Danny Gies
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    Danny Gies

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Austin, TX

    High School:
    Texas Tech Online

    Height / Weight:
    5-11 / 170

    Before Air Force

    Ranked #81 in Texas USTA, Boy's 18s ... highest 2010 tennisrecruiting.net National Ranking was #302 ... advanced to finals of Bryan/College Station Super Champ Major Zone (2009) and Houston Open Super Champ Major Zone, B-draw in (2010) ... won five rounds to win consolation draw at Austin Super Champ Major Zone, B-draw (2010) ... two-year letterwinner in tennis ... two-time second-team all-county selection ... co-captain as a senior ... member of Spanish Honor Society.

    Personal

    Parents are Kevin Gies and Charlotte Christensen ... has one brother, Michael (22), and one sister, Josie (4) ... his brother is a 2010 graduate of the Air Force Academy and lettered one season on the tennis team ... hobbies include rock climbing and skiing ... favorite food is Taco Bell ... favorite movie is Gladiator ... favorite TV show is Dexter ... favorite book is Open by Andre Agassi ... person in history he would most like to meet is Walter Payton ... credits his father with the biggest influence on his sports career ... member of cadet squadron 10.

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