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Marco Nunez
Height: 6'0"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Monterrey, Mexico
High School: Laurel Springs Online
Other College: University of Georgia
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(Updated January 2015)

Fall 2014: Recorded the first two ranked singles wins of his career with victories over No. 90 Rhys Johnson of Vanderbilt, 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 at the Southern Intercollegiate Championships and No. 49 Chris Simpson of LSU, 7-6 (2), 6-2 at the Four-in-the-Fall Tournament in Tuscaloosa, Ala....ranked the preseason No. 10 doubles team in the country with redshirt junior Benjamin Lock...knocked off two ranked teams, one with Cristian Gonzalez Mendez against No. 26 Paul Oosterbaan and Ben Wagland of Georgia, and No. 5 Nick Chappell and Will Stein of TCU in the first round of the ITA All-American Championships...won the USTA Clay Court Invitational at Disney with Lock, beating teammates Gonzalez Mendez and Jose Gracia in the finals on Center Court at the ESPN Wide World of Sports.

2013-14: Finished with a .500 record in singles play (17-17) and 25-14 in doubles...went 15-12 in the spring and 6-5 in ACC competition in singles, playing primarily as No. 4 (9-9) doubles, won the Southeast Regionals with Lock and reached the semifinals of the National Indoor Championships in Flushing Meadows, N.Y....outstanding fall season including 12-2 doubles mark...tallied one of the two Seminole victories, on Ct. 3, in the NCAA Tournament First Round against No. 24 USF in Gainesville, Fla....rose as high as No. 4 in the country playing with Lock...beat four consecutive nationally-ranked opponents at regionals, including No. 7 Garrett Brasseaux and Nathan Pasha of Georgia in the Round of 16...after Lock’s injury in January, played the remainder of the spring season with Grayson Goldin and Gonzalez Mendez, beating his fifth ranked opponent on the year against No. 58 Romain Bogaerts and Maksim Kan of Wake Forest in March playing with Gonzalez Mendez.

2012-13 (at University of Georgia): Concluded season with singles record of 17-10, including 10-1 mark in dual matches; was 14-10 in doubles ... SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll. Posted a fall record of 6-7 in singles and 6-4 in doubles ... Won two matches at both the Bulldog Scramble and Bulldog Invitational in Athens ... Reached the round of 32 in singles at the ITA Southeast Regional.

High School: Ranked No. 51 in ITF Juniors at the time of his signing with UGA, and was ranked as high as No. 42 in his career ... In 2011 he reached the semifinals of the Pan American ITF Championships ... Won the USTA International Hard Court title.

Personal: Born May 21, 1993…son of Aurelio Nunez and Maria Felix…brother Diego plays tennis at East Tennessee State...majoring in finance.

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