Ryo Kawai
Height: 6-0
Year: Junior
Hometown: Tokyo, Japan
High School: Kosei Gakuen

2005-06:

  • ranked third on the team in singles wins and first in doubles victories
  • went 2-9 in dual-match play at first singles
  • placed eighth in the ODAC Tournament with a 1-3 record
  • teamed with Mike Muir at first doubles and went 1-3 at the ODAC Tournament and finished eighth overall

2005:  

  • gave the Quakers a strong presence at fourth singles
  • was 3-3 in conference matches
  • finished in fourth place at the ODAC Tournament
  • played second doubles with Mike Muir
  • placed fourth in doubles at conference championships 

Personal:

  • named to Guilford's Fall 2005 Student-Athlete Honor Roll
  • attended Central (VA) H.S. as an exchange student in 2002-03
  • helped the Falcons to the 2003 Shenandoah District title and second in 2003 Virginia State Tennis Championships
  • also ran cross country at Central
  • graduated from Kosei Gakuen H.S
  • developed his game from a Japanese sport called "Soft Tennis"
  • born 1/14/85 in Chiba, Japan
  • son of Jun and Masami Kawai
  • sport management major