At the age of 10, Eugene
started Tennis right here at NorCal Tennis Academy. Hard work and
natural athleticism earned him an impressive High School tennis career.
Playing at #2 singles in his Freshman year, was the Finalists in Blossom
Valley High School Tennis League and CCS Playoffs by Sophomore year. He
went undefeated for the entire Junior Year. Eventually, Eugene earned
the #1 ranking and the MVP of his High School Team.
During the off season, Eugene stayed active with USTA Juniors
tournaments, he had numerous wins over top ranked players in the 16s and
18s age group of Northern California. In two summers, Eugene was awarded
scholarships to USTA NorCal Tennis Camp where he underwent training for
competitive Tennis. Towards the end of his High School, Eugene received
multiple Tennis Scholarships from different Universities in the East
Coast. He turned them down and decided to stay in California.
Recently, Eugene has just earned a degree in Management at the University of California, Santa Cruz.
Throughout his 4 years there, school schedule prevented him to compete
for the team, however, he stayed in training with many of the UCSC men's
tennis players and competed in many USTA Northern California Men's Open
tournaments, that earned him top 100 ranking.
Eugene now devotes a full time schedule to NorCal tennis academy. focuses on developing youths into competitive Tennis players.
Starting in September 2012, coach Eugene
will head the coaching staff at our Fremont training location.
Eugene is scheduled for an UPSTA
professional exam certification in November of 2012.