Houssam Yassine
Houssam Yassine


Rabat, Morocco

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 182


2009 (JUNIOR):
Played in three singles matches throughout the spring season, finishing with a 2-1 record...two of his three matches went to three sets, including his victory over No. 75 UAB...went 7-3 in singles matches and 3-3 in doubles play in the fall...won five consecutive singles matches during the month of September...advanced to the Flight B semifinals at the HEB Baylor Invitational...went 2-1 with Creighton Blanchard in doubles to reach the quarterfinals at the Crimson Tide Fall Championships...all three singles losses were decided in three sets.

Posted a 16-9 overall singles record and a 9-4 doubles record...played in eight dual matches for the Tide, mainly at No. 6 singles and recorded a 4-4 mark.

2006 (FRESHMAN):
Played in 11 singles matches and two conference matches as a freshman...won his only match from the No. 4 slot...beat Diego Pazsoldan of Jacksonville State, 6-3, 6-2, to pick up his first indoor win of his tennis career...clinched one match for the Tide this season over Samford with a win from the No. 5 slot...played in two singles matches and one doubles match at the SEC Indoor tournament in Baton Rouge, La....joined Alabama in January for the spring semester.

2005 Moroccan National Champion...won the 2006 African Juniors Championships...led Morocco to the 2006 African juniors team title.

Born on August 27, 1988...son ofMoulay and Ouafae Yassine...has one brother, Ilyas, and one sister Aya.