University of Iowa Athletics

Matt Clegg

Height -
Class RS Fr.
Hometown Doncaster, England

Spring 2020 — Won first collegiate match at No. 6 singles against Western Michigan’s Arjun Honnappa in straight sets… posted a record of 3-1 at No. 2 doubles and 5-3 at No. 3 doubles before the season was canceled by the Big Ten Conference and NCAA on March 12, due to concerns of coronavirus (COVID-19)… Spring Semester Dean’s List honoree… letterwinner.

Fall 2019 — Partnered with Nikita Snezhko to become first Hawkeye doubles team in 20 years to qualify for the ITA Fall National Championships… Clegg/Snezhko posted a 6-2 record to qualify for the national tournament… Iowa was one of three schools to have two doubles teams in the 32-team bracket… posted a 5-2 record in singles, including a personal-best five-match win streak.

Junior Career — British Tour Ilkley Champion in 2018… U18 Boy’s County Cup Division 1 Champions in 2019… U18 British Nationals Doubles Finalist in 2017 & 2018… U16 British Nationals Doubles Finalist in 2016… U16 British Nationals Singles Semifinalist… ITF Doubles Champion in Liverpool, Dublin, and Malta… ITF Singles Semifinalist in Cyprus, Nottingham, and Dublin… career high ITF Singles Ranking #585.

Personal — Born October 20, 2000… open major… son of Kevin and Nicola Clegg… has one younger brother, Daniel.

Season (Doubles) #1 #2 #3 Big Ten Dual Tourn. Overall Pct.
2019-20 3-1 5-3 8-4 6-4 14-8 .636
Career 3-1 5-3 8-4 6-4 14-8 .636
Season (Singles) #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 Big Ten Dual Tourn. Overall Pct.
2019-20 0-3 1-1 1-4 5-2 6-6 .500
Career 0-3 1-1 1-4 5-2 6-6 .500