Went 32-13 on the season, including 12-9 in dual matches Went 6-5 in the SEC; 11-9 at No. 1 singles for Georgia Team-best 21 wins over ranked opponents Finishes career with an overall record of 104-49 in four seasons at Texas A&M and Georgia Reached the round of 16 in the NCAA singles tournament Overcome a 5-1 deficit in the third set vs. Florida to win, giving Georgia a 4-3 win over the Gators in Gainesville Ranked as high as No. 3 in the singles poll and No. 7 in doubles with Garrett Brasseaux Went 17-2 in singles on the fall season, including 12-1 vs. ranked opponents to lead the team Won two matches at the season-opening Kickoff Classic vs. Boise State in Atlanta Won six matches in a row to capture the 2011 Southern Intercollegiate singles crown on his home courts, including a straight-set victory over third-ranked Eric Quigley of Kentucky in the final Reached finals of ITA All-American Championships in Tulsa Won the consolation draw of the USTA/ITA National Indoor in New York City, including a win over teammate Sadio Doumbia in the finals Named an ITA All-American for the second straight season, both for entering singles tournament ranked in top-16 and for reaching the round of 16 Earned first team All-SEC honors a second team SEC Player of the Week on March 7 Named the ITA Southeast Region Senior Player of the Year on May 14, his second career ITA regional award Final ITA singles ranking of No. 11 Athletic Director's Honor Roll Named to the SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll ITA Scholar-Athlete
Transferred to Georgia for the fall after taking a year off in 2009-10 and playing two seasons at Texas A&M Reached the semifinals of the season-opening Southern Intercollegiates Sept. 24-27 in Athens Defeated Maryland's Tommy Laine 6-4, 6-2 in the consolation draw of the ITA All-America Championships in Tulsa after entering in the qualifying draw Became the 10th Georgia men's tennis player to win the singles crown at the USTA/ITA Southeast Regional, using straight-set scores of 6-4 and 6-2 to defeat 43rd-ranked Clint Bowles of Florida State in the finals to secure a place in the National Indoor tournament in New York City Won a match at the National Indoors Nov. 4-7 at the prestigious Billie Jean King Tennis Center Continued his success in the spring season, going 35-13 in singles and 27-11 in doubles, the team high in both categories Team-best 17 wins over ranked opponents Clinched five matches, including Georgia's 4-3 thriller over Tennessee in the NCAA quarterfinals with a third-set win over JP Smith Participated in the NCAA singles dra SEC Indoor singles champion with a win over No. 2 Eric Quigley of UK Reached as high as No. 12 in singles rankings and finished at No. 14 Voted to the All-SEC First Team Southeast Region Osuna Award recipient for sportsmanship and leadership characteristics Attained All-America status by virtue of finishing in top 20 of final singles poll SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll
SOPHOMORE AT TEXAS A&M (2008-09)
Compiled a 24-12 singles record and finished the season ranked No. 51 Played five matches at No. 2 and 16 matches at No. 3 Was ranked as high as No. 8 in the country in January of 2009 Tallied 10 wins over nationally ranked opponents in leading the Aggies to the NCAA Tournament Round of 16
FRESHMAN AT TEXAS A&M (2007-08)
Joined the team in January 2008 Compiled a 13-11 overall record in singles playing primarily at the No. 2 and No. 3 lines Defeated three nationally-ranked opponents during the season Went 2-4 against Big 12 competition including an upset of No. 34-ranked Ivan Puchkarov of Oklahoma State on March 30 Was ranked as high as No. 90 nationally in singles and No. 55 nationally in doubles with teammate Austin Krajicek Clinched the Oklahoma match for the Aggies Posted the fourth-highest doubles record on the team with a 11-13 overall mark Combined with teammate Mike Beatty for the third-best doubles record on the team with a 5-2 mark at No. 2 doubles in dual match play The duo went an undefeated 3-0 against Big 12 competition They upset the No. 35-ranked doubles team of Miguel Reyes Varela and Luis Diaz Barriga of Texas in the regular season on April 19 and the No. 60-ranked combination of Michael Breler and Sinisa Markovic of Texas Tech in the Big 12 Quarterfinals on April 25 Also teamed up with Austin Krajicek (5-6), Matt Bain (1-3) and Chris Chirico (0-2) Made his collegiate debut against Clemson in the spring season opener on Jan. 25
The second-highest rated player in the class of 2008 by the Tennis Recruiting Network Played for the 2005 USTA Junior Davis Cup Team in Barcelona Spain Won MVP honors for the U.S. Received a wild-card berth into the main draw of the Junior U.S. Open and advanced to the second round in Flushing Meadows, N.Y. Won ITF Grade 5 Championships in Mexico City Also defeated some of the top juniors in the world to win the Pan American ITF Grade 1 Championships in Tulsa, Okla. Was ranked as high as No. 2 nationally in 12's, No. 1 in 14's, No. 8 in 16's and No. 5 in 18's Ranked as high as No. 60 in the ITF Rankings Sportsmanship Award recipient Qualified for the USTA National Clay Courts Boy's 18's at the age of 15 Named Amateur Athlete of the Year by the All Sports Association Placed third at the Super National Hard Court Championships in Kalamazoo, Mich. A 2007 graduate of the Florida Virtual School Member of the Spanish National Honor Society.
William Raymond Spencer III Son of William R. Spencer Jr. and Colleen Spencer Born Sept. 8, 1989 in Santa Rosa Beach, Fla. Has one older sister Blakeley Edgerton (22) who graduated from Bryan College with a degree in political communications Business major at Texas A&M Enjoys reading, playing basketball and hanging out with friends Would like to play professional tennis and start and own a company in the future