Joran Vliegan is the 23rd-ranked singles player in the country
Vliegen headed to the semifinals in singles competition; Doubles unit headed to quarters
Joran Vliegen and Colin Roller advance in doubles main draw
Joran Vliegen and Colin Roller make school history
Colin Roller joins Vliegen to get the program's first final ITA doubles ranking
Coach Heinchon on Colin Roller: "Colin's doubles play was an integral part of our success last spring. We will continue to rely on his doubles play, but also look for him to take on more of a leadership role in singles."
Fall 2013: Teamed with Joran Vliegen to compile a 6-2 doubles record ... Advance to the round of 16 at the ITA All-American Doubles Championships ... Won all three of their doubles matches at the ECU Fall Shootout ... Won two matches at the ITA Carolina Region Doubles Championships to reach the quarterfinals ... Posted a 3-1 singles record ... Claimed two wins at ECU Fall Shootout and split a pair of matches at the ITA Carolina Region Championships.
As A Freshman (2012-13): One of the first two players in school history to receive an invitation to the NCAA Championships, competing with junior Joran Vliegen in the doubles tournament ... First-Team All-Conference USA in doubles ... Teamed with Vliegen for a 17-0 doubles dual match record ... Tandem finished at No. 64 in the ITA doubles rankings ... Suffered their only loss of the spring in the first round of the NCAA Championships to 10th-ranked Georgia Tech duo ... Posted and 11-7 singles mark during dual match play ... Compiled a 6-2 record at the No. 6 position and a 5-4 ledger at No. 5 ... Opened the season by winning 11 of his first 14 matches ... Ten of his 11 victories were in straight sets ... Compiled an 8-2 singles record and a 7-2 doubles mark with Vliegen during the fall ... Grey Flight Champion at the "Big Jim" Russell Invitational ... Unbeaten in doubles play at the "Big Jim" Russell Invitational ... ECU Fall Shootout Flight C Champion ... Teamed with Vliegen to finish second in the A1 Doubles Flight at the Elon Invitational.
High School: Four-year letterman at Land O'Lakes High School for coach Jasalyn Gerazounis... Helped team win three district championships ... Led high school to a regional championship as a sophomore ... Advanced to the state individual championship semifinals as junior and senior ... Four-time singles and doubles district champion ... Compiled a 58-6 singles record during his four-year career and a doubles record of 59-5 ... Served as team captain.
Personal: Full name is Colin Joseph Roller ... Son of Bob and Felicia Roller ... Born June 9, 1994 ... Has an older brother, Justin (21) ... Intended academic major is business.