2009-10 (Senior): Named the 2010 ITA Northwest Region Senior Player of the Year ... finished his career at No. 15 on the Fresno State career wins list with 76 ... ranked as high as No. 110 in the ITA Tennis Singles Rankings ... upset No. 32 Jeff Dadamo, 6-1, 6-2, in the Bulldogs' 4-3 triumph over No. 12 Texas A&M in College Station, Texas ... teamed with Taylor Leiby to knock off No. 18 Raony Carvalho and Rafael Garcia of 14th-ranked Texas Tech ... advanced to the Round of 32 at the ITA Northwest Regional by picking up two victories ... appeared in the Flight A singles championship match of the Bulldog Classic against teammate Rikus de Villiers.
2008-09 (Junior): Went undefeated in the WAC regular season in singles ... won six-straight singles matches during a stretch in the spring ... had a seven-match winning streak in doubles in 2008-09 ... ranked as high as No. 78 in doubles with Taylor Leiby ... went 1-1 in singles after nursing a injury throughout the fall season ... defeated Brad Cox of Kentucky in the consolation bracket at the qualifying rounds of the ITA All-American tournament.
2007-08 (Sophomore): Earned second-team All-WAC honors in singles ... won the Bulldog Classic doubles title with teammate Mirko Zapletal, going 4-0 in the tournament ... was 6-1 with Zapletal in doubles ... won six-straight singles matches to win the Regional Consolation title ... reached the quarterfinals of the UNLV Rebel Classic ... finished the season with 22 victories in singles ... played primarily at the No. 3 position in singles ... won four-straight matches two separate times during the spring season.
2006-07 (Freshman): Was a second-team All-WAC honoree in doubles ... went 10-6 with Charles Irie playing primarily at the No. 2 spot ... went 10-11 in dual matches in singles ... had big wins against Diego Camacho of Tulsa, Artsem Burnistrau of Oklahoma State and Garrett Snyder of USC ... won the Bulldog Classic Flight B singles draw, beating San Diego's Matt Ozurovich in three sets for the title ... also won the UNLV Rebel Classic Flight B singles title ... was undefeated in singles during the fall ... captured the Bulldog Classic doubles crown with Irie.
Prior to Fresno State: Ranked as high as 126 in the ITF Juniors in the world ... won an Indian National Tournament ... reached six ITF finals ... ranked as high as fourth in the Indian junior ranks.
Personal: Born Aug. 20, 1988 ... parents are Madhavi and Unk Rao Veerepalli ... has a younger brother, Kartik ... admires Sachin Tendulkar, India's best cricket player who attained many records at a very young age ... lists biggest athletic thrill as winning his first ITF tournament ... chose to attend Fresno State because of the coaching staff and a rich tennis tradition.
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