Jonny Rigby
    Jonny  Rigby

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Lancashire, England

    High School:
    Winstanley

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 178

    Birthdate:
    07/19/1994


    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.

    03/23/2015

    Salukis set to take on Louisville and tough competition at the MTSU Shootout

    This week's matches are the last before the Salukis begin conference play next week.

    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.

    03/08/2015

    Salukis come up short, 4-3, against New Orleans Privateers

    Jonny Rigby and Michal Kianicka each continued their win streaks in singles, while the SIU falls to 3-7 on the season.

    2013-14: 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: 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.

    Wednesday, Apr 1
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis Wichita, Kans. L, 7-0
    Saturday, Apr 4
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis Bloomington, Ill. 11:00 AM
    Saturday, Apr 11
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis Carbondale, Ill. 11:00 AM
    Friday, Apr 17
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis St. Louis, Mo. All Day
    Saturday, Apr 18
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis St. Louis, Mo. All Day
    Sunday, Apr 19
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Men's Tennis St. Louis, Mo. All Day