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  Javier Tori

Javier Tori

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lima, Peru

High School:
Markham College

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185

Birthdate:
01/05/1988

Academic Major:
Economics & Finance

Spring 2009: An All-A-Sun Second Team doubles selection with partner Renzo Airaldi ... Set school record for career singles wins (58) and combined wins (122) ... Also third in doubles wins (64) ... Finished 24-8 in singles play, 16-8 in dual meets, and 21-7 in doubles play, 19-3 in duals ... His 45 combined wins were second-best in school history while his 24 singles wins were third ... Became only player in school history to record three straight 20 doubles-win seasons ... Posted a school-record 14-5 mark at No. 3 singles and a 13-3 mark at No. 2 doubles ... Set the program record for career combined wins and tied the mark for career singles wins with wins in singles and doubles play at Florida Gulf Coast (4/3) before setting the singles mark at Stetson (4/4), helping him earn A-Sun Player of the Week honors (4/8) ... Won seven straight singles matches from March 21 to April 4 ... Won 16 straight doubles matches from Jan. 31 to March 29 ... An ITA Scholar-Athlete ... An A-Sun All-Academic Team member.

Fall 2008: Posted a 6-2 singles and a 2-4 doubles record in tournament play ... Started fall by posting remarkable run to quarterfinals of the Division II bracket at the Southern Intercollegiates (9/19-21) ... Defeated Duke's Luke Marchese, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4, to reach the quarterfinals ...Won all three singles matches during the Wofford Fall Challenge (10/5-6) ... Also competed in singles and doubles at the ITA Mideast Regionals, reaching the main draw in both (10/17).

2007-08: Became one of just 12 players in school history to win 20 or more singles matches in a season with 20-11 record and one of just 10 to win 20 or more doubles matches in a season with 22-8 record ... Joined Jorge Ventura (1995-96) as the only players in school history to win both 20 singles and doubles matches in the same season ... His 42 combined wins were tied for third-best in school history ... Reached semifinals of `A' flight of the USC Upstate Fall Tournament (9/14-15) ... Also reached the finals of the `A' doubles flight at the tournament, falling to teammates Sandy Franz and Renzo Airaldi, 9-8 ... Advanced to round of 32 in the Division I bracket of the Southern Intercollegiates, beating South Carolina's Ivan Cressoni, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 (9/21) ... Went 3-0 in doubles play with partner Jack Roux at the Wofford Fall Challenge (10/5-6) ... Advanced to main draw in doubles play of the ITA Mideast Regionals with partner Roux, defeating Winthrop's Alejandro Portugal and Arthur Takahashi, 8-5 (10/17) ... Posted an impressive 15-6 record in dual match singles and added a 15-4 mark in dual meet doubles ... Won five straight matches for the Spartans from March 21 to April 4, including a win over No. 59 Stetson's Serguei Boulanov, 6-4, 6-2, at No. 5 singles (3/21) ... Started dual meet season with a 4-1 doubles mark with Roux before teaming with Airaldi to go 11-3 at No. 2 doubles ... Won first five matches with Airaldi as his partner ... An ITA Scholar-Athlete ... An A-Sun All-Academic Team member.

2006-07: Went 13-8 overall in singles play and 21-7 overall in doubles play ... Posted a 5-2 Peach Belt Conference mark ... Played primarily at No. 3 singles, finishing 7-6 ... Added 3-1 marks at both No. 2 and No. 1 singles ... Went 14-4 with main doubles partner, Sebastian Gonzales-Orbegoso, including a 5-2 Peach Belt Conference mark and a 13-4 record at No. 1 doubles ... Added a 1-0 mark with Arnaldo Lovera and a 6-2 mark with Franz at the No. 2 doubles slot ... A member of the Peach Belt Conference Presidential Honor Roll.

Before Upstate: Ranked No. 1 in Peru in the under-18 age group ... Ranked third in South American Tennis Federation (COSAT) ... Finished third at the South American U-16 Championship and reached the French European Tour semifinal ... Attended UPC Lima for one year.

Personal: Born on Jan. 5, 1988 ... Son of Javier Tori and Alicia Roasio ... Has an older sister, Daniella ... Majoring in economics and finance ... Enjoys golf and soccer ... Enjoys Peruvian food ... Favorite movies are "7 Pounds" and "Pursuit of Happyness" ... Favorite TV show is "Friends" ... Favorite actors are Adam Sandler and Will Smith ... Favorite musical artist is John Mayer ... Favorite tennis player is Roger Federer.

 
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