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Alberto Sottocorno
  Alberto Sottocorno

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Santa Cruz, Bolivia

High School:
Domingo Savio

Last College:
Tulane

Height:
6-3

Experience:
1L


TULSA - A returning letterwinner at Tulsa . . . has a 49-20 career singles record and a 41-27 doubles mark . . . owns a 15-10 singles and a 17-11 doubles record at Tulsa . . . came to Tulsa as a transfer from Tulane University . . . earned two letters at Tulane before the university eliminated tennis following Hurricane Katrina . . . posted a 34-10 singles record and 25-16 doubles mark while at Tulane . . . received third-team all-C-USA honors as sophomore in the 2004-05 campaign.

FALL (2008) - Finished the fall season with a 3-4 singles record and a 2-3 doubles mark . . . advanced to the round of 16 in singles at the ITA Regional . . . defeated No. 94-ranked Laurent Garcin of Nevada at the Baylor Intercollegiate . . . only singles losses came against nationally-ranked opponents . . . went 2-3 in doubles with partner Marko Ballok.

JUNIOR (2007-08) - Compiled a 12-6 singles record including an 11-2 mark at No. 5 singles . . . finished with a 14-8 doubles record including a 13-5 record in No. 3 doubles . . . joined the team in the spring after graduating from Tulane with a bachelor's degree in business management . . . did not see action in the fall campaign.

SOPHOMORE (2004-05) - Had the top singles record for the Green Wave with a 20-3 mark, while adding a 16-8 mark in doubles play . . . climbed to the No. 27 ranking in the nation in doubles with partner Dmitriy Koch . . . earned third-team Conference USA accolades and first-team all-Louisiana honors . . . lost just once in his final 11 matches . . . clinched Tulane's C-USA Team Championship with a straight-set victory over Louisville . . . won all three of his matches in singles at the C-USA Championship to help Tulane win its third-straight C-USA title . . . had 12 dual-match singles wins against ranked teams . . . posted a 3-5 fall record in singles and 2-4 in doubles.

FRESHMAN (2003-04) - Came on strong at the end of the season to finish with a 14-7 singles record, including a 10-3 record at the No. 6 position . . . picked up three wins at the C-USA Tournament to key Tulane's championship . . . playing with three different doubles partners had a 9-8 record, including a 2-3 record in the postseason.

PRIOR TO TULSA - A graduate of the Domingo Savio High School in Santa Cruz, Bolivia . . . was a member of the Bolivian Davis Cup Team . . . was the all-time leader in doubles wins for the Bolivian Davis Cup Team (8-0) . . . was ranked as high as No. 35 in the ITF World Junior Rankings . . . achieved an ATP doubles ranking in the top 1200 and ATP singles ranking of 1300.

PERSONAL - Working towards his master's degree in business administration . . . born September 29, 1984 in Santa Cruz, Bolivia . . . the son of Luis Alberto and Patricia Sottocorno.