Height
5'10
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Repentigny, Canada
Major
Management
High School
Georges Vanier HS

2011 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2011 Second-Team All-Louisiana
2010 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2009 SEC Academic Honor Roll

SENIOR SEASON (2010-11)
Notched a 19-16 singles mark and a 17-16 doubles record … Tied for team lead in singles dual-match victories with 13 … Also led the team with 7 SEC singles wins … Anchored Court 6 for the Tigers with a 9-7 record to go along with a 3-3 mark on Court 5 … Teamed with Olivier Borsos on Court 3 in doubles for most of the season … Named a co-team captain by his teammates prior to the season … Earned a 6-6 singles record and a 9-5 doubles mark in the fall … Partnered with Roger Anderson and went 4-0 in doubles competition at the USF Fall Invitational … Earned fourth varsity letter.

JUNIOR SEASON (2009-10)
Tied for one of the team’s highest conference winning percentages at .455 while tallying an overall13-18 singles record and an 11-16 doubles mark … Earned his best record at the No. 3 position at 4-4 … Posted a 4-4 singles record and a 3-5 doubles record in fall … Broke into the ITA rankings at No. 101 (Jan. 5) … Kicked off the fall by capturing the Flight A singles title at the Rice Invitational … Defeated Troy’s Aurelien Tave 6-2, 4-6, 7-5 to move into the round of 32 at the ITA Southern Regional … Earned third varsity letter.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2008-09)
Compiled a 13-17 singles record and a 17-12 mark in doubles …Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll … Defeated Rice’s Sam Garforth-Bles in the first round of the NCAA Tournament 7-5, 6-1 … Appeared in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Rankings at No. 53 with James Cluskey … Went 5-6 in singles and 7-4 in doubles during the fall … Overcame Arkansas’ 14th-ranked duo of Blake Strode and Matt Hogan with Cluskey by an 8-6 mark …Upset 90th-ranked John Peers of Middle Tennessee State in a three-set victory 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 … Earned second varsity letter.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2007-08)
Notched a 17-16 record in singles and 12-8 mark in doubles … Played primarily at the No. 3 spot in the singles lineup … He proved to be a solid asset for the Tigers in the postseason as he garnered singles wins against Tennessee in the SEC Tournament and Drake in the NCAA first round … Compiled a 7-4 record in singles and a 7-3 record in doubles during the fall … His seven fall doubles wins was a team best … Won his first match as a Tiger at the Rice Invitational on Sept. 15, 2007, by knocking off Rice’s Chong Wang, 6-2, 6-4 … Earned first varsity letter.

PRIOR TO LSU
A standout at Georges Vanier High School … Was the 2005 Junior Tennis Player of the Year in Quebec … The No. 1-ranked junior player in Canada …Won a remarkable 13 national and provincial titles and was also a member of the Canadian Junior Davis Cup Team.

PERSONAL
The reputation of LSU athletics and the coaches were the two main factors in why he decided to come to LSU … Has one sibling, Jean-Philippe Gauthier… Majoring in business.

Gauthier ‘s Career Statistics

Singles

Overall

vs. Top 125

Conf. Dual

Year

W

L

Pct.

W

L

Pct.

W

L

Pct.

2007-08

17
16
.515
0
3
.000
0
7
.000

2008-09

13

17

.433

1

0

1.000

3

8

.273

2009-10

13

18

.419

0

3

.000

5

6

.455

2010-11

19

16

.542

1

2

.333

7

4

.636

Totals

62
67
.480
2
8
.200
15
25
.375

Doubles

Overall

vs. Top 60

Conf. Dual

Year

W

L

Pct.

W

L

Pct.

W

L

Pct.

2007-08

12
8
.600
0
2
.000
0
3
.000

2008-09

17

12

.586

1

1

.500

6

4

.600

2009-10

11

16

.407

1

0

1.000

1

6

.143

2010-11

17

16

.515

1

4

.200

4

5

.444

Totals

57
52
.522
3
7
.300
11
18
.379

 

 

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