UCSD M Tennis BIO
Print
 Rodrigo Amaral

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2016-17
Went 9-4 in singles and 4-5 in doubles matches ... Played in positions ranging from two to six ... Beat five opponents from top 30 schools, two of which were in the top 10 ... From 3/14 to 4/15, went on a six-match win streak in singles ... Took down opponents from #1 West Florida (3/29) and #8 Lynn (3/26) ... With Edvin Larsson, captured an 8-6 win against #30 Holy Names ... With Justin Zhang, secured an 8-4 victory over #40 Hawaii-Hilo.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2015-16
Posted a 7-10 singles record and a 9-10 doubles record ... Played in positions from three to five for singles and doubles ... Claimed victory against two nationally ranked teams, No. 33 Holy names (2/21, 3/26) and No. 29 Point Loma (4/9) ... Competed in the No. 1 spot in doubles vs. No. 26 Point Loma with Axel Bouillin ... Won five doubles matches against nationally ranked teams including No. 1 in the nation, Barry (3/6) 8-4 with partner, Justin Zhang.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2014 graduate of Colegio Metropolitano in Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil ... Runner-up at Sao Paulo State Championship in 2015 ... A 2011 state champion while attending high school in Nebraska.

PERSONAL
Born May 27 in Boston ... Parents are Weber and Beatriz Amaral ... Both parents attended Harvard ... Has two brothers and a sister ... An international studies major at Sixth College ... Interested in owning his own business ... Most-admired athlete is soccer star, Neymar da Silva Santos Jr. ... Hobbies include crossfit.

Height: 5'7"
Year: Junior
Hometown: San Diego, CA
High School: Colegio Metropolitano
College: Sixth
Major: International Studies
Experience: 2 Letters
Diversity and Inclusion