Georgy Batrakov Athlete Profile

Georgy Batrakov

Height: 6-1 Weight: 150 Roster Years: 2008-2012 Hometown: Yaroslavl, Russia Last School: High School #4

Personal

  • Son of Olga and Anatoly Batrakov
  • Has one brother

Before BYU

  • Played under Anatoly Batrakov
  • Master of Sports
  • Made it to the quarterfinal round in singles and semifinal round in doubles at the National Championship

Stats

Year Singles Doubles
2008-09 22-23 15-16
2009-10 32-7 25-10
2010-11 22-3 21-6
2011-12 22-11 26-9
Career 98-34 87-41

            


2008-2009 | Freshman Year

  • Racked up seven wins and four losses during the fall
  • Teamed up with Thomas Shubert to earn a place in the quarterfinals of the So Cal Tournament
  • Received Mountain West Conference player of the week honors for his performance against Utah State and Weber State to start the season
  • Finished the spring with a 15-9 record after playing most of the season at the Nos. 4 and 5 position

2009-2010 | Sophomore Year

  • Teamed up with Thomas Shubert to make it to the doubles semifinals at the Utah Fall Tennis Classic
  • Advanced to the semifinals of the Boise State Fall Classic in singles after defeating the tournament's No. 1 seed
  • Also competed in the doubles quarterfinal of the same tournament
  • Advanced to the singles semifinals at the ITA Mountain Region Championship in singles and the Round of 16 in doubles with Daniel Hwang
  • Was the first Cougar to record over 30 singles wins since 1990
  • Earned Player of the Week honors for the second time in his career after going 4-0 against Denver and Drake
  • Went on a six-match win streak in the middle of the season
  • Notched a team best 15-4 doubles record with Daniel Hwang
  • The duo now rank among BYU's top 10 for doubles victories in a single season

2010-2011 | Junior Year

  • In fall play, put up one win and one loss
  • Made it to the finals of the Utah Invitational with doubles partner Tyler Loong
  • Earned MWC Player of the Week honors for performances against No. 46 Indiana and No. 52 San Diego State
  • Secured BYU's win against Nevada with his victory against Victor Ouvrard on Court 2
  • Received MWC Player of the Week honors for his performance in the H. E. B. Tournament of Champions and for helping his team sweep No. 52 DePaul, No. 45 Maryland and No. 54 Texas A&M C.C.
  • Went on a 17-match singles winning streak and 11-match doubles winning streak during regular season play
  • Went undefeated in singles in conference play
  • Earned MWC Player of the Week accolades for his performances against TCU during conference play and in the MWC Championships final
  • Named to All-MWC singles and doubles teams
  • Broke BYU's record for season winning percentage with a .880
  • Finished the season No. 7 in singles in the Mountain Region and No. 3 in doubles with Thomas Shubert

2011-2012 | Senior Year

  • Ranked the 91st singles player nationally in the preseason
  • In fall play, put up a 9-3 record
  • Reached the Round of 16 in the main draw of the ITA All-American Championships, a feat that has not been done by a Cougars since 2002
  • Advanced to the doubles semifinals of the Southern California Intercollegiate Championships with Patrick Kawka but did not compete due to BYU's policy of not playing on Sunday
  • Started the spring season ranked No. 43 nationally
  • Defeated No. 80 Wessim Derbel of Nevada, 6-4, 6-3, on Feb. 17, defeated No. 133 Kyle Dandan of No. 34 Santa Clara March 23, defeated No. 20 Finn Tearney of No. 7 Pepperdine April 21 at the No. 1 singles position
  • Had a seven match and eight match win streak seperated by one loss with No. 1 doubles partner Patrick Kawka
  • Defeated No. 6 Alex Llompart and Finn Tearney of No. 7 Pepperdine with Kawka April 21
  • Named to the All-WCC First Team Singles and All-WCC Second Team Doubles
  • Was nationally ranked the entire season
  • FInished the season 22-11 in singles and 26-9 in doubles