Men's tennis, volleyball earn President's Cup Team GPA Awards
Maryland begins a challenging non-conference slate at home against Temple and Howard on Sunday
Five Terps advance to the round of 16 in the singles draw
Maros Horny and John Collins advance to the semifinals in doubles play
Terps will resume play Sunday morning
A first-year transfer from Virginia ... will sit out the 2010-11 season due to NCAA transfer rules ... did not attend school during 2009-10.
As a Junior (2011-12): Appeared in three tournaments during the fall...compiled an 8-3 record...won the Georgetown Classic with a 7-5, 7-5 victory over Andrew Bruhn of Georgetown (9/25).
As a Sophomore (2010-11): Did not see action.
As a Freshman (2008-09 at Virginia): Had a perfect 4-0 dual singles record in the spring ... two of his five singles losses on the season came against ranked individuals ... helped the Cavaliers to ACC wins vs. Maryland (Feb. 8) and Boston College (Feb. 21) with straight-set singles wins ... ranked fourth on the team in doubles wins (six).
At Wilde Lake High School: Ranked as high as No. 1 in the USTA Mid-Atlantic section and No. 12 nationally in his career ... listed as a five-star recruit by tennisrecruiting.net ... won two USTA national open titles ... 2006 Maryland High School Singles Champion (first ever one from Howard County) ... a high school All-American ... the 2007 Baltimore Examiner Player of the Year ... also won Maryland's USTA Sportsmanship Award.
Personal: Born in Berkeley, Calif. ... parents are Tri Nguyen and Valerie Gross.