MEET THE SEAWOLVES BRYCE KEEFER
YEAR: Junior HOMETOWN: San Clemente, Calif. LAST SCHOOL: Concordia University-Irvine COLLEGE/HIGH SCHOOL: Comes to Sonoma State from Concordia University in Irvine...also played collegiately at Saddleback Junior College in Mission Viejo...is a graduate of Saddleback Valley Christian School...named Most Athletic in his senior class... helped team to CIF Championship in baseball...a member of the Dean’s List at Saddleback Valley Christian. PERSONAL: Majoring in Psychology, he would like to become a sports psychologist following graduation...lists his Dad as his biggest athletic influence...is a fan of the San Diego Chargers and tennis star Roger Federer...his favorite actress is Sandra Bullock...enjoys watching ESPN.
ANDREW KHURI-YAKUB YEAR: Senior HOMETOWN: Palo Alto, Calif. LAST SCHOOL: Foothill Community College
COLLEGE/HIGH SCHOOL: Transferred to Sonoma State from Foothill Community College in Mountain View...is a 2005 graduate of Henry M. Gunn High School in Palo Alto. PERSONAL: Majoring in Business Administration...is a fan of Dan Boyle and the San Jose Sharks...credits his former tennis coach as his biggest athletic influence because of his philosophies towards tennis and life...his goals for this season are to work hard and enjoy his final season.
CONNOR OLSON YEAR: Senior HOMETOWN: Santa Rosa, Calif. LAST SCHOOL: Montgomery High School
2008-09: Moved into the No. 1 singles spot and responded with a very strong season, going 12-10 overall...also went 9-1 in doubles...reached the semi-finals of the ITA Fall Regionals...swept UC San Diego’s No. 1 players, Kazumi Negishi...his .526 career winning percentage is sixth on the all-time list...owns 30 career singles victories to rank fourth and 39 doubles victories to rank third on the charts. 2007-08: Tied for the team lead in singles victories with 11...was 9-7 overall at No. 2 and 2-3 at No. 3 singles...posted 14 doubles victories with teammate Jeff Stollberg...went 8-6 at No. 2 doubles and 6-1 at No. 3 doubles. 2006-07: Named SSU Athletics’ Male Freshman of the Year after an impressive rookie campaign...compiled a 7-7 overall singles record at the No. 3 and No. 4 positions...posted his first collegiate victory in a 5-4 win over Western New Mexico (3/16/07)...teamed with Brandon Buskirk to go 15-5 in doubles competition. HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Montgomery High School in Santa Rosa...was a two-time All-Empire selection for the Vikings. PERSONAL: Majoring in Criminal Justice, he would like to practice law after graduation...is a fan of the San Francisco 49ers and tennis star Andy Roddick...his goals for the 2010 season are to maintain his national ranking and advance to the NCAA Regionals.
Published on Mar 9, 2010