John Michael Busch Season 2023-24
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2013-14)
Competed in eight dual matches and four tournaments for the Tigers during his redshirt freshman season … Went 4-1 in dual singles matches, which includes wins in straight sets against Liberty, Jackson State and Alcorn State … Finished 3-2 in doubles, which included an 8-1 victory over Elliot Orkin and Maxx Lipmann of then-No. 15 Florida with Chris Simpson on court 2… Competed in the SEC Fall Classic, ITA All-American Qualifier, ITA Southern Regional and Key Biscayne Classic … Finished 2-1 in singles at Key Biscayne after defeating Tyler Gardiner of Michigan and William Ro of Denver … Earned his first varsity letter.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2012-13)
Did not compete in the 2012-13 season … Redshirted the season.
PRIOR TO LSU
Ranked as a three star recruit and the No. 11 prospect in the state of Georgia by the Tennis Recruiting Network … Advanced to the second round of the 2012 USA F4 Futures tournament … Attended The Walker School where his team captured the 2010 state title under the direction of coach Barry Foy.
Born Jan. 16, 1994 in Marietta, Ga. … Full name is John Michael Busch … Goes by John Michael … Son of Jim and Diane Busch … Has one brother, Jimmy, and a sister, Katie … His father, Jim, played football at Vanderbilt and for the Dallas Cowboys … Chose LSU because of his relationship with the coaches … Plans to major in international business.