Orhan Spahic
    Orhan Spahic


    Sarajevo, Bosnia

    High School:
    Druga Gimnazija

    Height / Weight:
    6-6 / 215



    Saluki men's and women's tennis teams earn ITA All-Academic distinction, land eight Scholar-Athletes

    This is the fifth consecutive season the men's team has been honored and the fourth straight year for the women.


    Salukis come up short against No. 28 Drake

    Southern Illinois battled its MVC foe Saturday in its final home match of the season.


    Salukis defeat Vincennes, 6-1

    Southern Illinois puts away perennial powerhouse with ease Saturday.


    Salukis Open Spring Season at MVC Individuals

    SIU look for its first title since 2009.


    Men's Tennis wins 12 matches at MTSU Shootout

    The Salukis begin their fall season claiming 12 match wins in weekend tournament.


    Wichita State, 4/7/12

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

    Junior Orhan Spahic

    2012-2013: Finished with an overall record of 2-3 in singles play and 3-4 in doubles play with partners Szymon Opieczonek and Brandon Florez...Intercollegiate Tennis Associate Scholar-Athlete selection.

    2011-2012: Named to the 2012 MVC Scholar-Athlete team with a 3.9 GPA...Posted a 9-7 doubles record in the dual-match season with partner Szymon Opieczonek at the second (4-5) and third positions (5-2).

    2010-11: Posted a 9-9 singles record in his sophomore year at SIU...Went 6-5 at No. 6, 2-4 at No. 5 and 1-0 at No. 5...In doubles, Spahic notched a 10-6 record with partners Falk De Beenhouwer (6-2) and Jordan Snyder (4-4)...Began the season with a five match winning streak in doubles with partner Falk De Beenhouwer...Was named to the 2011 MVC Men's Tennis Scholar Athlete Team after posting a 3.93 cumulative GPA.

    2009-10: Led all SIU freshmen in singles wins after garnering a 7-11 record...Went 4-2 in No. 5 singles...Notched a 6-12 overall doubles record with five different partners - Falk De Beenhouwer, Chikara Kidera, Anton Leonenko, Mpilo Migogo, and Jordan Snyder.

    High School: Attended the prestigious Druga Gimnazija in Sarajevo...Ranked No. 2 in the Boys 18 bracket in Bosnia...Was a runner up at the Bosnian Boys 18 National Indoor Championships.

    Personal: Born on Dec. 3, 1990 in Sarajevo...Majoring in finance...Son of Salem and Mevlida Spahic...Has two siblings in Bosnia.