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Nika Dolidze
Nika  Dolidze

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Tbilisi, Georgia

High School:
Schiller International School Barcelona

Height:
5-8

Experience:
SO

Major:
Undecided


02/22/2015

No. 27 Penn State Defeats James Madison, 5-2

Nittany Lions sweep doubles, win four singles matches; Host No. 9 Ohio State, No. 50 Princeton next weekend.

02/21/2015

No. 27 Nittany Lions Fall 4-3 at No. 64 Cornell

Penn State wins doubles point, top two singles matches

02/16/2015

No. 22 Penn State Drops Tight Match, 4-2, against No. 13 Cal at ITA National Championships

Nittany Lions earn wins at No. 1 doubles and No. 2, 3 singles

02/15/2015

No. 22 Penn State Drops Match 4-0 against No. 9 Texas at ITA National Championships

Nittany Lions play tight in singles; To take on No. 13 Cal on Sunday

02/07/2015

No. 22 Penn State Falls 4-1 at No. 37 Virginia Tech

Nittany Lions win doubles point; Travel to ITA Team Indoor National Championships on Friday

02/02/2014

2/2/14 Men's Tennis vs. Virginia Tech

2/2/14 Men's Tennis vs. Virginia Tech

01/27/2014

1/26/14 Men's Tennis vs. St. Johns

1/26/14 Men's Tennis vs. St. Johns

Fall 2014: Went 6-6 in singles and 3-5 in doubles, while playing in the Penn Invitational, ITA Atlantic Regional, USTA Clay Court Invitational and William & Mary Invitational... Paired with Michael Reilly at the Penn Invitational, but dropped a 6-3 result against Penn's Jeremy Court and Nicolas Podesta... Split a pair of matches with Christian Lutschaunig at the ITA Atlantic Regional, defeating Old Dominion's Zvonomir Podvinski and Darragh Glavin, 8-5, but falling 8-5 against George Washington's #34 Francisco Dias and Julius Tverijonas... Combined with Tomas Hanzlik to knock off Clemson's Alejandro Auguste and Hunter Harrington, 8-3, at the USTA Clay Court Invitational, but fell 8-6 against Auburn's Petar Tomic and Joseph Van Dooren... Went 1-2 at the William & Mary Invitational while pairing with Lutschaunig as they defeated Old Dominion's Javier Maestre and Podvinski... Went 3-1 at the Penn Invitational, while competing at the No. 1 and No. 3 spots in the lineup in the hidden-dual format, with wins coming against St. Joseph's Renier Moolman, Cornell's Quoc-Daniel Nguyen, and Penn's Marshall Sharp... Split a pair of matches at the regional, defeating William & Mary's Lars de Boer, but dropping a match against Virginia Tech's Florian Nicoud... Knocked off South Alabama's Tuki Jacobs at the USTA Clay Court Invitational... Defeated William & Mary's Will Juggins at the William & Mary Invitational.

2013-14 (Freshman): Dolidze went 3-2 in singles and 1-0 in doubles this spring... Went 10-7 in singles and 3-5 in doubles this fall, while competing at the Navy All-Conference Tournament, UVa Fall Classic, ITA Atlantic Regional, Big Ten Singles Championships and William & Mary Invitational... Earned singles flight honors at the Navy All-Conference Tournament, going 3-0 on the weekend... Dolidze combined with Ramy Labna for an 8-6 win against Bucknell... Dolidze defeated Cleveland State's Matt Ford 6-1, 6-4 on February 2... Dolidze started Penn State's last five matches, all at the No. 6 singles position. Dolidze earned a tough 6-0, 6-7(6), 1-0(10-4) win against #63 Nebraska's Beauregard Treyz... Dolidze clinched the match point for Penn State with his 6-3, 6-3 win against Iowa's Michael Swank.

Junior Career: Dolidze is originally from the country of Georgia. He lived and trained in Barcelona, Spain at the Sanchez Casal Tennis Academy. He attended the Schiller International School Barcelona. Dolidze competed on the ITF Men's Futures Circuit and the ITF Junior's Circuit. He has a career-high ranking in the Top 500 in the ITF Junior World Ranking.

Nittany Lion Career Record

Year Singles Doubles
2013-14 13-9 4-5
2014-15 7-7 4-5
Career 20-16 8-10
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