- Alex Emery
Alex Emery

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ozark, Ala.

High School:
Heritage (S.C.) Academy

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 150

Birthdate:
03/08/1988

Experience:
2L



2007-08: Put together record of 10-7, including 5-2 mark in dual matches ... won five matches in a row for the Blazers playing No. 5 and 6 singles positions -- all in straight sets ... had singles record of 5-5 in the fall ... best fall tournament performance was at South Carolina Invitational where he reached the finals of the A/B division before losing to teammate Tyrone Ewels ... in doubles, he partnered with Ewels in the fall and had 2-4 mark ... during spring dual matches, Emery teamed with Dan Cornei and the Blazer duo compiled a record of 11-2 playing primarily the No. 3 position ... duo won nine consecutive matches during the season before streak ended in C-USA Championship loss to UCF.

2006-07: Enjoyed outstanding fall after enrolling at UAB in August, 2007 ... came to UAB as a walk-on but has since earned scholarship ... had best fall record of all Blazers as he notched a singles record of 16-2 ... won the UTC Baras Fall Classic in the "C" Division in his first collegiate action ... also captured singles title in "C" Flight at USC Fall Invitational in October as he won five matches as an unseeded player to win ... won two-of-three matches at Southern Miss Fall Invitational ... also won four matches to win "C" Division at Seminole Fall Invitational ... finished year with 31-7 record ... was regular in Blazer singles lineup, compiling 14-7 record at No. 5 position ... his 31 singles wins were most in Conference USA.

Personal: Born on March 8, 1988 at Dothan, Ala. ... son of David and Debra Emery ... major is undecided.