Hayden Sabatka
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 177
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Denver, Colo.
High School: Insight School of Colorado
Experience: High School

Prior to UNM:

Hayden Sabatka is a graduate of the Insight School of Colorado. He claimed the Class 5A No. 1 singles state title during his junior and senior year (2011 and 2012) of high school. Sabatka went his entire junior and senior year without losing a single match. He finished in third place in the state championship during his freshman and sophomore year. Sabatka was named the Denver Post Player of the Year in 2011 and 2012. He was also named to the Colorado Community Media All-Star tennis team in singles in 2012. His four year high school-tennis record is 82 wins, 3 losses. Sabatka's best national ranking in the USTA 18's category was 41 and he was ranked No. 1 the entire year in the Intermountain Section. The Tennis Recruiting Network ranked Sabatka at No. 35 in the nation in recruit rankings and also honored him as a five star recruit.


Sabatka is from Denver, Colo. He is the son of Darrell and Cathy Sabatka and the younger brother of Heather and Holly Sabatka. His mother, Cathy, played volleyball at Utah State University and his grandfather was an All-American tennis player at the Universtiy of Oklahoma. 

When he's not playing tennis, Sabatka enjoys playing ping-pong and hanging out with his friends. 

Head Coach Alan Dils on Hayden Sabatka:

"Hayden is an excellent freshman and is still learning a lot about tennis. With his game and athleticism, expect Hayden to make a lot of noise this year. He will be a conference of the year Candidate."