||U.S. Air Force Academy
||Tuesday, September 20, 1988
Tied for second on the team with 12 overall singles victories ... played at Nos. 3 and 4 singles throughout the season … paired with Brett Rodgers to post an impressive 16-13 overall doubles record and 13-11 mark at No. 1 doubles, including a seven-match winning streak during the middle of the season … they recorded AFA’s lone individual match win during conference play, defeating Elliot Wronski and Brian Miller of UNLV, 8-7, at the top doubles spot.
Before Air Force
Three-year letterwinner in tennis … also lettered one year in basketball … ranked 39th in Texas … first-team all-state selection as a junior and senior … team MVP … advanced to the finals of the 4A state tournament as a senior … member of National Honor Society … high school tennis coach was Eric Mullins.
Born Sept. 20, 1988 … parents are Jerry and Dalton Soster ... has one sister, Jacqui (21) … majoring in business management ... completed Operation Air Force at MacDill AFB, Fla., this past summer … also completed Global Engagement and the Space program … active in his squadron as an element NCO … hobbies include reading and playing ping pong … favorite food is Italian food … favorite movie is Shawshank Redemption … favorite book is Playing for Pizza … favorite TV show is Eli Stone … person in history he would most like to meet is Abraham Lincoln … credits his personal coach, Doug Kruger, with the biggest influence on his sports career … member of cadet squadron 25.