Stephen Payne
Height: 6'4"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Livonia, Mich.
High School: Livonia Franklin
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  • Given the Hap Sorensen Coaches' Award at the conclusion of the season
  • Recorded a 16-16 mark in doubles, including a team-best 14-9 mark in dual match doubles
  • Went undefeated with Andrew Cahn in No. 2 doubles, recording a 6-0 mark
  • Teamed with Nadin Indre to earn MAC Doubles Team of the Week honors for Jan. 29, 2014


  • Went 10-9 in singles play in his rookie season, including a 9-9 mark in fall tournaments
  • Finished with a 14-17 record in doubles play, including a 9-10 mark in dual matches and a 5-6 mark at No. 2 doubles
  • Won two of his three singles matches at the Northwestern Wildcat Invite, beating opponents from Toledo


  • Named All-State by the Michigan High School Tennis Coaches' Association in 2011-12
  • Recorded an impressive 108-15 record in high school singles play
  • Ranked as the ninth-best tennis recruit in the state of Michigan, and 40th in the Great Lakes region

Personal: Business major, with 3.25 GPA

Payne's Career Statistics

YEAR Doubles Singles Total
2012-13 17-23 10-10 27-33
2013-14 16-16 2-4 18-20
Totals 33-39 12-14 45-53