Gonzalo Blanco
Gonzalo Blanco
Height: 5-8
Weight: 155
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Chascomus, Argentina
Major: Business Administration
Last School: Escuelo de Educaion Media

Spring 2011: Earned A-Sun All-Freshman honors after recording 10 doubles wins and nine singles victories… Seven of 10 doubles wins came in league play… Claimed six of nine singles wins in A-Sun play… Played primarily at singles position No. 3 (4-5) and No. 4 (4-4)… Defeated ETSU’s Grega Teraz 6-0, 6-4 (Singles No. 3, Feb. 26)… In only match at No. 2 singles of the year, claimed a 6-1, 7-6 (4-0) victory over FGCU’s Gabriel Echeverry (Mar. 5)… Won three of final four matches to close out 2011… A member of the A-Sun All-Academic Team.

Fall 2010: Teamed with his brother, Ramiro, and the duo advanced to the semifinal round of the Doubles Flight ‘A’ at the USC Upstate Fall Invitational (Sept. 17-19, 2010).

Before USC Upstate: Was a member of the tennis team for four years at Escuelo de Educaion Media.

Personal: Born on March 14, 1991 in Chascomus… Son of Arturo Blanco and Sara Cambas… Has two brothers, Ramiro and Joaquin… Majoring in business administration… Favorite TV show is "Prison Break"… Favorite actress is Natalie Portman... Favorite musical group is Pink Floyd… Favorite song is "How I wish you were here"… Favorite food is asado... Favorite movie is "Blackjack"... Favorite book is "Open"... Favorite sports figure is Fabrice Santoro... Favorite season is spring… His parents were his heroes growing up… Admires his grandparents… Dream job is to be an astronaut... Enjoys playing cards, watching movies and hanging out with friends.