Honors and Awards
2012 Team Captain
2012: Played primarily at #6 singles, going 2-4 at #6 and 2-6 overall ... Teamed with Franklin Bowers to earn a 3-9 record at #2 doubles ... Singles wins against Roanoke and Virginia Wesleyan ... Doubes wins vs. Randolph, Virginia Wesleyan, and Lynchburg.
2011: Played one match at #6 singles, easily handling Allan Marrs of Randolph College 6-0, 6-1
2010: Played in two singles and two doubles matches ... Won both #6 singles matches in straight sets (6-0, 6-2; 6-3, 6-2) ... Paired with Franklin Bowers to go 2-0 at #3 doubles (9-8, 8-1).
2009: Played on the H-SC lacrosse team.
High School: Was recruited to H-SC by Lacrosse Head Coach Ray Rostan to play lacrosse after playing for Coach Paul Burke in high school.
Personal: Economics major with a Pre-Med minor ... A Patrick Henry Scholar and multiple time Dean's List honoree ... A Head Resident Advisor ... The President and Founder of the Benjamin Rush Society ... Fellow of the Center for the Study of the Political Economy ... The son of Neal and Amy Polan ... Father, Neal, played football at the University of Maryland.
Little known fact about myself: "I never played competitive tennis before college. I was recruited to play lacrosse in college and place lacrosse at H-SC as a freshman."