||Univ. of San Diego
||Bellarmine College Prep
Monte Sereno, CA
Bellarmine College Prep
Height / Weight:
6-0 / 165
Raphaelson and Taylor Win Doubles Consolation Final
Andrew Raphaelson and Garrett Taylor closed out the SDSU Fall Invite on a positive note.
Toreros Have Success on Day Two of SDSU Fall Invite
Andrew Raphaelson was one of six Toreros to post singles wins on the day.
Torero Men Win Seven Matches at SDSU Fall Invite
USD had six different players win singles contests on the day.
WCC Honors 110 USD Student-Athletes on Commissioner's Honor Roll
The nine WCC schools put a total of 1,093 student-athletes on the list from the 13 sports that the conference sponsors, which is another new conference record.
USD men advance to WCC final with 5-2 win over Santa Clara
The Toreros earned the hard-fought victory over the Broncos to move in the tournament.
Freshman (2011-12):Went 4-6 in singles in his first season as a Torero... Participated in the Aztec Fall Invitational, ITA Southwestern Regionals and Southern California Intercollegiate Championships... Named to the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll with a 3.00 GPA.
High School/Junior: Attended Bellarmine College Prep, earning four varsity letters in tennis for head coach Tyler Hansbrough... Named a four-star recruit by tennisrecruiting.net... Ranked 159th in the nation as a senior and 28th in the state of California... Was ranked No. 3 in doubles and top-10 in singles in the Northern California Boys 18s... Named first-team All-Western Catholic Athletic League as a junior and senior... Helped lead his team to four-straight WCAL titles and the Central Coast Section finals during his sophomore and senior years... Won WCAL and CCS Individual Doubles as a senior and WCAL doubles as a junior... Earned the Billy Schmidt Award for the 2011 graduating class... His team placed fourth at the National High School Invitational his senior year and fifth his junior year... Won the 2011 Solano Doubles Excellence and the 2008 and 2010 Fremont Championships in doubles... Was a finalist in four other singles and doubles tournaments... Posted a 23-0 individual record as a freshman... Also competes with Courtside Club, where he won the 2007 and 2008 California Gar Glenney Cup.
Personal: Born July 29, 1993 in Los Gatos, Calif.... Son of Brian and Patrice Taylor... Chose USD for the beautiful campus and location, the strong tennis team, the great coaches, and the strong International Relations and study abroad programs.