Quartet of Bears in final singles rankings of 2016-17 season.
Trio of Bears knocked out of NCAA first round Wednesday in Georgia.
Bears begin individual postseason play Wednesday in Athens, Ga.
Bears lose to No. 10 Texas in Round of 16 Thursday in Athens, Ga.
Bears battling familiar foe Thursday in Athens, Ga.
2016 All-Big 12 Singles (Second Team)
2015 Big 12 Newcomer of the Year
2015 All-Big 12 Singles
2016 Academic All-Big 12 (First Team)
Three-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor selection
2016 Fall (Senior): Had 9-5 singles record, while playing in five fall collegiate tournaments...Opened year ranked No. 54 nationally in singles and went 1-1 in Napa Valley Tennis Classic, including win over 48th-ranked Logan Smith of USC...Had 1-1 mark at Southern Intercollegiate Championships...Advanced to round of 16 at ITA All-American Championships with wins over No. 30 Gabriel Friedrich of South Carolina and No. 22 Elliot Orkin of Florida...Produced 1-2 record at Oracle/ITA Masters...Closed singles season with four straight victories to claim Jack Kramer Invitational singles title...Had 3-3 record in doubles play with partner Constantin Frantzen...Reached final of Jack Kramer Invitational, but fell in two sets.
2015-16 (Junior): Named All-Big 12 singles second team selection and helped Baylor reach the NCAA tournament second round for the 15th-straight season...Played exclusively at top two spots in singles lineup...Boasted a 19-10 record in his junior campaign, while racking up a 15-7 mark in dual-match play...Ranked in every ITA singles rankings throughout the season, peaking at No. 56 on March 14 and ended year at No. 84...Held a six-match singles winning streak from Feb. 6 to March 14...Recorded a 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 victory over Oklahoma State's Arjun Kadhe to help BU advance to the Big 12 tournament semifinals for the 19th time...Upset 76th-ranked Marco Nunez of Florida State in straight sets in the NCAA first round for final singles win of the season...Posted an 11-16 doubles record with four different teammates, playing primarily with freshman Tommy Podvinski at the No. 2 spot...Defeated 68th-ranked Adrian Ortiz and Michael Riechmann of Texas for final doubles victory of season... Ranked No. 31 in preseason ITA singles rankings...Competed in Oracle/ITA Masters and advanced to second round in consolation bracket, knocking off No. 14 Ronnie Schneider of North Carolina in straight sets in first round...Paired with Julian Lenz in doubles play, ranked at No. 15 in preseason ITA doubles rankings...Named to fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's honor roll...Earned Academic All-Big 12 first team honors.
2014-15 (Sophomore): Named Big 12 Newcomer of the Year after helping Baylor garner its 13th Big 12 regular season title and NCAA semifinal appearance in 2015...Awarded All-Big 12 Singles honors, playing primarily at No. 3 spot and posted a 18-12 overall singles record in his first collegiate season...Finished at 7-2 in the No. 2 spot and 8-7 at the No. 3 spot...Produced 7-8 record against ranked opponents in 2014-15 season...Lost four of his last five matches in singles play...Produced 6-0, 6-1 victory over Bryant's Luke Lorenz in NCAA first round...Only played five times in doubles and held perfect 5-0 record with two different teammates...Collected three straight doubles matches in conference play...Won 8-6 against No. 29 LSU's Chris Simpson and Justin Butsch to help Baylor advance to NCAA Sweet 16...Earned wild-card berth into NCAA Singles Championships and defeated Virginia's Mitchell Frank, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2, to advance to the second round...Named to spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Prep/Juniors: Attended CNED Rennes for two years, but did not compete in intercollegiate athletics...Ranked as high as No. 670 in ATP world singles rankings and No. 652 in doubles.
Personal: Full name is Maxime Tchoutakian, goes by Max...Born Jan. 3, 1994 in Marseille, France...Son of Evelyne and Richard Tchoutakian...Majoring in marketing.