The Golden Bears look to improve on their NCAA round-of-16 finish a season ago
Golden Bear senior Riki McLachlan was edged in a three-set thriller by Nico Vinel of Santa Clara
The Golden Bears opened play at the 2011 Saint Mary's Gael Classic in Moraga
The California men's tennis team will send five players to the annual tournament in Moraga
The California men's tennis team will send two doubles teams to the USTA/ITA Indoor Championships
Fall 2012: Team manager.
Fall 2011: Earned a pair of singles wins to advance to the singles final of the Saint Mary's Gael Classic before being forced to retire due to injury... advanced to the doubles semifinal of the Fresno State Bulldog Classic with Tommie Murphy.
Personal/Previous: Born Sept. 13, 1993, in Berkeley, Calif.... parents are Pracha and Jan Pises... older brother Mark (22) played Div. III tennis for Trinity College (Conn.) and graduated from USC in 2011... won the 2010 CIF North Coast Section boy's singles championship... played at top court at Miramonte for four consecutive years... named Bay Area News Group's 2010 Tennis Athlete of the Year... received the Sportsmanship Award at the Norcal 16 and 18 Jr. Sectional Championship... Diablo Foothill Athletic League All-Conference first-team selection for four years (2008-11)... served as high school team captain (2010-11)... also received Miramonte HS Rookie of the Year (2008), Most Valuable Player (2009-11), Most Outstanding Player (2009-11), and the Captain's Award (2010-11)... won the DFAL singles championship three consecutive years (2009-11)... four-time California Scholastic Federation and National Society of High School Scholars honors... awarded AP Scholar with Honor Award from the College Board.