Szymon Opieczonek
    Szymon  Opieczonek

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Naklow, Poland

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 158


    04/11/2015

    Salukis drop final home match 5-2 against No. 31 Drake

    SIU wraps up the regular season at 6-15 overall and 0-3 in MVC play.

    03/28/2015

    Salukis upset former nationally-ranked DePaul, 4-2, at MTSU Shootout

    The SIU men's tennis team will play conference rival Illinois State University for fifth place on Sunday.

    03/24/2015

    Salukis' efforts fall short against Louisville, dropping match 6-1

    Freshmen duo Ransom Braaten and Daniel Martinez earn their third straight doubles match victory.

    03/21/2015

    Salukis clinch 4-3 win with a third-set tiebreaker in No. 1 singles

    After Alex Pozo's third-set win to tie the match, Jonny Rigby secured the deciding point for SIU in a third-set tiebreaker.

    03/17/2015

    Salukis bounce back with 5-2 win over Eastern Illinois

    SIU will look to earn another win at home on Saturday when they host Northern Illinois at 10 a.m.

    04/07/2012

    Wichita State, 4/7/12

    Men's Tennis vs. Wichita State, 4/7/12

    Freshman Szymon Opieczonek


    2013-14: Went 11-17 overall in singles play, 8-10 in the dual-match season...Finished the season with the second most doubles wins with Jorge Cavero, going 17-11 overall.

    2012-13:Finished singles play with a record of 3-4 and a doubles record of 13-9 with partners Jorge Cavero and Orhan Spahic...Held second most doubles wins in the No. 2 position with Jorge Cavero.

    2011-12: Went 5-10 in singles in the dual-match season (5-16 overall) in his first season as a Saluki, predominately at No. 6 singles...Secured Saluki victory against Bradley on April 21 (W, 4-3) with a 7-6 (5). 1-6, 6-4 victory over BU's Michael Davis at No. 6 singles...Had a team-best 9-7 record in doubles on the dual-match season with partner Orhan Spahic and Nos. 2 and 3 doubles.

    Personal: Majoring in Finance...Son of Yarek and Lidia Opieczonek...Has three sisters: Natalia (20), Agata (14) and Karolina (14).