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    Rajeev Ram
    Rajeev Ram
    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Carmel, Ind.

    High School:
    Carmel

    Height / Weight:
    6-4 / 180

    Birthdate:
    03/18/1984

    PREPS/JUNIORS:
    ? Regarded as the nation?s top college tennis recruit in 2002
    ? Delayed enrollment at Illinois until second semester in order to continue playing as an amateur in professional tournaments
    ? Played freshman and sophomore years at Carmel (Ind.) High School and earned All-State honors; state singles champion in 1999
    ? Scholar-Athlete selection in ?98 and ?99
    ? 14-under National Claycourt singles champion in 1998
    ? Boys 16-under national champ in 2000
    ? Won 18-under Easter Bowl title in 2001
    ? Earned wild card entry into 2001 U.S. Open as Kalamazoo doubles champ
    ? Represented U.S. at juniors team competition in Japan
    ? Singles champ at Target Cup tournament in Florida
    ? Won a total of nine national titles as a junior (singles and doubles combined)
    ? Participated in all four USTA Juniors grand slam tournaments
    ? Doubles finalist in 2002 Wimbledon juniors competition

    PERSONAL:
    ? Born March 18, 1984, in Englewood, Colo.
    ? Son of Raghav (research scientist) and Sushma (technician) Ram
    ? Hobbies include ping pong and music

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