Men's Tennis

James Kirkham
James Kirkham
Height: 5-4
Weight: 158
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Melbourne, Australia

2018-19 Season (Freshman) - Kirkham posted a combined six doubles wins during his first season in Banner Elk, teaming up with Harrison Morris and Matt Meluch at No. 2...Kirkham also picked up six singles wins on the year, with one at No. 3 and five at No. 4...He and Harrison Morris teamed up for a 6-2 win against Warren Wilson to open the season, before he and Meluch defeated Milligan 6-2 on Feb. 23...Krikham and Meluch earned a 6-4 win on Mar. 11 against the University of Scranton, before winning three straight against Southern Wesleyan (6-4, Apr. 6), North Greenville (6-2, Apr. 7) and King (Tenn.) (6-2, Apr. 10)...He earned his first career singles win by a score of 8-2 against Warren Wilson on Feb. 9, before picking up wins against Milligan (6-3, 7-6 (9-7), Feb. 23) and Johnson C. Smith (6-1, 6-0, Feb. 24)...He also earned an 8-7 win at Averett on Mar. 4...Picked up a 6-1, 6-2 win over Rossevelt on Mar. 15, before posting a 6-4, 6-4 win over Southern Wesleyan on Apr. 6...After the season, he was named to the Conference Carolinas Fall Presidential Honor Roll.