Men's Tennis
Patrick Bandy - Men's Tennis - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • height 6-4
  • class Sophomore
  • High school St. Xavier

Fall 2008: Won first five doubles matches of collegiate career with two different partners … Advanced to Louisville Invitational doubles final with sophomore Will Beck … Won both singles matches in preseason UK/Hawaii Invitational … Won at least one singles match at each fall tournament … Finished preseason by winning 80 percent of doubles matches … Completed fall with .500 singles record as a rookie.

The Bandy File

First Career Win: 10/3/08 over Wichita State’s Scott McCormick 4-6, 6-3, 6-1 at All-American Championships.
Top Stat: Won first five doubles matches with two different partners to begin fall 2008 season.

Bandy’s UK Stats

Singles Doubles
Year Overall SEC Overall SEC
Fall 2008 7-7 8-2

High School: Ranked as the top recruit in the list of high school seniors in the state of Ohio … Doubles state champion of Ohio as a sophomore in 2006 … Singles state finalist in Ohio during 2007 junior season … Most valuable player on his Ohio State High School Championship team in 2007 … Coached by Russ King … Tennis teams won Ohio state tennis championship his final three years from 2006-08 … Honor roll student.

Personal: Full name is Patrick Michael Bandy … Born Oct. 25, 1989 in Cincinnati, Ohio … Son of Steve and Sheila Beck … Two younger brothers Ryan (17) and Sean (17).

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