaventure and Saint Francis in the spring...won tilts against Butler, The Citadel, Illinois State and Cleveland State in the fall...played four matches that went three sets...in doubles, posted an 11-15 mark...went 7-9 in the spring, playing 15 of the 16 matches at No. 3...posted a 3-1 mark in completed Horizon League doubles matches...went 6-2 with Hugo Morth at No. 3...earned his first letter.