Melvin Manuel - Men's Tennis - Arkansas Razorbacks

Melvin Manuel

Fr. | 6-0 | 176 | Les Alluets-le-Roi, France | CNED of Rennes

As a Freshman (2020-21) 
Singles Record: 7-11 dual // 1-5 SEC
Doubles Record: 8-7 dual // 5-4 SEC
Opened the season winning seven of his first eight singles matches… Downed Mark Wallner at the No. 6 spot in straight sets, 6-2, 7-5, to help upset No. 3 Tennessee… Teamed with Adrien Burdet to beat No. 48 Billy Rowe/Blake Croyder of UGA, 7-6 (7-5)… The doubles duo of Manuel and Burdet earned three-straight wins in SEC matches against No. 20 Kentucky, LSU, and No. 12 Texas A&M.

As a Freshman (2019-20) 
Singles Record: 6-6 dual // 0-2 SEC
Doubles Record: 7-3 dual // 1-1 SEC
Held a 3-1 singles record at the No. 4 spot … Earned a win over Reid Jarvis (Drake), 6-0, 6-3, in his first appearance as a Razorback … Defeated Rahul Dhokia in straight sets to help the Razorbacks upset No. 5 Baylor (Feb. 1), 4-3 … Ended his singles season with a pair of 6-0, 6-0 straight set wins against Pine-Bluff … Teamed with Jose Dominguez Alonso to lead the Razorbacks in doubles play with a 7-3 record … Finished the season in doubles play with a win over the pairing of Wilson/Slavic from No. 14 Ole Miss.

In high school

Won the region title with club team T.C. Plaisin and was coached by former Mississippi State All-American Christophe Damiens (1991).