Mudge and Bond defeat nationally-ranked opponents
Mudge defeats No. 37 Jason Tahir
Despite the loss, Mudge knocked off his second ranked opponent this season
NC State returns to action Friday, March 13 versus Louisville
Bond and Norenius pick up wins over ranked opponents
2013-14 (Freshman): Posted 26 wins in doubles and seven in singles ... Tied the program record for most victories by a doubles tandem in a spring season with 20 along with Robbie Mudge ... With Mudge, finished the campaign No. 25 in the final ITA doubles rankings ... Advanced to the round of 16 in the NCAA Doubles Championship along with Mudge ... Clinched the doubles point a team-best 10 times with Mudge ... Also, while paired with Mudge won seven matches against nationally ranked opponents, including then-No. 7 Greg Andrews and Alex Lawson in State's upset of Notre Dame ... Won his first seven matches to open the spring season ... Earned his first ACC singles victory against Christian McKean of Boston College.
Prep: Rated as a five-star recruit coming out of Brookhaven Academy for Tennis ... Ranked as the No. 1 prospect in the state of Texas and as high as the 55th-ranked player nationally by Tennis Recruiting Network ... Compiled a 36-20 overall ledger, including a 16-6 mark against four-star recruits ... Awarded a bronze ball at the 2013 USTA Boys 18 Spring Nationals ... Presented sportsmanship award at the 2011 United States Tennis Association (USTA) Super Championship Excellence Tournament.