Justin Carter
Justin Carter
Height: 5-8
Weight: 160
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Randallstown, Md.
High School: National Connections Academy

Spring 2015: Selected to 2015 Missouri Valley Conference men's tennis All-Conference team, his third league honor in three UMBC campaigns… Triumphed in ten singles matches (10-6) during the campaign…  Won his last four matches of the season… Won all three matches that went the distance… Triumphed in both singles and doubles in MVC quarterfinal victory over Southern Illionois… Produced a sterling 8-3 record in doubles, primarily teamed with Elliot Loubatié.

 

Fall 2014: Handled Mary Washington’s Stratton Gilmore, 6-2, 6-1 in the process of winning all three singles matches and combined with teammate Melker Svard to sweep all three first-flight doubles matches at the George Mason Invitational… Received No. 3 seed and first-round bye, then took out Markus Schultz of NJIT, 6-4, 7-6(6) at the ITA All-American Championships... Triumphed in a three-set marathon,  5-7, 6-4, 6-4, over Ben Gerber of Bucknell at the UVA Fall Classic… Prevailed over Zvonomir Podvinsky, of ODU, 6-2, 2-6, 7-5 at the ITA Atlantic Regionals.

 

2014: In the fall, made it to the Round of 64 in the 2013 Atlantic Regional Championship… Named America East Men’s Tennis Co-Player of the Year… Earned America East First Team honors in singles and tabbed Second Team with classmate  Melker Svard in doubles competition… Ended the 2014 season on an eight-match winning streak… Named AE Men’s Tennis Player of the Week on March 25… Posted an overall singles record of 13-5 from the No. 1 position with two of those losses coming against ranked singles opponents.

 

2013: Named to the Ameica East Conference First Team in singles and doubles... Earned three America East Conference Player of the Week honors in his initial spring at UMBC… Posted an overall singles record of 15-10 while manning the No. 1 singles position as a freshman… Registered a 12-7 singles record in the spring, including a 6-0 singles record in the month of March… Had an overall doubles record of 10-8… Captured a league semifinal win against Stony Brook University on April 27, 2013.

Background: Majoring in health, administration & policy... Interested in a career in physical therapy or professional tennis... Lists favorite movie as The Black Knight... Has two younger siblings... Son of Teri Carter.