2008-09: Saw his season limited to 18 matches due to injury ... went 9-9 overall and played in five of the six flights ... Academic All-America East ... America East Academic Honor Roll ... ITA Scholar-Athlete ... reached the finals of the consolation bracket at the Cornell Invitational ... closed out the season with a pair of wins over opponents from Quinnipiac and Hartford, downing each in straight sets ... finished 7-5 overall in doubles play.
2007-08: Named first team All-America East at No. 3 singles ... it was his second straight all-conference honor ... named to the America East All-Academic team ... America East Scholar Athlete for men's tennis ... America East Commissioner's Honor Roll ... finished the season with a 14-7 overall singles record ... perfect 5-0 as the squad's primary No. 3 player ... started the season by taking the title in his flight at the UConn Invitational with a 6-3, 6-1 win over Peter Luck of Marist (9/30) ... got hot down the stretch in the spring, winning his final six matches ... 3-0 in America East matches ... 8-10 in doubles play ... teamed with Yousef Fassi-Fehri as the team's primary No. 2 team in the spring, going 7-7 overall ... the duo also captured their flight's title at the UConn Invitational with an 8-6 victory over a team from Bucknell (9/30).
2006-07: Second team All-America East at #4 singles ... led all first-year players in singles wins ... finished 15-13 overall ... saw most of his action at #4 singles where he was 7-6 ... was 5-1 at #2 ... went 2-1 at the ECAC matches in the fall ... won his opening match at the ITA Regionals, a 3-6, 7-5, 7-5 win over Alex Vasin of Penn (10/20) ... 2-1 in America East action, picking up victories against Hartford (4/21) and Boston University (4/28) ... 9-16 overall in doubles play ... had the most success with partner Quirijn Van Veen, going 5-3 ... that included a 2-0 mark in #1 doubles ... the pairing was named second team All-America East at #2, going 3-1 in conference play.
High School: A 2002 graduate of Ironi High School in Haifa, Israel.
Personal: Born Ilan Shvartz on born January 12, 1984 in Haifa, Israel ... son of Shlomo and Haya Shvartz ... has two brothers ... a business and economics major.