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Edward La Cava
Edward La Cava
Year: 2009-2010
Hometown: Woodinville, WA
High School: Seattle Prep
Previous College: Claremont McKenna
Major: Government

On Court: Two sport athlete for Seattle Prep, swimming and playing tennis...played primarily at #1 doubles on the team that reached the Washington State finals three times, winning the state title once during his four years...the team was invited to the National High School Team Championships in Newport Beach, CA during his senior season...ranked as high as #13 in the Boys 18s in Pacific Northwest...has had good junior doubles results with cousin Andrew...as a freshman earned his way on to the Stags roster in the spring, playing in one singles and two doubles matches...went 1-0 playing #5 singles, and 2-0 with Mullen at #3 doubles...as a sophomore...played in several fall open tournaments to prepare for the spring...played in two dual matches in the spring, both at the #4 singles position...played in one dual match in doubles (with Spencer MacColl at #2)...finished 2010 with a 2-0 singles record and 1-1 doubles record....bringing career records to 3-0 in singles and 3-1 in doubles

Personal: Comes from an avid tennis family...father Ed Sr. played collegiately for UC Berkeley and still competes in USTA sectional and national age division events...played the National Father-Son Hardcourts in La Jolla, CA twice with Ed Sr....mother Linda also plays and competes for her club team...sister Elisa graduated from Claremont McKenna and captained the Athenas tennis team...handled all stringing duties at the 2009 NCAA Div III Championships that CMS hosted...recipient of the 2012 Wilson/ITA National Promoter of the Year Award for his work as Stags Tennis Manager in 2011-2012, which resulted in a paid internship with Wilson Sporting Goods in Chicago during the summer of 2012...started full-time work with the ATP World Tour in February, 2013 as Player Communications Coordinator.