Fred Sanderson was from Galesburg, Illinois, where he was renowned as an all-around athlete, playing golf, football, basketball, and polo, in addition to being the Western Illinois tennis champion. Sanderson graduated from Knox College. His father was the first mayor of Galesburg.
|1904 Summer||31||St. Louis||Tennis||Men's Singles||United States||USA||9T|
|1904 Summer||31||St. Louis||Tennis||United States||USA||Round Three||Match #2||2||LeRoy (USA) 2, Sanderson (USA) 0||0|
|1904 Summer||31||St. Louis||Tennis||United States||USA||Round Two||Match #3||AC||Sanderson (USA) walkover|