Nick van Amerom Placed


Date of birth:
Year of grad:



Available Fall 2013



Februari 2013

Country: The Netherlands
Height: 5'71 ft
Weight: 139 lbs
High School: Stedelijk Lyceum Enschede Zuid
Coach: Ad Luttikhuis

Personal and Academic Information

Nick is a 17 years old guy who grew up with a with a big passion for tennis and chose to dedicate and discipline his life to this great sport. Nick loves to play sports and next to tennis he is also a very talented soccer player.  Nick is currently in his senior year of high school. His ambition is to play college tennis in the USA, because it is a great chance for him to get a good education and to play tennis on a high level. Nick is planning on taking his TOEFL test in February of 2013. Upon completion of this test, he will be eligible to compete in the NJCAA.

Athletic Information

Nick moved from Leeuwarden to Enschede to be able to train 18 hours a week at a professional tennis-school. One of his coaches is Ad Luttikhuis, who used to be the coach of Ruxandra Dragomir (21 WTA) and Reamon Sluiter (46 ATP). Once a week Nick receives a private lesson and every day he is working on his fitness and condition. As a result of his move to Enschede, Nick developed himself tremendously the last year.
Nick is a left-handed allround player who plays very aggressive from the baseline. His forehand is a real weapon which he plays with heavy spin. His  backhand is a bit flatter, but also very powerful and aggressive. Besides clay court Nick is also very comfortable on hard court and carpet. The last years Nick has been playing a lot of open tournaments what resulted in a Dutch open ranking of 248. His national junior ranking under 16 is top 30. This summer Nick also played some Tennis Europe Tournaments in Denmark and Spain in which he won the Doubles and a couple of times and he reached the second and third round in the singles. At the moment his Tennis Europe ranking is 531.