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Bastian Bornkessel

Bastian Bornkessel
Class: Senior
Height: 5'10"
Hometown: Bochum, NRW, Germany
High School: Lessing-Schule

As a Junior (2011-12)

  • Starter at No. 1 doubles spot
  • Selected as first team America East all-star with teammate Ruben Devos
  • Won final seven doubles matches to end spring, including both matches at America East Championship
  • Advanced to doubles semifinals of ITA Northeast Regional
  • Went 26-14 overall in doubles, 17-10 in duals, including 16-8 record at No. 1
  • Added 11 singles wins, including two wins at Virginia Plus 1 Invitational in fall
  • Named to AD Honor Roll for fall semester after eclipsing 3.3 GPA

As a Sophomore (2010-11)

  • Starter at No. 3 doubles spot
  • Selected as first team America East all-star
  • Won nine matches, including victory against UMBC in America East championship match
  • Also posted key win against nationally-ranked Princeton in fall ECAC Championship semifinals
  • Earned four singles wins
  • Named to America East Commissioner’s Honor Roll for 3.5 or higher GPA

As a Freshman (2009-10)

  • Named second team America East all-conference at No. 3 doubles
  • Doubles standout who posted 18-7 record, primarily at No. 3 spot
  • Went 16-6 in doubles duals, including key wins vs. Penn, Yale and Radford
  • Was 4-0 at No. 2 doubles
  • Posted 7-8 singles record (6-6 in duals)
  • Named to America East Honor Roll for GPA of 3.0 or higher

Before Binghamton

  • Ranked No. 16 in Germany Boys 18s
  • Ranked No. 209 in Europe


  • Parents are Ulrich and Brigitte Bornkessel
  • Majoring in economics

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