Jonny Rigby
    Jonny  Rigby

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Lancashire, England

    High School:
    Winstanley

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 178

    Birthdate:
    07/19/1994


    02/05/2016

    Salukis win dog fight against Huskies

    Junior Wilder Pimentel clinched the win for SIU with his victory at No. 3 Singles

    02/04/2016

    Salukis will face Northern Illinois on Friday

    SIU defeated Northern Illinois last year 4-3

    01/17/2016

    Salukis defeat Mercer 6-1

    With the win, SIU starts the season 2-1 for the first time since 2013

    01/16/2016

    Salukis split opening day matches

    SIU falls to Tennessee 7-0 and defeats Eastern Kentucky 4-3

    01/15/2016

    SIU kicks off dual match season with three weekend matches

    Salukis will play Tennessee, Eastern Kentucky and Mercer

    10/25/2015

    2015 SIU Fall Classic

    The Salukis swept Eastern Illinois at the 2015 SIU Fall Classic.

    2015-16:
    Match-by-Match Stats
    Finished 14-5 overall in the tournament season... Won the Purdue Fall Invitational Flight A Doubles bracket with his partner, Michal Kianicka.

    2014-15:
    Match-by-Match Stats
    Earned a spot on the MVC All-Conference team...Played all singles matches at the No. 1 spot, finishing 13-6...Finished 20-9 overall in singles play...17-10 overall in doubles play...9-3 with doubles partner Michal Kianicka...8-7 with Szymon Opieczonek...ITA All-Academic Team member...Named to the MVC Honor Roll.

    2013-14:
    Match-by-Match Stats
    Finished the season as part of the MVC's only No. 1 undefeated doubles team with Michal Kianicka...Went 22-7 overall, 13-4 in duals and 9-3 in tournaments in doubles play with Kianicka...The duo beat two ranked doubles teams in their 22-7 run...Earned All-Conference at No. 1 doubles...Garnered All-Select team recognition in singles play at No. 1...Finished the season 19-11 overall in singles...Named to the MVC Scholar Athlete first team.

    2012-13:
    Match-by-Match Stats
    Led the team in singles wins with a 17-8 record including a 6-0 finish in conference play... Missouri Valley Conference All-Conference team selection...Held a 10-9 doubles record with partner Badr Cherradi... The duo finished with a 4-1 conference record earning All-Conference accolades at the No. 2 doubles position.

    Prior to SIU: A four-sport athlete in high school and at Winstanley College in badminton, soccer and cross country, in addition to tennis...Played with former world No. 4 player Tim Henman as an eight-year-old in a promotional event...Ranked No. 1 singles player in Lancashire county and the No. 6 singles player in all of England in the under-18 division rankings by LTA/AEGON (Source)...Advanced to the final 16 at Wimbledon in the national "Road to Wimbledon" 14-and-under tournament...Played on the same Lancashire county team with Liam Broady, who is the third ranked junior in the world by the International Tennis Federation.

    Personal: Born July 19, 1994...Son of David and Karen Rigby...His mother Karen is a diagnostic radiographer...Has one sister, Caitlin...His grandfather, Geoff Lyon, was a professional rugby player for the Wigan Warriors of the English Rugby League.

    Saturday, Feb 20
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis Carbondale, Ill. 9:00 AM
    Sunday, Feb 21
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis Carbondale, Ill. 11:00 AM
    Friday, Feb 26
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis Carbondale, Ill. 12:00 PM
    Sunday, Feb 28
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis Carbondale, Ill. 12:00 PM
    Saturday, Mar 5
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis Nashville, Tenn. 10:00 AM
    Friday, Mar 11
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis Jackson, Miss. 9:00 AM
    Men's Tennis Jackson, Miss. 2:00 PM
    Saturday, Mar 12
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis Jackson, Miss. 10:00 AM
    Tuesday, Mar 15
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis Destin, Fla. 2:30 PM
    Thursday, Mar 24
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis St. Louis, Mo. 1:00 PM