2012-13 Freshman Season:

Van Der Vyver posted a winning 8-5 overall singles record for the 2012-13 season. He also came out ahead in conference play posting a 2-1 record. Van Der Vyver broke even in doubles play with a 13-13 record. He competed in doubles with teammates Conor Berg, Mads Hegelund, James Hignett, and Jadon Phillips throughout the season.

Prior to UNM:

Van der Vyver is a 2012 graduate from St. Peter's School in Cambridge, New Zealand. He lettered in all four years in tennis under High School Coach Gerrit Steenkamp. He won the New Zealand Nationals his first three years and won the New Zealand Nationals teams event his senior year. In his sophomore and junior year, he was a New Zealand representative at Malaysia and India, respectively.


He is the son of Hermann and Colleen Van der Vyver. His favorite food is bacon and he enjoys cricket, running and listening to music. He has one brother, William. He plans on attending medical school.

Head Coach Alan Dils on Van der Vyver:

"Andy has made huge improvements in his physical fitness over the summer. With his combination of touch and power, he has the ability to be one of our top players over the next couple years."