Year: Senior
City/State: San Jose, CA
High School: Archbishop Mitty HS
Major: Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Experience: 3 Letters


AS A JUNIOR IN 2010: Led the Tritons in singles wins during 2010, tallying a 15-6 record while playing mostly out of the No. 4 position in the ladder... secured the clinching point at home in a 5-4 UCSD victory over West Region rival Sonoma State on March 12... only played in one doubles match as a junior... topped regionally-ranked Brian Kirby of Grand Canyon on Feb. 12, as part of his four-match winning streak to open the season... ended the school year on the Athletic Director's Honor Roll at the Gold Level (GPAs above 3.500)... received the team's "Leadership Award" at the conclusion of the spring season.

Recipient of the 2009 ITA/Arthur Ashe Jr. Leadership and Sportsmanship Award... tallied a singles record of 5-10... went 0-1 at No. 1, 4-6 at No. 2 and 1-3 at No. 3... recorded a doubles record of 7-7, playing most of his matches with teammate Brandon Stevenson... went 4-7 at No. 2 doubles and 3-0 at No. 3... concluded his sophomore year on the Athletic Director's Honor Roll at the Gold Level.

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN IN 2008: Compiled a singles record of 11-8... went 1-0 at No. 4, 2-3 at No. 5 and 8-5 at No. 6 on the singles ladder... topped Division I opponent from UC Davis 6-4, 6-2 on April 18... lone win at the No. 4 spot came on Feb. 14 against Cal Poly Pomona, 6-2, 6-3... earned a spot on the Athletic Director's Honor Roll at the Gold Level.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2007: Did not appear in any matches for the Tritons during his rookie season... received Athletic Director's Honor Roll Gold Level status.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2006 graduate of Archbishop Mitty High School in San Jose, Calif... participated in the USTA NorCal and National Tournaments, going 41-23 during the 22006 NorCal season... ranked No. 18 in the USTA NorCal B18 Singles, No. 35 in the USTA NorCal B18 doubles, and No. 485 in USTA National B18 Single Standings... helped Archbishop Mitty team to 1st place in the West Catholic Athletic League in 2004 and 2nd place in 2005... team reached the Central Coast Section Team Playoffs in 2004 and 2005.

PERSONAL: Born Nov. 5, 1988... parents are Tuan and Mai Nguyen... has an older sibling named Emerald... is a Biochemistry and Cell Biology major and Psychology minor at Marshall College... hobbies include reading and cycling... most memorable moment is competing at the 2008 NCAA Division II National Championships.


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Interview with Vincent Nguyen - 4/19/11