Charles Swope
Charles Swope
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Malvern, Pa.
High School: Great Valley
Major: Accounting
  • Three-year letter-winner who has won 34 singles matches and 13 doubles matches in his career
  • Sports a 34-13 career record in singles matches including an 18-3 mark in Landmark Conference play
  • Also holds a 13-4 record in doubles matches for his career while going 4-0 in conference action 
  • Ranks sixth in program history in singles winning percentage (.723) and tied for 11th in career singles wins

Senior Year (2018-19)

  • Won the #3 singles and #2 doubles championships at the King's Fall Invitational

Junior Year (2017-18)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • Posted a 12-3 record in singles matches including a 5-1 mark against Landmark Conference opponents
  • Tied for the 20th most singles wins in a season in program history and tied for the 21st best singles winning percentage (.800)
  • Went 7-2 at #4 singles, 2-1 at #4 singles, 2-0 at #5 singles, and 1-0 at #2 singles
  • Won his last seven singles matches after opening the season with four straight victories
  • Recorded a 10-3 record in doubles competition with a 4-0 mark in Landmark Conference action
  • Tied for the 12th best doubles winning percentage in a season in program history (.769)
  • Logged an 8-2 record at #3 doubles and a 2-1 mark at #2 doubles
  • Won seven of his final eight doubles matches including an 8-0 victory over Juniata at #3 doubles in the Landmark Conference semifinals on May 2 at the Royal Courts

Sophomore Year (2016-17)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • Went 9-6 in singles competition for the year, winning each of his matches in straight sets
  • Was 5-2 in Landmark Conference competition, and had forced a third set in the Landmark semifinals against Goucher before the match was called
  • Captured the first three doubles matches of his career in the Fall, winning all three with partner Brian Harkins in the number three position

Freshman Year (2015-16)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • 2016 Landmark Conference Second Team selection at singles.
  • Started the season off in singles with a 2-4 record, then won his final 11 matches of the year to finish with a 13-4 record overall.
  • Won all 13 matches in straight sets, with only one ending in a tiebreak (vs. Merchant Marine on Apr. 16).
  • Was winning in the Landmark Conference Semifinals in his match against Goucher (7-6 (7-3)) before the match was called.
  • Won all 13 matches in the number six spot in the lineup, helping Scranton win seven matches as a team throughout his winning streak.

Awards/Honors

  • All-Landmark Conference Second Team Selection in singles (2016)
  • Landmark Conference All-Sportsmanship Team (2019)
  • University of Scranton Athlete of the Week (April 23, 2018)
  • Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (2017, 2018, 2019)

High school/personal

  • Son of Keith and Maria Swope