Xavier Riart-Ferrer
Xavier Riart-Ferrer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lledia, Spain

High School:
Col legi Claver

Height:
5-8

Birthdate:
04/18/1988

Xavier Riart-Ferrer

Career Statistics
Season
Singles
Doubles
Overall
Dual
Overall
Dual
2009-10
19-16
12-9
5-8
1-1
2008-09
9-7
5-1
7-7
5-1
2007-08
14-9
7-3
15-6
7-3
2006-07
12-10
11-8
2-3
2-2
Total
54-42
35-21
29-24
15-7

Biography and Career Highlights

2008-09: Finished the season with a 9-7 singles record and 7-7 doubles record ... named to the 2009 MVC Scholar-Athlete First Team ... awarded the Benoni Green Scholarship in June 2008, for his hard work and dedication both in the classroom and on the tennis court ... suffered a foot injury during match against Creighton at the 2008 State Farm MVC Individual Championships (Jan 23.) which kept him out of competition for much of the spring ... named to the Fall 2008 AFNI Athletics Honor Roll ... advanced to the quarterfinal round of Flight C singles competition at the Louisville Invite (Oct. 10) ... advanced to semifinal round of the Ball State Invitational, in singles and doubles play.

2007-08: Sustained season-ending knee injury during match against College of Charleston (Mar 12) ... went 7-3 in singles during dual match play ... won D Draw singles title at Bradley Invitational ... advanced to Flight 3 singles final at State Farm MVC Individual Championships ... won B Draw doubles title at Bradley Invitational with partner Nuno Jacinto ... won Flight 2 doubles title with Jacinto at State Farm MVC Individual Championships ... was 8-2 in fall doubles with Jacinto ... named to Fall 2007 AFNI Honor Roll.

2006-07: Joined the Redbirds in January ... in his first season of competition, posted a 10-8 singles record and a 2-1 doubles mark ... named to the Spring 2007 AFNI Honor Roll.

Personal: Born 4/18/88 in Lleida, Spain ... son of Jesus Riart and Neus Ferrer ... siblings Judit (31), Jordi (28) and Nuria (24) ... major: chemistry.

Get To Know Xavier

Favorites: sports team: F.C. Barcelona (soccer) ... actress: Jennifer Aniston ... athlete: Roger Federer ... food: fruit ... tennis career moment: winning the Barcelona Open ... day of the year: Christmas ... motto: "Go big or go home." ... three things you cannot live without: Family, Friends, Faith ... Blondes or brunettes? Brunettes.

Honors and Awards
MVC Scholar-Athlete First Team (2010)
MVC Scholar-Athlete First Team (2009)
ITA Scholar-Athlete Award (2009)
Benoni Green Scholarship (2008)





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Xavier Riart-Ferrer

54
Total Singles Wins

29
Total Doubles Wins