Kyle Epperson
    blank
    Kyle Epperson

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Greenwood, AR

    High School:
    Greenwood

    Height / Weight:
    5-8 / 150

    Birthdate:
    09/04/1987

    Major:
    Management

    2007-08 (Junior)

    Played just five singles matches during the season, winning one of them ... won the No. 5 match against Evan Jonker of Colorado College, 6-0, 6-2 ... did not play a doubles match.

    2006-07 (Sophomore)

    Played six overall singles matches, winning two of them ... went 1-2 in dual matches, with his victory coming at No. 6 against South Dakota State ... played two doubles matches during the season.

    2005-06 (Freshman)

    Played six dual singles matches during the season ... posted a 4-2 record (3-2 at No. 6, 1-0 at No. 5) ... won his first career match with a 6-0, 6-0 triumph over Ben Scholtz of South Dakota State at No. 5 ... did not play a doubles match during the season.

    Before Air Force

    Four-year letterwinner in tennis ... also lettered two years in track and one in football ... three-time state champion in tennis ... also four-time conference champ and all-state award winner ... trained at Bollettieri Tennis Academy in Bradenton, Fla. ... conference champion in track ... high school tennis coach was Dr. Ken Hamilton.

    Personal

    Born Sept. 4, 1987 ... son of John Epperson and Young Lee, grandparents are Otis and Barbara Epperson ... nickname is Epp ... majoring in management ... would like to attend pilot training following his time at the Academy, then fly fighters or bombers ... completed Operation Air Force at Al Dhafra AFB, United Arab Emirates this past summer ... active in his squadron as an inspector ... hobbies include customizing cars ... also recruited by Texas A&M, TCU, Baylor and Navy ... favorite food is whatever his mom is cooking ... favorite book is The Bible ... favorite TV show is Entourage ... person in history he would most like to meet is Griffin Stuart ... credits his parents with the biggest influence on his sports career ... member of cadet squadron 6.

    Inside Men's Tennis