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    Brian Livingston
    Brian Livingston
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Skokie, Ill.

    High School:
    Niles North

    Last College:
    Northern Illinois

    Height:
    5-11

    02/15/2009

    ITA National Indoors Round 2

    February 14, 2009

    2008-09 Senior
    Enrolled at Illinois in January ... Won his first match as an Illini at No. 6 singles against Ball State ... Carded a 12-4 overall singles record ... Went 3-1 in Big Ten matches ... Saw action at in the bottom-half of the lineup, carded his best success at the 6th position (6-4) ... Finished the season with a 17-10 overall doubles record partnering with six different teammates ... Most success came with partner Dennis Nevolo at No. 3 doubles with a 7-1 record, going 3-0 in Big Ten play.

    At Northern Illinois
    JUNIOR - 2007-08: Named the Mid-American Conference Player of the Year in top position after finishing the season with a singles mark of 24-6 and teaming up with Adam Ford for a doubles mark of 20-8 ... Was named to the MAC All-Tournament squad after earning a pair of victories for the Huskies, including avenging an earlier loss to Western Michigan's Kevin Hayward in the semifinals ... Collected a team-season best 13-match winning streak ... Named the MAC's Men's Tennis Player of the Week after picking up a pair of victories in both singles and doubles action against the University of Wisconsin for the period ending January 27 ... Claimed a 6-3, 6-1 victory over Notre Dame's Stephen Havens at the ITA Midwest Region IV Tennis Tournament ... Teamed with Ford to win the doubles title at the Drake Invitational ... That duo made a Sweet 16 appearance at the ITA Midwest Region IV Tournament after defeating Minnesota's Raoul Schwark and Tobias Wernet (8-6).

    SOPHOMORE - 2006-07: Named First Team All-MAC...Led team with singles record of 23-11, competing in the No. 1 singles position most of the year ... Named MAC player of the Week after defeating back-to-back Big Ten opponents in Nolan Polley of Wisconsin and Bart van Monsjou of Iowa ... Wracked up a six-match winning streak during the spring ... Won Flight "A" Marquette Invitational Title ... Advanced to finals of Drake Fall Invitational.

    FRESHMAN - 2005-2006: Finished the 2005-2006 season with a singles record of 22-13 and a doubles record of 8-6...Selected Mid-American Conference Newcomer of the Year...Earned All-MAC Second Team honors...Started at no. 2 singles then took over the no. 1 spot...Selected as the team's MVP for the 2005-2006 season.

    Juniors/High School
    Selected Most Valuable Player his freshman, sophomore, and junior years...Earned All-State Honors twice...Part of a conference championship team.

    Personal
    Son of Christine and Bruce Livingston ... Born July 8, 1987... Has one brother, Brad ... Enrolled in the U of I M.B.A. program commencing Jan. 2009.

    Career Statistics

    Singles Doubles Season Overall Big Ten Overall Big Ten 2008-09 12-4 3-1 17-10 5-4 Total 12-4 3-1 17-10 5-4

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