, He was the runner-up at the 2006 U.S. "I think because Jesse's so small and he doesn't want to give any free points, he tries every point 100%. "I've got nothing to lose, so I'll go out there swinging away. Jessie Irvine Biography. In April at the US Men's Clay Court Championships in Houston, Texas, Levine, ranked 289th in doubles in the world, and doubles partner Ryan Sweeting from the Bahamas, ranked 405th in doubles, made it into the draw via wild card, and in the first round defeated 3rd-seeded world doubles # 40 Lucas Arnold Ker and world doubles # 61 Martin Damm, 6–2, 6–4. As a freshman at the University at Florida, Levine went 24-1 (his only loss coming to John Isner in the NCAA quarterfinals) and turned pro after the season. 5 seeded, world # 83 John Isner 6–3, 6–1.  He was trailing 0–5 in the final set when he came back for the win.. 194. Levine enrolled in the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida during the Spring of 2007, and played for the Florida Gators men's tennis team. In November 2007, Levine won his first pro title, the $75,000 Music City Challenger in Nashville, Tennessee, along the way beating world # 109 Robert Kendrick of the US, 7–5, 6–4, # 148 Sam Warburg of the US, 4–6, 6–3, 6–3, and # 170 Dušan Vemić of Serbia, 6–2, 7–5. In June, Levine reached the second round in doubles at the 2010 Wimbledon Championships, but lost in the first round in singles to Feliciano López 6–7(2–7), 6–3, 2–6, 3–6.  Levine currently resides in Boca Raton, Florida.  He was named the SEC Men's Tennis Player of the Week twice in 2007..  On April 28, 2014 Jesse was made an honorary brother of the Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity.. , In the first round of the main Wimbledon draw, in the biggest win of his career Levine upset world # 24 (and former world # 1, and two-time Grand Slam champion) Marat Safin of Russia 6–2, 3–6, 7–6(7–4), 6–4. He received his wild card through a reciprocal agreement with the French Tennis Federation, which granted a men’s main draw wild card into the 2008 French Open to a player designated by the USTA. In June 2008, Recouderc won a singles title at a Challenger-level event in Poland. 6. ... men’s doubles and mixed doubles with Jessie Irvine. • Delic, 26, of Jacksonville, Fla., a former NCAA singles champion, is ranked No.  In May he won all five of his matches, dropping only one set, to win the Bradenton, Florida Challenger event. Cloudflare Ray ID: 5ed8121f9c7ad42f
Performance & security by Cloudflare, Please complete the security check to access. He advanced to the second round of an ATP event in Newport. Tickets for the 2008 US Open can be purchased four ways: 1) at usopen.org; 2) by calling Ticketmaster at 1-866 OPEN-TIX; 3) at all Ticketmaster outlets; or 4) at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center box office.  Levine was named 2007 Southeastern Conference (SEC) Freshman of the Year and was named to the 2007 men's tennis All-SEC first team. " When Levine clinched the win he looked up and pointed into the sky in acknowledgement of his grandmother Lillian Kimmel, who had died three years prior. Age: 31 (22. Irvine, CA 92606-5207. Detailed tennis results of Jessie Irvine, a tennis player from United States of America.  He played his first official tournament as a Canadian in Auckland, where he qualified for the main draw of an ATP tournament for the second straight week.  Levine, along with Dudi Sela, Shahar Pe'er, Sharon Fichman, and Camila Giorgi is one of a number of young Jewish tennis players who are highly ranked. , Levine's elbow problem continued into 2014. Irvine Jessie. US Open: 2R (2005), He attended Boca Prep International School on a soccer scholarship for a year and a half and switched to the University of Miami Online High School, where he was class of 2007. Call 949-724-6400 or email email@example.com with your request. , In 2017, Levine was inducted into the Ottawa Jewish Sports Hall of Fame..  At Wimbledon, he made it to the second round with a five-set victory over Guido Pella in his opening match, before losing to world No.  "I was really nervous", Levine said, "but it was an amazing experience.  The loss broke Levine's 16-match winning streak.
Subscribe to Racquet Sports Industry Racquet Sports Industry. Session 1: August 16 - September 19No group lessons on September 5-7; fees are prorated Get the latest Player Stats on Jessie Irvine including her videos, highlights, and more at the official Women's Tennis Association website.  Twice he and Federer played match sets, both of which Federer won, 6–4.. He finished the year ranked 11th in the USTA boys' 16 division. , Levine had a German Shepherd dog, named "Sarite". Sign in to check out what your friends, family & interests have been capturing & sharing around the world.
 "I think my win the other day against Marat really gave me a confidence booster", he said.  Levine received a main draw wild card for the 2012 Australian Open after winning the USTA's Australian Open Wild Card Playoff.
 He said in 2009 that he at that point considered himself "100% American", saying that if he were to play Davis Cup, it would be for the US. Mon - Thur 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Financial Management and Strategic Planning, Report Short-Term Rentals & Boarding Houses.  Levine was ranked 133rd going into the tournament.
Jesse Levine (born October 15, 1987) is an American-Canadian former professional tennis player. 188. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. He says, 'I'm going to play this game. It's like they're almost on cruise control and then want to play hard when it gets to 4-all or 5-all", Stefanki said. " He also runs everything down. 69 on October 1, 2012. , Still later in November, he began the $50,000 Knoxville Challenger tournament in Tennessee by defeating former US Junior champion Michael McClune, 6–4, 6–1, in the first round, but three rounds later lost to Kevin Kim in the semifinals.
" Levine and Andy Roddick were the only two American men left standing in the tournament, and Levine was also by far the lowest-ranked player left in the men's draw. Search TennisIndustryMag.com He achieved his career-high singles rank of world No. California Sports Surfaces Launches Ultra Performance Series, Har-Tru Offers Tips for Closing Clay Courts for the Winter, Slinger Bag Enters Distribution Deal in Chile, Foot Solutions Partners with Professional Pickleball Association, PHIT America Challenges Sports World to Get Kids More Active, Rome, Ga., to Host 2021-23 Tennis On Campus Southern Championship, Macon Gains 2022 USTA Southern JTT Section Championships, PTR Expands Member Career Services in Partnership with KKW. , At the beginning of 2011, Levine played on the ITF Futures Circuit to improve his ranking. Next match; Tournament Round Start Match H A; No upcoming matches. , He lost in the first round of the Masters 1000 in Indian Wells and Miami.  Levine was scheduled to have surgery in October 2014, either Tommy John surgery or a different surgery to move his ulnar nerve and thus relieve the numbness in his little finger. WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — The USTA today announced that a talented group of Americans consisting of Amer Delic (Jacksonville, Fla.), Brendan Evans (Key Biscayne, Fla.), Scoville Jenkins (Atlanta), Austin Krajicek (Bryan, Texas), Jesse Levine (Boca Raton, Fla.), and Sam Warburg (Sacramento, Calif.), along with two international players, Carsten Ball (Australia) and Laurent Recouderc (France), have been awarded men’s singles main draw wild card entries into the 2008 US Open Tennis Championships, which will be played August 25 - September 7 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y.  He is also good friends with Canadian NHL ice hockey centre Jason Spezza and a big fan of the Ottawa Senators and Miami Dolphins. 24 seed Jarkko Nieminen. Among his strengths as a player are that he is extremely fast and explosive, "quick-footed" with "great feet", "a superb forehand", and what John McEnroe has referred to as "great racket speed"; he is "a hard worker and a natural leader. In 2007, he qualified for the ATP event in Newport and won $75,000 Nashville, Tenn. (as a qualifier) and $50,000 Champaign, Ill. on the USTA Pro Circuit. He reached the second round of the Australian Open in January and followed that by reaching the round of 16 at the ATP event in San Jose. His most significant achievement in doubles was making the finals in the 2009 U.S. Men's Clay Court Championships, losing to the Bryan brothers. He still flew coach Down Under. Jesse Levine (born October 15, 1987) is an American-Canadian former professional tennis player. • Fall 2020 Session Dates. There, Levine played a scrappy match against fellow lefty, No. Rising Star Jessie Levine and USTA Boys' 18s National Champion Austin Krajicek Headline US Open Wild Cards.
In March, he reached the doubles final at the tournament in Sherbrooke. Height, photos & stats of all ATP & WTA players including Jessie Irvine.  "If you believe in yourself anything can happen", said Levine.
Levine qualified for the main draw at Wimbledon 2009, after defeating Australian Samuel Groth 6–4, 6–7(3–7), 7–5, German Dieter Kindlmann 6–2, 6–3, and German Matthias Bachinger 6–2, 7–5, 6–2.  He also reached the second round at Wimbledon. ATP & WTA tennis players at Tennis Explorer offers profiles of the best tennis players and a database of men's and women's tennis players. The 2008 US Open will be held Monday, August 25 through Sunday, September 7. 69 on October 1, 2012.
As a 13-year-old, in 2001 Levine won the U.S. Clay Court 14 Nationals singles championship, and as a 15-year-old he won the USTA boys' 16s doubles championship with his doubles partner. I thought it was one of my college buddies playing a prank on me, but it was for real", Levine said.
They lost to Americans Bob and Mike Bryan, ranked # 1 in the world, in the doubles final, 1–6, 2–6. Jesse Levine (born October 15, 1987) is an American-Canadian former professional tennis player. On this year’s USTA Pro Circuit, he has won two events—$50,000 Carson, Calif., in June and $50,000 Dallas in January—and reached the semifinals at $50,000 Baton Rouge, La. He won the spot by defeating Wayne Odesnik and Kuznetsov in a round-robin tournament format. You may need to download version 2.0 now from the Chrome Web Store. , In July in Newport on the grass courts at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, he beat No.  In the next round he lost, in his first five-set match ever, to Jürgen Melzer 6–4, 2–6, 6–3, 4–6, 1–6. He broke into the top 100, at 96, on August 25.  He was ranked # 3 in singles by the NCAA in the final May 2007 standings, only because he did not have as many matches against ranked opponents as the top two players (Isner and Somdev Devvarman), and he was the only freshman in the top 22. In 2004 he won the Eddie Herr International Boys 18s doubles championship with Michael Shabaz, an Iranian-born Assyrian-American. ... Me, I'm just a little guy running around trying to make every ball. In the finals Levine topped Donald Young (world # 106), 7–6(7–4), 7–6(7–4); he did not lose a set all week, and moved up in the rankings to # 192 in the world. For a complete resource guide as it relates to COVID-19, visit cityofirvine.org/covid19.
The City of Irvine Tennis Program offers year-round lessons for all levels and ages. , Levine started his season in Brisbane where he qualified, but lost in the first round to Alejandro Falla.