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Shane LaPorte Athlete Profile

Shane LaPorte

Shane LaPorte
Height: 5-11 Weight: 160 Roster Years: 2004-2005 Hometown: Hermosa Beach, CA


  • Looks up to Pete Sampras and Lance Armstrong
  • Favorite food is sushi
  • Likes to serve and volley
  • Favorite thing about tennis is playing in front of a crowd

Before BYU

  • Has wins among the top 600 players in the world
  • 5th ranked junior in Southern California in 2003
  • Member of the 2003 Junior Davis Cup team
  • Named the Sportsmanship Award winner for 2002 by Southern California Tennis Assositation



Year Singles Doubles
2004-2005 20-11 12-10
Career 20-11 12-10

2004-2005 | Freshman Year

  • Played a large role in his first year
  • Preserved BYU's perfect home record with his big win over Air Force
  • Went 20-11 in singles while teaming up with Chip Hand to post an 12-10 doubles record