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Luke Jensen Biography

BIOGRAPHY

Luke B. Jensen (USA)
Age: 38
Birthplace: Grayling, Michigan, USA
Residence: Atlanta, GA
6’2” 200lbs
Plays: Ambidextrious

Career Highlights

  • 1983: H.S. Tennis All-American, Michigan H.S. Tennis State Singles Champion
  • 1984: No. 1 Jr. Singles and Doubles Player in the World (Partner: Patrick McEnroe)
  • 1985: Graduated East Grand Rapids H.S., Reached 2nd round US Open Singles
  • 1986: All-American Singles and Doubles at Univ. of Southern California
    • Major: Marine Biology, Theatre (George Lucas School of the Arts, USC)
  • 1987: All American Singles and Doubles at Univ. of Southern California
    • Turned Professional and ended the year 168 ATP Singles, 160 Doubles Rankings
  • Luke Jensen
    1988-2005:
    • Won 10 doubles titles on ATP Tour
    • Won 1993 French Open with brother Murphy
    • Member of US Davis Cup Team 1991 & 1992
    • Wins over Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi, Ivan Lendl, John McEnroe, Bjorn Borg, Jimmy Connors, Boris Becker, Stefan Edberg, Jim Courier
    • Biggest Singles win - 1986, Agassi, Memphis ATP

Personal
Has worked for ESPN as a tennis analyst since 1994. Has tennis academy for children with special needs. Conducts over 70 charity, seminar and tennis clinics around the world each year. Only player in professional tennis history to play with either hand. Hitting serves right and left handed over 130 MPH. Nickname: Dual Hand Luke.

 


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