|Hometown:||Port Orange, Fla.|
|High School:||Spruce Creek|
|Previous College:||U. of Florida|
2017 All-ODAC Second Team - No. 1 Singles
ODAC Player of the Week (Apr. 18-24, 2017)
ODAC Player of the Week (Apr. 11-17, 2017)
Sophomore (2016-17): Went 9-12 in singles play and 5-16 in doubles action… Went 8-8 at No. 1 singles after transferring in for the spring semester… One of two Marlins to have a winning record in ODAC play (6-4)… Teamed with Joe Holloway at No. 2 doubles for all five of his doubles wins… Won five of six singles matches from April 1 to April 27.
Before VWU: Competed four years of tennis at Spruce Creek High School… Four-time qualifier at FHSAA Championships… All-Area Team in both junior and senior year… Graduated Summa Cum Laude… Ranked as high as 654 nationally in 2015.
Personal: Son of Andy and Rita Gladstone… Has one younger sister, Mira, who also plays tennis… Dad played tennis at Queens College and mom played at the University of South Carolina
Get to Know Paul
- Fan of the New York Giants and tennis player Andy Roddick
- Favorites include the TV show "Family Guy"
- My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "competing"
- If you could spend one day with a famous person from any period, who would it be and why?: "Kei Nishikori, so we could practice our backhands!"
- People might be surprised to know this about me...: "I eat cereal dry"
- It's the year 2030 and I am doing this...: "Enjoying life!"