2006-07: Competed in 21 singles matches and all nine SoCon duals ... Registered a 14-7 singles record ... Played the No. 2 through No. 5 positions ... Lined up eight times at No. 4 (5-3), seven times at No. 5 (5-2) and five times at No. 3 (3-2) ... Posted SoCon wins over UNC Greensboro, Davidson, The Citadel, Wofford and Georgia Southern ... Also claimed matches over Tennessee Tech, Eastern Kentucky, Wright State, Tennessee-Martin and Jacksonville State ... Had four doubles partners on the year ... Paired with Michael Hangstefer (4-3), Peter Sauska (2-0), Pavel Vostrikov (3-1) and Badr Bouabdellah (6-3) ... Earned a 15-7 overall doubles mark.
2006 Fall: Competed in the main draw at the ITA Southeast Regionals in Lexington, Ky. ... Won a singles qualifying match against Mississippi State player ... Also played main draw doubles with Badr Bouabdellah at the Regionals and defeated a Memphis team
2005-06: Forged a 16-6 singles record with a 7-2 SoCon mark ... Was a perfect 5-0 at No. 4 singles and 11-6 at No. 5 ... Posted singles wins over Morehead State, Eastern Kentucky, Austin Peay State, Murray State, Lipscomb, Alabama A&M, Tennessee-Martin and Gardner-Webb ... Scored conference victories in matches against Wofford, The Citadel, UNC Greensboro, Davidson, Appalachian State ... Had a seven-match win streak ... Doubles play ended with a 6-7 mark ... Went 4-4 with teammate Ryan Fitzgerald, including a 4-3 mark at No. 2 ... Also teamed with Michael Hangstefer and Badr Bouabdellah ... Member of the Dean’s List for the Fall semester.
Transferred to UTC from the University of Oklahoma in the fall of 2005.
UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA: Collected a 3-3 singles record as a freshman at the University of Oklahoma in 2004-05 ... Went 3-1 in doubles matches ... Was undefeated with partner Federico Chavarria in three fall doubles matches ... Coached at Oklahoma by Paul Lockwood.
Attended and played tennis at Sports High School in Braila, Romania ... Graduated in 2004 ... Won Romanian National Championship in 2000 ... Earned spot in Romanian International Junior Championship Finals ... In doubles, placed third twice at Romania’s International Tournament ... Claimed Regional Championships in 1996 and 2000.
Razvan Axente ... Born June 15, 1985 ... Son of Manole and Stela Axente ... Brother, Marian, was a member of UTC’s tennis team in 2003 and 2004 ... Majoring in Psychology.