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Zackery Kennedy
Player Profile:
Zackery Kennedy 1921040
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 222
Year: Senior
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.
High School: Westlake
Other College: Clemson


Athletic Honors


  • 2016 Student-Athlete to Watch
  • 2016 All-Conference Singels First Team
  • Sun Blet Player of the Week Feb. 24, 2016


Academic Honors

  • Spring 2015 Athletic Director's Honor Roll

Spring 2016
Competed in 21 of 23 spring matches … Ranked third on the team for singles wins at 12-6 … Had one win over the-No. 111 in the 4-3 loss at then-No. 15 Oklahoma State … Had one match-clinching singles win … Scored the only point for GSU in the 4-1 loss to UT Arlington in the Sun Belt Championship semifinals … Primarily paired with Jack MacFarlane in doubles play at the No. 2 position, but also paired with Joseph Bishop and Andrei Andrukhou … Had an 11-6 doubles record … Record a 6-4 win over the then-No. 48 doubles pair at then-No. 15 Oklahoma State with MacFarlane.

Fall 2015
Competed in three fall tournaments ... Went 4-4 in singles play and 1-4 in doubles play ... Paired with Jack MacFarlane and Sebastian Acuna for doubles matches.

Spring 2015
Competed in all 22 matches ... Earned a 10-11 record at No. 2 singles ... Went 9-8 at No. 1 doubles with Sofiane Chevallier ... Won four of his first six singles matches as a Panther ... Defeated No. 39 Penn’s Jeremy Court in three sets ... Won No. 2 singles match over Sam Williams of No. 63 UNCW ... Owned a four-match win streak in doubles Jan. 24-Feb. 6.

Fall 2014
Finished first semester at Georgia State with an 11-4 singles record ... Won his singles flight at the Wake Forest Fall Invitational ... Paired with Sofiane Chevallier to to go 10-3 in doubles play and advanced to the final in both the Wake Forest Fall Invitational and the Georgia Tech Fall Invitational … Kennedy and Chevallier won final four doubles matches to close out the fall.

Played freshman year at Clemson ... Recorded a 6-1 record in doubles play and a 2-1 record in singles.

Ranked No. 31 nationally and No. 4 in the state of Georgia by as a senior ... Won championships at the U16 Southern Closed and Southern Closed Doubles events.

Born in Atlanta, Ga. on May 15, 1995 ... Son of Samuel and Sandra Kennedy ... Journalism major.

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