Grant Sarver
Grant Sarver
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Richmond, Va.
High School: Mills Godwin

As a Junior (2019)

  • All-ODAC Second Team
  • ODAC Player of the Week (April 29)
  • Earned a 6-2 record in singles play, all at the No. 1 flight
  • Won against regionally-ranked opponent from Washington and Lee on April 27 in a 6-1, 2-6, 1-0 (10-4) decision. The win was the first regionally-ranked win in recent memory for an R-MC Tennis player
  • Earned other critical wins against Roanoke, Guilford and Lynchburg
  • Earned five doubles wins with partner Ryan Aud at the No. 1 Doubles flight
  • The duo earned critical wins against Virginia Wesleyan (twice), Randolph and Ferrum

As a Sophomore (2018)

  • ODAC Player of the Week (March 12)
  • Held an overall record of 10-5 and a conference record of 7-3
  • Went 10-3 in singles as the #2 seed for the Yellow Jackets 
  • Swept his matches vs. Emory & Henry (6-0, 6-0) and vs. Penn St-Abington (6-0, 6-0)
  • Tallied an 8-5 overall and 4-4 in the conference with doubles partner Erik Moulton
  • Recorded a 1-0 record with Luke Pratson at the 3# seed in doubles

As a Freshman (2017)

  • Went 12-4 in singles action, including an 8-2 ODAC record
  • Played in both the number 3 and number 2 spots in 2017
  • With partner Baxter Carter, went 8-8 and 5-5 in conference play in the number 1 doubles spot

High School

  • Attended Godwin H.S. where he lettered in tennis all four years
  • Served as the Team Captain (2017)
  • As a junior, he won the Regional Doubles Championship and reached the State Doubles Finals
  • Played in the No. 1 spot for both singles and doubles (2017)
  • Received the Tennis Coaches award his junior and senior year
  • Reached the top 60 in USTA Mid-Atlantic ranking

Personal

  • Son of Susan and Joe Sarver
  • Favorite book is Andre Agassi autobiography
  • Favorite sports team is The Green Bay Packers
  • Favorite sports movie is Angels in the Outfield
  • Favorite food is wings

Grant Sarver hitting a backhand shot