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Eric Samuelsson
Eric  Samuelsson

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Ahus, Sweden

High School:
Katrinelund

Last College:
LSU

Height:
6-2

Experience:
TR


11/04/2017

All-UNLV Doubles Final Set For Sunday

Both Rebel duos advance at Easley Classic.

UNLV: A transfer from the SEC who looks to make an immediate impact in the Rebels' lineup this season.

AT LSU: Joined the Tigers prior to the dual season in January 2017 ... Competed mainly on court six ... Clinched the Tigers' match against Ole Miss with a thrilling come-from-behind, 4-6, 7-6(8), 6-4 win against Grey Hamilton ... Recorded eight wins, including wins against opponents from Arkansas, UNO, Jackson State, Ole Miss, Alcorn State Lamar and Hawaii ... Earned seven wins on the doubles court, including two against SEC opponents Tennessee and Texas A&M with partners Rafael Wagner and Agie Moreno.

HIGH SCHOOL: Competed in numerous ITF Futures events ... Has been ranked in the top-three in the 14,16 and 18 age groups in Sweden ... Has a huge upside with all of the tools of the game ... Strong mentality with an aggressive style that should translate well to college.

PERSONAL: Son on Ulf Samuelsson, who played tennis and is a tennis coach ... Has two siblings, an older brother Christian and a younger sister Selma ... Majoring in business.

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