Barry MacKay

Barry MacKay
1935 - 2012

Barry MacKay  American Tennis

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Barry MacKay passed away on 15th Jun 2012 aged 76.

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Barry MacKay is a 76 year old American Tennis Player. Born on 31st August, 1935 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, he is famous for 1957 NCAA Men's Singles Tennis Champion for University of Michigan. . His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Barry MacKay is a member of the following lists: Professional tennis players before the Open Era, Sportspeople from Dayton, Ohio and 2012 deaths.

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First Name Barry
Last Name Mackay
Full Name at Birth Barry MacKay
Alternative Name Barry MacKay
Age 76 (age at death) years
Birthday 31st August, 1935
Birthplace Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Died 15th June, 2012
Place of Death San Francisco, California, USA
Height 6' 3" (191 cm)
Weight W
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Nationality American
University University of Michigan
Occupation Text Self (14 credits)
Occupation Tennis
Claim to Fame 1957 NCAA Men's Singles Tennis Champion for University of Michigan.

Barry MacKay (August 31, 1935 – June 15, 2012) was an American tennis player, tournament director and tennis broadcaster. While competing in college for the University of Michigan, he won the singles title at the 1957 NCAA Men's Tennis Championship to clinch the team title for Michigan. He was also a finalist in the 1957 NCAA doubles competition with Dick Potter. He competed on five United States Davis Cup teams from 1956 to 1960 and was a doubles finalist at the U.S. Open in 1958, with Sam Giammalva. He reached the singles semifinals at Wimbledon in 1959, losing to Rod Laver. He was seeded #1 at the French Championships in 1960, and reached the Quarterfinals. He had won the Italian Championships in early May, beating defending champion, Luis Ayala, in five sets. MacKay has twice won the Pacific Coast Championships, now the SAP Open, first in 1959, and again in 1960, when he won ten more tournaments, to earn the No. 1 ranking in the United States. Also in 1960, he won the Bob Hope Award for the Amateur Athlete of the Year.

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US Open 20082008HimselfTV Show
US Open 20072007HimselfTV Movie
ESPN SportsCentury1999Himself (2 episodes, 2001)TV Show

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