Trojans Emilio Gomez, Yannick Hanfmann, Roberto Quiroz and Ray Sarmiento start singles play in Illinois.
USC men stage a comeback to advance to the NCAA Quarterfinals for the seventh straight season.
No. 4 seeded Trojans head to Illinois for the NCAA Round of 16 and beyond.
Emilio Gomez & Ray Sarmiento land first-team honors.
No. 4 seeded Trojans host the first two rounds of NCAA action this week at Marks Stadium.
2012 USC Men's Tennis Season in Photos
THIS SEASON: Yannick Hanfmann enters his second season at USC.
2011-12 SEASON: Hanfmann had the match-clinching singles wins for the Trojans in both the NCAA Team Championship and the ITA National Team Indoor Championship matches... Finished freshman season ranked No. 51 in the nation in ITA singles and No. 8 in doubles with partner Steve Johnson... Named to All-Pac-12 Second Team and to ITA National Team Indoor All-Tournament Team for No. 5 singles... Won the Sherwood Collegiate Doubles Championship with teammate Steve Johnson... Twice named Pac-12 Player of the Week (Feb. 20, April 16)... Played in NCAA Singles First Round... Went 35-10 overall in singles, going 22-5 in dual matches... Was 12-3 at the No. 5 position... Also played at No. 2 (3-0), No. 3 (2-0) and No. 4 (5-2)... In doubles, was 34-9 overall, going 22-7 in dual matches... Went 19-6 overall with Emilio Gomez with a 12-6 mark at the No. 3 position... Also went 10-2 overall with Steve Johnson, going 7-1 at No. 1... Also was 2-0 with Eric Johnson and 1-0 with Jordi Vives at No. 3... Entered the spring ranked No. 33 in the nation in singles... In the fall, won the SoCal Intercollegiate doubles championship with Gomez... Reached the ITA Southwent Regional semifinals in singles.
HIGH SCHOOL: Hanfmann helped his club team TC Weinheim win its third national league... A singles semifinalist at the Germany Futures... Ranked No. 39 in the German men's rankings... Also ranked 900 in ATP singles... Also played with club teams TC Rüppart and KETV.
PERSONAL: Yannick Hanfman was born Nov. 13, 1991 in Karlsruhe, Germany... Son of Stephen and Karin... Has one sister, Ann-Katrin... Enjoys playing soccer and basketball in his free time... Lists Roger Federe, Andy Murray, Rajon Rondo and Dirk Nowitzki as his biggest sports heroes... Hopes to one day play in a Grand Slam... Would like to travel to Australia... Has not decided on a major.
HANFMANN'S CAREER STATISTICS SINGLES DOUBLES Overall Dual Matches Overall Dual Matches Year W L Pct. W L Pct. W L Pct. W L Pct. 2012 35 10 .778 22 5 .815 34 9 .791 22 7 .759