Stepped right into the starting line up as a freshman.
Shifted positions throughout the season to finish with a 5-12 overall mark...Played majority of matches in the fourth position where he posted a 4-6 record...Partnered with teammate Sean Daly to build a 5-9 doubles record in the first spot.
Went 8-20 at #1 singles ... spent all season at the #1 slot in doubles, combining with Brian Maher (4-6) and John Borden.
Finished the year with an 8-21 overall singles record ... played mainly at No. 3 singles (4-15) ... was an even 4-4 in tournament play ... mostly slid into #2 doubles slot ... ended year with 7-20 doubles record.
THE BENJAMIN SCHOOL
A six-letter player in high school ... played nos. 1 and 2 ... had 84 wins in high school career ... state individual doubles champion ... earned Youth Leadership of Palm Beach County honors in 2003 ... voted MVP of his team in 2003 ... three-time district champion ... regional individual champion ... ranked as high as 35th in singles and 20th in doubles in the state of Florida ... achieved a national ranking of top 260 in the country in the 16s.
A finance major ... son of Lee and Theresa Chimerakis ... brother Nick played tennis at Notre Dame ... born 12/2/85.
Nicknamed D, D-Nice and Chimmy ... favorite tennis pro is Roger Federer ... admires Lance Armstrong ... lists "Cinderella Man", "Top Gun", and "Braveheart" as his favorite movies ... Tom Cruise is his favorite actor ... enjoys watching "Seinfeld" and "SportsCenter" ... admires musical artists Dave Matthews Band, Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney ... hobbies include sports (skiing, football, basketball, and golf), movies and eating good food ... most memorable tennis moment was winning the state individual doubles title as a junior in high school ... favorite vacation spots are Maui and Beaver Creek ... lists his parents, his brother Nick, Roarke, Richard and Patrick as the people who have had the greatest influence on his tennis career.