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BU 4, MTEN 0
Loyola defeated Coppin State, 7-0, in men's tennis on Monday, February 24.
2013-2014 (Sophomore): Took over the top singles position for the Greyhounds and was voted the team Most Valuable Player Award for his efforts... Was honored for his great academic achievements in the classroom by earning Patriot League All-Academic Team Honors... Had 11 singles victories, 24 career, and 11 No.3 doubles with classmate Alex Castro for an impressive two-year total of 34... Won the "A" flight singles championship at the Mount St. Mary's Invitational in the fall... Will study abroad in New Zealand first semester.
2012-2013 (Freshman): Made an immediate impact as a freshman, posting double-figure wins in both singles and doubles... Played singles at the No. 3 spot, winning 13 matches... Teamed with senior captain Bobby Gorczakowski to play at the top spot in doubles, setting Loyola's single-season record for the most wins with the same partner (22).
High School: Avid tennis player that won four varsity letters at Holy Ghost Prep... Named captain of his team... His team earned title of district singles champions and state team champions... Additionally, played golf for a year and won one junior varsity letter... Member of the National Honor Society...Received distinguished honors.
Personal: Connor Pietrah... Born in Meadowbrook, Pa.... Son of Patricia and Keith Pietrak... Has two younger brothers, Keegan and Austin... Majoring in International Business.