Marc

Isaia

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Height: 6'1"
Weight: 167
Year: Junior
Hometown: Toronto, ON, Canada
High School: Lawrence Park Collegiate Institute
Major: Cognitive Science
Experience: 2 Letters

Bio

AS A JUNIOR IN 2018-19
Team captain ... No. 15 in singles in initial ITA/Oracle West Region rankings (11/14) ... Played No. 1 singles for first time in career in opener at Division I San Diego State (2/1), grabbing first set before dropping tight tilt, 3-6, 6-3, 7-5.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2017-18
Posted 10-8 record in singles play with all 10 victories coming on No. 2 court ... Helped lift Tritons to victory over No. 8-ranked Hawai'i Pacific by defeating 46th-ranked Gerardo Irrarrazabal in No. 3 singles (2/18) ... Earned singles win over Hawai'i Hilo's Chun En Wu on No. 3 court (3/28) ... Went 11-7 overall in doubles play during dual season ... Went 8-7 on No. 1 doubles court with sophomore partner Sreeganesh Manoharan.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2016-17
UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (2/21) ... Posted 11-8 record in singles and 5-12 record in doubles ... Claimed seven victories against nationally-ranked opponents, mostly in No. 4 spot for singles ... Bested No. 1 Hawai'i Pacific in two sets 6-4, 7-5 (2/18) ... Took down Southern California rivals No. 14 Azusa Pacific (2/10) and No. 22 Point Loma (2/8), both in two sets ... Also took 9-8 (11-9) victory over No. 22 Point Loma in doubles with Alexandre Miaule (2/8).

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2015 graduate of Lawrence Park Collegiate Institute in Toronto, Ontario, Canada ... Regional MVP as a senior in 2015, aiding Panthers to city and region titles ... Previously All-Western League selection for league and CIF champion, and state quarterfinalist in 2013 ... Placed third at 2013 All-American National Tournament ... Won U-16 Ontario Provincials doubles title ... Also competed in badminton.

PERSONAL
Born Sept. 2 in Toronto, Canada ... Parents are Costin and Isabela Isaia ... Has an older sister who is a University of Toronto graduate ... Cognitive science with specialization in clinical aspects of cognition major at Warren College ... Interested in pursuing professional tennis after graduating from UC San Diego ... Most memorable tennis moment is winning at No. 1 Hawai'i Pacific on Feb. 18, 2017 ... Lists gym, fitness and lifting among hobbies ... Roots for Golden State Warriors ... Favorite athlete is Warriors star Kevin Durant ... Top movie is Interstellar ... Listens to Noah Cyrus ... Loves stir fry.

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Interview with Justin Zhang
Interview with Timmer Willing
Interview with Alex Miaule