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  Benito Suriano
Benito Suriano

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
El Salvador

High School:
Academia Británica Cuscatleca

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 165

Birthdate:
03/11/1990

Experience:
3VL

06/15/2012

Utah Men's and Women's Tennis Place Six on Pac-12 All-Academic Teams

Three men, three women selected for conference academic honors.

04/27/2012

No. 7 Utah Men's Tennis Falls to No. 3 Stanford, 4-2

Mamedov and Hamza earn singles points.

04/25/2012

No. 7 Utah Defeats No. 6 Oregon at Pac-12 Championships

The Utes face No. 3 Stanford in second round.

04/24/2012

Utah Tennis Heads to First Pac-12 Championships

Utes are seeded seventh.

04/21/2012

Utah Men's Tennis Earns First Pac-12 Conference Win

Utes top Arizona 5-2.

Senior (Fall 2011):
Did not compete in fall tournament season.

Junior (2010-11):
Compiled a 12-14 overall singles record, while going 5-12 at the No. 1 position ... earned an impressive 6-0, 6-0 victory over Danel Barrenechea of Idaho State at the No. 1 spot ... three conference victories, including a 6-2, 6-4 win over 54th-ranked New Mexico's Ben Dunbar at the second slot ... was also named a 2010-11 all-Mountain West Conference selection in singles ... accrued an 8-15 overall doubles record, going 6-10 at the No. 1 slot.

Sophomore (2009-10):
Competed in doubles with Stephen Jacobs, defeating Francois Van Impe and Eric Sock of No. 36-ranked Nebraska and Spencer Smith and Evan Urbina of No. 33-ranked BYU ...played in the No. 2-5 singles positions, compiling an overall record of 3-12 ... defeated Nate Ballam of Utah State, 7-5, 6-0, at the Utah Invitational ... paired up with Stephen Jacobs to top Ricardo Campos and Michael Eraso of BYU, 8-5, at the Mountain Regional Championships.

Freshman (2008-09):
MWC Academic All-Conference ... went 7-17 from the No. 3 singles spot ... best wins came over Brett Rodgers of Air Force, 6-2, 6-0 ... competed from the No. 3 position with doubles partner Stephen Jacobs for a 12-7 record, going 5-1 in conference play ... the pair topped Giovianni Vaglietti and Andre Feliz of No. 38-ranked San Diego State, 8-6, and Zach Nichols and Christopher Price of No. 50-ranked TCU, 9-7.

High School/Juniors:
Attended Academia Británica Cuscatleca ... graduated with honors ... member of the Davis Cup team for El Salvador since 2007 ... has a 2-1 singles record in the Davis Cup.

Personal:
Son of Benito and Lissette Suriano ... born in Guatemala ... born on March 11, 1990 ... has three siblings, Gabriela, Alberto, and Gerardo ... majoring in mechanical engineering.

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