Duke Men's Tennis BIO
McCall Career Statistics
ACC Academic Honor Roll (2013, 2014)
Career: Owns one singles title for career (Winthrop Invitational - 2B Draw, 2013)
2014-15: Played to an even 5-5 mark in fall singles while going 5-4 in doubles ... Ended the fall in singles going 1-1 at the USTA/ITA Carolina Regional, grinding out a tough 7-6 (4), 7-6 (2) victory against Furman’s Matt Brown in the opening match ... Went 1-2 at the Battle in the Bay Classic after going 1-1 at the ITA All-American Championship ... Started the fall with a 2-1 mark at the Duke Fab Four Invite ... Claimed the consolation championship in his flight at the Duke Fab Four with a 6-2, 6-3 triumph against Will Juggins of William & Mary ... In doubles, went 1-1 with Bruno Semenzato at the USTA/ITA Carolina Regional and 2-2 with TJ Pura at the Battle in the Bay Classic ... Started the fall with Cale Hammond at the Duke Fab Four and the pair went 2-1 to take third place in their flight.
2013-14: Went 10-10 in singles while notching an 18-7 mark in doubles as a sophomore … Compiled an 8-4 doubles ledger during the dual match season playing primarily at the No. 2 and 3 positions … Teamed with Cale Hammond for a 4-1 record in the No. 3 spot … With TJ Pura, toppled Illinois’ 31st-ranked pair of Alex Jesse and Jared Hiltzik, 6-5 (6) in the No. 3 matchup … Notched a 2-2 mark in ACC play along with Bruno Semenzato … Saw singles action in four dual match contests and two conference matches … Played at the No. 5 singles position against NC Central, cruising to a 6-1, 6-1 victory over Thomas Persico ... Notched a 9-7 singles ledger to go with a 10-3 record in doubles during the fall ... Paired with Hammond to advance to the doubles round of 16 at the ITA Carolina Regional ... Claimed first career singles title at the Winthrop Invitational, winning the 2B draw ... Also at the Winthrop Invitational, teamed with Hammond to reach the doubles semifinals before the tournament was shortened due to weather ... Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll and ITA All-Academic Scholar-Athlete list.
2012-13: Played to an overall 10-7 singles record and a 6-7 ledger in doubles … In the ACC, finished with a 1-1 doubles record … Posted a 4-0 singles record in the dual season and a 2-1 mark in doubles … Clinched first career doubles point with Michael Redlicki at the No. 2 position against NC Central … Teamed with Jason Tahir at the No. 3 doubles position in the first round of the NCAA Championship tournament against Coastal Carolina … Played to a 6-7 singles mark in the fall and a 4-6 ledger in doubles … Claimed first collegiate victory over a ranked opponent against No. 74 Nicholas Sayer of Radford, 7-5, 7-5, in the white draw at the Duke Fab Four Invite … Claimed first collegiate singles win over Alabama’s Carlos Taborga, 6-2, 3-6, 6-1, at the Duke Fab Four Invite … With Josh Levine, earned first doubles victory over James Coxe and Stuart Depaolo of North Carolina, 8-3 … With Fred Saba, reached the semifinals in doubles at the Wake Forest Fall Invite, before falling to 17th-ranked David Hopkins and Amogh Prabhakar of Wake Forest, 9-8 (5) … Reached the quarterfinals in the B singles draw, before falling to UNCW’s Kosta Blank, 6-2, 2-6, 6-4 … Won his draw’s consolation singles final at the USTA Clay Court Invitational at Disney over Sean Bacha of Florida Atlantic, 6-4, 6-2.
Prior to Duke: Rated as high as the third best prospect by TennisRecruiting.net and 16th in the Tennis RPI rankings … Reached an international ranking of No. 132 on the ITF Junior circuit … Singles champion at the ITA Summer Circuit in Azusa Pacific in July 2012 … Singles finalist at the ITA Summer Circuit at Laguna Niguel in July 2012 … Participant in the 2010 U.S. Open juniors … semifinalist in singles at the 2010 USTA Boys 18 International Spring Championships … Quarterfinalist at the 2010 USTA National Clay Court Championships in singles … Singles and doubles champion at the 2009 USTA ITF Junior Circuit-Illinois … Advanced to the singles quarterfinals at the 2009 Easter Bowl … Finalist at the ITF International Hard Court Championships in 2009 in doubles … 2009 ITF Atlanta doubles champion … 2009 ATP Singles Qualifying Wildcard recipient to the SAP Open … Led Brentwood High School to its first CIF Championship in 2009 as a freshman, playing as the No. 1 seed in singles.
Personal: Born Daniel John McCall on Feb. 9, 1993 in San Francisco, Calif… Son of Michael and Abbe McCall … Has one brother, Nick, and one sister, Megan … Lists Andy Roddick and Michael Jordan as his favorite athletes.