Simon Formont
Simon Formont

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Orléans, France

High School:
Lycée Camille Claudel

Height:
6-1

Experience:
HS


02/12/2014

2014 NIU LEaD Huskies Introduced

Unique Program Designed to Identify, Foster Future Leaders

08/08/2013

NIU Named to ITA's All-Academic Team; Three Huskies on All-Scholar Team

Huskies finished the year with 3.23 cumulative GPA

04/21/2013

Huskies Close Regular Season With 4-3 Win at Buffalo

NIU closed the season with a 15-8 record, including a 3-2 mark in conference

04/19/2013

Men's Tennis Closes Regular Season With Big Stakes in Buffalo

Huskies will look to clinch a MAC Tournament berth

04/14/2013

Men's Tennis Rallies Back at Toledo, 6-1

The win evens the Huskies conference record, 2-2

Overall singles (2012-13): 19-13 (.594)

Overall doubles (2012-13):
18-16 (.529)

2013 SPRING:
Finished rookie spring with a 12-1 singles record, including a 7-1 mark at No. 5 ... Was 11-12 in doubles action during the season ... Posted a 4-2 mark with partner Axel Lagerlof at No. 2 doubles ... Held an even 5-5 record at No. 6 ... Posted a 2-2 record in Mid-American Conference matches ... 8-of-12 wins were in straight sets ... Finished 2-0 at No. 3 doubles at the Mid-American Conference Tournament with partner Dor Amir (April 26-27).

2012 FALL:
Led the Huskies in winning percentage with a 7-3 mark (.700) ... Also went 7-3 in doubles ... Claimed flight championship in collegiate debut at the River Forest Collegiate (Sept.15-16) ... Followed up with another flight title at the Drake Invitational, winning all three of his matches to open career 6-0 (Sept. 21-22) ... Won opening qualifying round match at the ITA Midwest Regional, defeating Valparaiso's Eric Honert, 6-3, 6-4 (Oct. 18) ... Went 2-1 in doubles at the Tom Fallon Invitational in doubles with Axel Lagerlof (Oct. 6-7) ... Defeated pairs from both Notre Dame and Michigan State at the tournament.

PERSONAL/MISCELLANEOUS:

Son of Laurent and Nathalie Forrent ... Plans to major in business ... Would like to become a manager after graduation ... Enjoys reading, music video games and movies ... Admires Roger Federer because "he's the greatest tennis player" and Tiger Woods.