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Braxton Bates
Height: 6'0"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Oklahoma City, Okla.
High School: Oklahoma Christian School

FRESHMAN (2013)
Was 5-13 in singles play as a rookie, with a 1-4 Southland Conference record... Won four matches at the No. 5 position... Ended his freshman season by winning five of his last eight matches... Earned his first win, 7-6, 6-1, over Alec Parmenter of Metro State... Swept John Brown's Luke Pasco, 6-0, 6-0... Edged Joseph Bishop of Texas-Pan American, 7-6, 7-6... Had a 6-0, 6-0 win over Oklahoma Baptist's Kolt Byerly... Earned his last win, 6-2, 6-1, over David Gomez of Arkansas-Pine Bluff... Finished with a 4-13 doubles record, earning each of his wins when teamed with Gabriel Kanelopoulos... Went 1-4 in SLC doubles matches, teaming with Kanelopoulos for a victory over Lamar.

HIGH SCHOOL
Played at Oklahoma Christian School for Head Coach Mark Shuck... Was a three-time Regional Champion... Placed 3rd in singles at the State Tournament as a junior... Finished as the State Runner-up in doubles as a freshman... Named All-State in 2012.

PERSONAL
Son of Roddy and Angel Bates... Plans to major in Business Administration and attend law school after graduation... Favorite sports team is the Dallas Cowboys.

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