||Mater Dei HS
||Monday, September 10, 1990
UNLV: A tenacious Californian who was a pleasant surprise in the singles lineup as a sophomore ... Will look to again earn time in the starting lineup this spring. 2011: Turned in career-best 11-8 mark in singles, including an impressive 8-3 record in dual matches, primarily from the No. 6 slot in the lineup ... Started off spring with a six-game winning streak, five of which were straight-setters ... Downed Shiva Sangwan 6-3, 6-0 to help his team upset No. 57 San Diego State in the regular-season finale on April 27 ... Played with four different doubles players en route to a 6-3 mark, including a 3-0 record in duals ... Posted a 3-5 singles mark in fall play. 2010: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by compiling a 7-9 overall singles record ... Made his collegiate debut in UNLV's spring invite and picked up his first victory as a Rebel over Indiana's Will Kendall ... Also won his first match in a dual, downing Nikita Ryashchenko of Utah State ... Picked up his first MW win with a straight-set victory over Sam Barnes of Air Force on April 11 ... Finished 1-3 in doubles play. HIGH SCHOOL: A 2009 graduate of athletic powerhouse Mater Dei High School located in Santa Ana, CA ... Lettered four years for the Monarchs under coach Marian Danse ... Won a CIF doubles championship in Ojai with partner Chris Freeman ... Won his first Trinity League singles title as a senior by defeating Freeman in the championship match ... Earned a top 50 ranking in the 14-and-under category and top 100 in 16-and-under and 18-and-under divisions. PERSONAL: Charlie Anthony Alvarado was born on Sept. 10, 1990, in Orange, CA ... The son of Janet Ingham and Richard Alvarado ... Majoring in communications ... Favorite tennis player is Fernando Verdasco.