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2017-18 Tennis-M Roster

Billy Heckman

Billy Heckman

  • Height
    5-11
  • Class
    Senior
  • Hometown
    Kalamazoo, Mich.
  • High School
    Portage Central

Biography

2017-18: Named team captain.

2016-17: MAC Doubles Player of the Week with Nick Schnobel on Feb. 2 … voted the Team Hap Sorensen Coaches Award …  finished 4-3 in singles …. picked up his first singles win in a Bronco uniform against Wash. U (9/24) … compiled a 19-8 record in doubles play this season, including a 10-3 record in dual matches … finished the season winning six of his last eight doubles matches.

2015-16: Redshirt due to NCAA transfer rules

2013-14 (At Grand Valley State): Earned 2nd Team All-GLIAC honors as the No. 3 singles and doubles player on the team ... compiled a 28-10 singles record, which set the record for most wins in a season in Grand Valley State history ... 10-1 mark against GLIAC opponents ... went 25-12 in doubles matches and 7-3 against GLIAC opponents.

High School: Tallied a 115-13 record over his high school career and was twice a state finalist at Portage Central High School ... as a senior, went 30-2 and advanced to the MHSAA Division 2 state singles championship match ... selected first-team all-state three times and was the fall 2012 MHSAA D2 Mr. Tennis ... Ranked as high as 286th nationally and 35th in the Midwest ... Ranked as the eighth-best high school senior in Michigan by tennisrecruiting.net.

Personal: Majoring in business ... son of Victor and Tammy Heckman.