Eric Tseng

AS A JUNIOR IN 2016-17
CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 At-Large First Team ... ITA Scholar-Athlete ... National STUDENT-Athlete Day honoree ... Was 7-15 in singles and 11-7 in doubles matches ... Played exclusively in the No. 1 for the season ... Won three matches against nationally ranked opponents (#22 Point Loma-2/8, #26 BYU-Hawaii-2/17, #24 Western New Mexico-3/14) ... From February 8 and on, was ranked nationally in the top 50 ... With primary doubles partner Justin Zhang, defeated six nationally ranked schools, taking down #11 Azusa Pacifc on April 15 with a score of 8-5.

ITA Scholar-Athlete ... UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (5/23) ... Went 8-12 in singles play, spending time in both the No. 1 and No. 2 spots ... Snagged victories against five nationally ranked teams, the highest being No. 11 Azusa Pacific (2/6) 7-5, 1-6, 6-4 ... Took on No. 1 Barry in the first position and the fifth ranked player in the nation ... Tallied an 11-9 record for doubles matches, playing in the No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3 slots ... Won six matches in the No. 1 position with Axel Bouillin.

ITA Scholar-Athlete ... Went 8-11 overall in singles splitting time between the No. 1 and No. 2 spot as a true freshman ... Earned first collegiate win on Feb. 4 against No. 45 Point Loma with a 5-7, 6-2, 6-2 victory ... Came from behind to defeat Division I opponent Georgetown, 3-6, 6-4, 7-6 in the No. 1 slot ... Went 8-5 in doubles while paired with Kona Luu, spending time at the No. 2 and No. 3 slot ... Played with fellow freshman Justin Zhang in the No. 2 slot to defeat Point Loma 9-8 in the final match of the season ... Teamed up with Luu to take down nationally ranked No. 11 Azusa Pacific 8-5.

A 2014 graduate of University High School in Irvine ... Named to the All-City Team and All-County Team from 2011-2014 ... Was a Pacific Coast League individual finalist in 2013 and 2014 ... Grabbed two CIF doubles individual titles (2013-14) ... Led the Trojans to two CIF team titles and two CIF Regional team championships ... Won four Pacific Coast League team crowns and the Ojai Griggs Cup three times ... Was a two-time All-American Team finalist and two-time All-American Team.

Born June 11 in Irvine ... Parents are Chun-Chieh Tseng and Yu-Lin Wu ... Has two older sisters named Joyce and Tiffany ... Cognitive science major and computer science minor at Roosevelt College ... Hopes to work as a user-interface designer after graduating from UCSD ... Most memorable tennis moment was playing at nationals his sophomore year ... Roots for the Golden State Warriors ... Hobbies include playing video games ... Favorite athlete is Kei Nishikori ... Top movie is Interstellar ... Listens to Proximity, Zedd and Logic ... Lists his family and friends as his greatest influences.

Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Irvine, CA
High School: University HS
College: Roosevelt
Major: Cognitive Science
Experience: 3 Letters
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