Nick Chappell

Nick  Chappell


Indianapolis, Ind.

High School:
Indiana University HS




Norrie Earns All-America Honors

The freshman becomes the 22nd Horned Frog to become an All-American.


Duo Moves Into Second Round

TCU had two freshman players win on Wednesday and advance to the Round of 32.


Men's Tennis Ready for NCAA Individuals

Four TCU student-athletes will take part in the singles and doubles championships.


Roditi Named National Coach of the Year

Head Coach David Roditi named Wilson/ITA Coach of the Year.


Heartbreaking Loss Ends Season

The Horned Frogs went down fighting, but lost to No. 1 Oklahoma, 4-3, in the semifinals.


Final Four: TCU vs. Oklahoma

Photos by Brendan Maloney (Waco, Texas)


NCAA Quarterfinal: TCU vs North Carolina

NCAA Quarterfinal: TCU vs North Carolina


NCAA Third Round: TCU vs Wake Forest

NCAA Third Round: TCU vs Wake Forest


NCAA Second Round: TCU vs Tulsa

NCAA Second Round: TCU vs Tulsa


Big 12 Quarterfinals TCU vs OSU: 4/24/15

Big 12 Quarterfinals TCU vs OSU: 4/24/15

2014 All-Big 12 Singles Team
2014 All-Big 12 Doubles Team
2014 Academic All-Big 12 First Team
2013 Big 12 No. 1 Doubles Champion
2013 All-Big 12 Singles Team
2013 All-Big 12 Doubles Team
2013 Academic All-Big 12 First Team
2012 MWC Freshman of the Year
2012 MWC All-Singles Team
2012 Academic All-MWC

Named to the All-Big 12 singles and doubles teams for the second year in a row ... teamed with partner Will Stein for a 16-10 spring record and an overall record of 24-12 ... was ranked in the top 20 of the ITA poll with Stein all season, with the duo reaching a career-high ranking of No. 10 twice ... finished with a final ITA ranking of No. 12 ... participated in the NCAA Doubles Championships ... faced 11 ranked opponents in doubles competition with Stein, with the duo defeating seven ... strung together four straight wins to open the season ... picked up the biggest win of the season with an 8-5 victory over No. 8 Soren Hess-Olesen and Lloyd Glasspool of Texas 8-5 ... won three conference matches, including two over opponents ranked in the top 20 ... went 15-14 in singles action and 21-17 overall during the season ... ranked the entire season and entered the polls ranked No. 83 ... climbed to as high as No. 43 after defeating No. 5 Guillermo Alcorta of No. 3 Oklahoma at the Big 12 Championships 6-2, 7-6(3) ... finished the season ranked No. 52 in the final ITA poll ... defeated five ranked opponents on the season ... posted four straight wins in singles action twice during the spring ... played mainly at No. 1 singles with nine wins, while also going 2-1 at No. 2 singles position ... notched victories over No. 13 Harrison Adams of Texas A&M and No. 61 Jakob Sude of Oklahoma State in the same week.

Went 6-3 in singles and 8-2 in doubles during the fall campaign ... opened doubles competition with partner Will Stein by advancing to the semifinals of the ITA All-American Championships ... first duo to accomplish this feat since current TCU head coach David Roditi and partner Paul Robinson won the event in 1994 ... defeated two opponents ranked in the top 15 on the way to the semifinals ... took down No. 15 B. O'Shaughnessey and Daniil Proskura of Alabama 8-7 (3), before defeating No. 3 Junior Ore and Jackson Withrow 8-6 ... the duo also closed out the fall campaign with five straight wins and the consolation bracket championship at the USTA/ITA Texas Regional ... won four matches in singles at the Championships ... defeated No. 121 Tim Kopinski of Illinois 6-2, 6-7(4), 6-4 ... advanced to the round of 16 at the Regional with wins of Francisco Zambon of Texas Tech and Brandon Davis of Incarnate Word.

Named to the All-Big 12 singles and doubles teams ... excelled in doubles competition with partner Will Stein, as the duo were crowned Big 12 No. 1 doubles champion ... finished No. 42 in the country in the final ITA poll ... finished with an overall record of 18-5 record in doubles action ... defeated four ranked opponents ... the duo defeated No. 27 Francis Alcantara and Finn Tearney 8-5 of Pepperdine for their first and highest ranked victory of the season ... won nine of the last 10 doubles matches of the season ... streak allowed the two to gain 31 spots in the national rankings from April 7 to May 10 ... in singles play, Chappell finished 8-13 ... posted wins over two ranked opponent with a 6-3, 7-5 win over No. 34 Winston Lin of Columbia and a 6-0, 6-3 victory over No. 57 Ben McLachlan of Cal ... received TCU Athlete of the Week honors after knocking off the two-ranked opponents ... ranked as high as No. 92 on April 13 ... finished the spring ranked No. 120 in the country.

Finished 7-5 in singles action ... rebounded from a loss in his first fall singles match to win five straight over Wichita State (Guillermo Nicol), Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (Pietro Jordao), Texas A&M (Alberto Bautista), Rice (Jonathan Chang) and SMU (Gaston Cuadranti), the last four coming at the USTA/ITA Texas Regional Championships in Fort Worth ... those four wins helped him win TCU Athlete of the Week honors ... also made it to the second round of the USTA Futures of Mansfield $15,000, a USTA Pro Circuit Event ... defeated Dmitriy Minkin of Russia (6-4, 6-3) in the event, helping him move up to No. 1212 in the world at the time ... finished the fall season with wins over Dan Davies and Augie Bloom of Princeton at the UT Invitational.

Notched a 14-6 record while playing all of his matches from the No. 1 spot in the lineup ... Closed the year on a four-match winning streak ... In conference play, tallied a 4-1 mark that helped him win Mountain West Freshman of the Year honors ... Climbed as high as No. 84 in the ITA Singles Rankings ... Knocked off three ranked opponents during the season ... Was a 6-3, 40-6, 6-0 winner over No. 68 Japie De Klerk of Tulsa, a 6-4, 6-4 winner over No. 69 James Meredith of Boise State and a 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 winner over No. 120 Matheus Pereira of Wichita State ... Had five wins over players who ended the year among the nation's top-125 players ... Took Georgia's No. 3-ranked Will Spencer to a third-set super tiebreaker in the season's second match ... Had a five-match winning streak that included wins over the top players from No. 49 Alabama, No. 22 Texas Tech and No. 49 Santa Clara ... Scored one of TCU's four points in the Mountain West quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-0 dismantling of UNLV's Rene Ruegamer ... Named Mountain West Player of the Week on Feb. 15 ... Played with multiple different doubles partners during the spring season ... Best mark was a 5-4 ledger with fellow freshman Will Stein ... Opened the season playing with JT Sundling at the No. 1 spot ... That duo had wins over the top duos from Texas A&M Corpus Christi and Alabama ... Chappell and Stein were 8-3 winners over Lawrence Formentera and David Pultr and 9-8 (6) winners over Japie De Klerk and Lucian Gheorghe of Tulsa ... Also added wins over Air Force, SMU and Boise State ... Teammates selected him as the squad's most valuable player.

Notched three wins in his first collegiate tournament during the fall ... Had wins over Ryan Proctor, Tyler Brown and Zach White at the ITA All-American Championships ... Went 2-1 at the USTA/ITA Texas Regionals with wins over Sudanwa Sitiram of Texas and Rafael Pfister of Texas Tech ... Added his final two wins of the fall over Rice's Peter Frank and Texas Tech's Rafael Garcia at the Southwest Conference Shootout.

Has competed in all four junior Grand Slams, reaching the second round of the French Open ... reached as high as No. 3 in the USTA boys U-18 national rankings in 2010 and No. 26 in the International Tennis Federation (ITF) rankings ... his achievements include a doubles title at Kalamazoo in 2009, while reaching the singles finals and also taking the doubles crown at the 2010 Easter Bowl ... led North Central High School to an Indianapolis state title in 2007 ... claimed the 2008 Indiana singles state championship as a sophomore, posting a perfect 25-0 record ... became the first North Central boy's tennis player to capture an individual title for the Panthers since 1998-99 ... recorded an overall record of 45-2 in two seasons of high school tennis ... transferred to Indiana University High School, a distance learning online curriculum, after his sophomore year to allow him the opportunity to travel and play in more tournaments during the school year ... worked with private coach Hector Clavijo at the Indianapolis Racquet Club for nine years.




Overall Tourn. Dual Conf. vs. Nat'l #1
#5 #6
2011-12 21-10 7-4 14-6 4-1 3-7 14-6 -- -- -- -- --
2012-13 15-18 7-5 8-13 2-3 2-8 8-13 -- -- -- -- --
2013-14 21-7 10-5 11-12 1-4 5-13 9-11 2-1 -- -- -- --
2014-15 19-10 7-3 12-7 0-2 6-10 5-5 7-2 -- -- -- --
Career 76-55 31-17 45-38 7-10 16-38 36-35 9-3
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Overall Tourn. Dual Conf. vs. Nat'l #1
2011-12 11-18 2-4 9-14 2-3 0-5 4-5 3-8 2-1
2012-13 18-5 0-0 18-5 4-1 4-2 14-5 4-0 --
2013-14 24-12 12-4 12-8 3-2 7-4 12-8 -- --
2014-15 24-19 12-7 12-12 2-2 8-11 9-12 3-0 --
Career 77-54 26-15 51-39 11-8 19-22 39-30 10-8 2-1

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