Jasper de Koning is a Dutch/American (Florida-born), right-handed tennis player interested in joining a college tennis team starting in the Fall of 2020. He wants to join a college team to get the most out of his tennis and academic careers on a competitive level. His anticipated graduation date is in June, 2020.
Jasper is a solid player who is quick around the court. He reads the game well and is known for his mental toughness in long matches. In the US, he’d like to work on using his forehand as a weapon and improving his net game.
Although Jasper has not competed internationally, he has done well on the national and regional levels, reaching the semifinals and finals of category 4 and 5 tournaments. He has also competed in the first division of the regional men’s league. Besides being a competitive tennis player, Jasper is an outstanding student. He attends the highest level of Dutch secondary education (VWO), and his GPA ranks him among the top 5% in the country. Since Jasper’s mom is American, he speaks fluent English.