Lex Hester
Lex Hester
Full Name:  Lewis Hester


FSU Career
Tennis
Year  Hgt  Wgt  Cl  Ltr  Hometown
1956  5-8  145  Fr   *   Neptune Beach                           
1957  5-8  145  So   *   Neptune Beach                           
1958  5-8  150  Jr   *   Neptune Beach                           
1959  5-8  150  Sr   *   Neptune Beach                           


Comments
Tennis athlete from Neptune Beach...four-year letterman...No. 1 player on the team for his last three years...the records are incomplete but with the information I have his career record is 28-20.


FSU Statistics
Tennis
Singles Results
      Highest   vs          3    Fall/Spring
Year    Rank   Rank  ACC   Sets  Tournaments   1     2     3     4     5     6    NCAA Total
---- -------- ----- ----- -----  ----------- ----- ----- ----- ----- ----- ----- ----- -----
1956                        1-0                            5-1                           5-1
1957                        4-1                4-5                                       4-5
1958                        4-1                8-8                                 1-0   9-8
1959                        0-1                8-6   2-0                                10-6
Tot                         9-3               20-19  2-0   5-1                     1-0  28-20

Doubles Results Highest vs Tie Fall/Spring Partner Year Rank Rank ACC Break Tournaments 1 2 3 NCAA Total --------------------------- ---- ------- ----- ----- ----- ----------- ----- ----- ----- ----- ----- Fred Serrett 1956 1-0 1-0 Jim Maddock 1956 0-1 0-1 Sunny Sellers 1956 0-1 0-1 Sunny Sellers 1957 1-2 1-2 Bill Counts 1957 0-1 0-1 Jackie Crew 1957 0-1 1-2 1-2 Jim Berry 1958 1-1 1-1 Russ Rolinger 1958 1-1 1-0 3-4 4-4 Howard Levy 1958 0-1 1-2 1-2 Frank Bryan 1959 0-3 3-8 3-8 Fred Serrett 1959 0-3 0-1 0-4 Totals 1-6 3-11 4-4 5-11 12-26
Singles Opp Date Rank Rank Pos Opponent School W-L Score Record ---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- --- -------------------- ------ 03/19/1956 3 Hans Polte OHIO STATE W 7-5, 6-1 1- 0 03/22/1956 3 Jim Jarrett SOUTHERN ILLINOIS W 6-0, 8-6 2- 0 03/27/1956 3 Al Harum MIAMI L 6-0, 6-1 2- 1 03/29/1956 3 Fryman INDIANA W 6-1, 5-7, 6-4 3- 1 04/21/1956 3 Hays FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL W 6-0, 6-4 4- 1 04/28/1956 3 Lash MERCER W 6-3, 6-2 5- 1 03/22/1957 1 Buddy Moore MERCER W 3-6, 6-2, 6-4 6- 1 03/23/1957 1 Robert Nichols GEORGIA TECH W 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 7- 1 03/27/1957 1 Leif Beck DUKE L 6-0, 4-6, 6-3 7- 2 03/30/1957 1 Dick Leslie FLORIDA L 6-3, 6-1 7- 3 04/03/1957 1 MURRAY STATE L 7- 4 04/13/1957 1 Johann Kupfenburger MIAMI L 6-0, 6-0 7- 5 04/17/1957 1 Jerry Parachute INDIANA L 6-0, 7-5 7- 6 04/18/1957 1 Dick Leslie FLORIDA W 7-5, 2-6, 6-4 8- 6 04/27/1957 1 Schulman EMORY W 6-0, 5-7, 6-4 9- 6 03/19/1958 1 John Foster GEORGIA W 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 10- 6 03/22/1958 1 Neeley GEORGIA TECH L 6-3, 6-1 10- 7 03/27/1958 1 Bill Bisard MICHIGAN STATE W 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 11- 7 03/28/1958 1 Tom Gillespie JACKSONVILLE STATE W 6-1, 6-2 12- 7 03/31/1958 1 Don McDougal HOWARD W 6-1, 6-4 13- 7 04/02/1958 1 Jerry Parchute INDIANA L 6-3, 6-4 13- 8 04/03/1958 1 Dave Shaw FLORIDA L 6-4, 4-6, 8-6 13- 9 04/04/1958 1 Ivan Salas MISSISSIPPI STATE W 2-6, 6-4, 6-3 14- 9 04/05/1958 1 Tom Robinson LOUISIANA STATE L 6-2, 6-3 14-10 04/08/1958 1 Jose Oschoa ROLLINS COLLEGE L 7-5, 6-2 14-11 04/10/1958 1 Dave Shaw FLORIDA L 6-4, 7-5 14-12 04/12/1958 1 Sam Daniel MERCER W 6-2, 6-0 15-12 04/19/1958 1 Tim Catlin STETSON W 6-4, 6-8, 6-1 16-12 04/24/1958 1 John Foster GEORGIA L 6-3, 6-1 16-13 04/25/1958 1 Ned Neely GEORGIA TECH L 6-3, 6-0 16-14 04/26/1958 1 Tommy Johnson MERCER W 7-5, 6-2 17-14 06/18/1958 N William Petrick INDIANA W 1-6, 6-0, 10-8 18-14 03/14/1959 1 Buddy Gomez LOUISIANA STATE L 6-1, 8-6 18-15 03/17/1959 1 John Foster GEORGIA L 6-2, 6-3 18-16 03/19/1959 1 Jerry Moss MIAMI L 6-1, 6-2 18-17 03/23/1959 2 Bob Nichols GEORGIA TECH W 6-3, 6-4 19-17 03/24/1959 1 Jim Jewett SOUTHERN ILLINOIS W 6-0, 6-4 20-17 03/25/1959 1 Dane Healey MINNESOTA W 6-4, 6-4 21-17 03/26/1959 1 Dave Shaw FLORIDA W 6-4, 6-4 22-17 03/28/1959 1 Bill Hotchkiss MICHIGAN STATE W 6-2, 6-1 23-17 03/30/1959 1 Michael Field INDIANA L 8-10, 6-3, 4-1 def 23-18 03/31/1959 2 Jack Fitzpatrick INDIANA W 6-2, 6-1 24-18 04/03/1959 1 Don McDougal HOWARD W 6-2, 6-0 25-18 04/04/1959 1 Dave Shaw FLORIDA L 6-0, 6-2 25-19 04/17/1959 1 Tom Mickler JACKSONVILLE W 9-7, 6-0 26-19 04/25/1959 1 Jerry Glade PENSACOLA NAS W 6-0, 6-1 27-19 05/02/1959 1 Ned Neely GEORGIA TECH L 8-6, 7-5 27-20 05/07/1959 1 Tim Catlin STETSON W 6-3, 6-0 28-20
Doubles Opp Date Rank Rank Pos Partner Opponent School W-L Score Record ---------- ---- ---- --- ------------------------- ---------------------------------------- -------------------- --- -------------------- ------ 03/27/1956 3 Jim Maddock Donnadieu/D. Harum MIAMI L 6-1, 6-0 0- 1 03/29/1956 3 Sunny Sellers Dentice/Dillman INDIANA L 6-4, 6-3 0- 2 04/21/1956 2 Fred Serrett Hays/Nebuth FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL W 6-4, 6-4 1- 2 03/22/1957 3 Jackie Crew Sam Daniel/Tommy Johnson MERCER W 6-1, 6-2 2- 2 03/23/1957 3 Jackie Crew Sam Fleming/John Howard GEORGIA TECH L 4-6, 6-2, 6-4 2- 3 03/27/1957 3 Sunny Sellers Bob Lawrence/Jack Williams DUKE dnf dnf 2- 3 03/30/1957 3 Bill Counts Joe Heyck/Prange FLORIDA L 6-4, 6-3 2- 4 04/13/1957 2 Sunny Sellers Johann Kupfenburger/Dick Walsh MIAMI L 8-6, 6-4 2- 5 04/17/1957 2 Sunny Sellers Ken Dillman/Bob Grey INDIANA L 6-3, 6-3 2- 6 04/18/1957 3 Jackie Crew Guzman-Perry/Hugh Waters FLORIDA L 6-1, 6-1 2- 7 04/27/1957 2 Sunny Sellers McCord/Skolnick EMORY W 7-5, 9-7 3- 7 03/19/1958 3 Howard Levy Richard Courts/Don Hartsfield GEORGIA W 6-3, 7-5 4- 7 03/22/1958 3 Howard Levy Averback/Mahaffy GEORGIA TECH L 9-7, 6-2 4- 8 03/27/1958 3 Howard Levy Bill Hotchkiss/Bob Sassack MICHIGAN STATE L 4-6, 6-0, 6-4 4- 9 03/31/1958 3 Russ Rolinger Don Evans/Gene Jones HOWARD W 6-1, 6-2 5- 9 04/02/1958 3 Russ Rolinger Jack Fitzpatrick/Harry Garnett INDIANA W 6-3, 6-3 6- 9 04/03/1958 3 Russ Rolinger Henry Cleare/John Sellers FLORIDA L 8-6, 7-5 6-10 04/04/1958 3 Russ Rolinger Johnny Davis/Tommy West MISSISSIPPI STATE W 6-1, 6-1 7-10 04/08/1958 3 Russ Rolinger Phil Lubetkin/Steve Mandel ROLLINS COLLEGE L 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 7-11 04/10/1958 3 Russ Rolinger Henry Cleare/John Sellers FLORIDA L 6-4, 6-4 7-12 04/19/1958 2 Russ Rolinger Tim Catlin/Bob Thompson STETSON W 6-3, 6-8, 6-2 8-12 04/24/1958 3 Russ Rolinger Dudley Baird/Richard Courts GEORGIA L 6-3, 6-2 8-13 04/25/1958 2 Jim Berry Sam Fleming/Ned Neely GEORGIA TECH L 6-1, 6-0 8-14 04/26/1958 2 Jim Berry Bernard Garwood/George Thompson MERCER W 6-1, 6-1 9-14 03/14/1959 1 Fred Serrett Buddy Gomez/Larry Hammett LOUISIANA STATE L 8-3 9-15 03/17/1959 1 Fred Serrett Lindsey Hopkins/Al Thompson GEORGIA L 6-1, 6-2 9-16 03/19/1959 1 Fred Serrett John Capell/Jerry Moss MIAMI L 6-2, 6-1 9-17 03/23/1959 2 Fred Serrett Paul Metz/Bob Nichols GEORGIA TECH L 6-0, 6-1 9-18 03/24/1959 1 Frank Bryan Jim Jewett/Ron Underwood SOUTHERN ILLINOIS L 6-4, 8-6 9-19 03/25/1959 1 Frank Bryan Dane Healey/Don Hendrickson MINNESOTA L 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 9-20 03/26/1959 1 Frank Bryan Merrill Hay/Roy Lang FLORIDA L 6-2, 6-2 9-21 03/28/1959 1 Frank Bryan Bill Hotchkiss/Doug Smith MICHIGAN STATE W 6-4, 6-2 10-21 03/30/1959 1 Frank Bryan Michael Field/Jack Fitzpatrick INDIANA L 6-2, 7-5 10-22 03/31/1959 1 Frank Bryan Dean Dixon/Harry Garnette INDIANA W 6-4, 6-3 11-22 04/03/1959 1 Frank Bryan Carleton Cook/Don McDougal HOWARD L 9-7, 4-6, 8-6 11-23 04/04/1959 1 Frank Bryan Lynn Fry/Dave Shaw FLORIDA L 6-0, 6-4 11-24 04/25/1959 1 Frank Bryan Frank Millner/Mike Tierney PENSACOLA NAS L 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 11-25 05/02/1959 1 Frank Bryan Ned Neely/Harry Thompson GEORGIA TECH L 6-1, 7-5 11-26 05/07/1959 1 Frank Bryan Tim Catlin/Joe Hammond STETSON W 6-4, 6-1 12-26