Lucas Fumagalli
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    Lucas Fumagalli

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    New Braunfels, TX

    High School:
    New Braunfels

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 175

    Major:
    Mechanical Engineering

    07/08/2014

    Air Force places 29 on the Mountain West Scholar-Athlete team

    The MW Scholar-Athlete Award is one of the highest academic honors bestowed by the Conference

    2013-14 (Freshman)
    Led the team with 19 doubles wins and tied for second with 15 singles wins ... posted a 10-8 dual singles match record, including a 6-5 mark at the No. 5 position ... advanced to the fourth round of consolation at the ITA Regional Tournament ... defeated Tomas Cosmai of Utah State, 6-1, 3-6, 1-0(7) at No. 6 for his first career Mountain West victory ... went 14-8 in dual doubles matches with Grant Taylor, including a 13-7 record at the No. 3 spot ... they were 3-3 against Mountain West opponents ... named to the Mountain West all-academic team and a Mountain West scholar-athlete.

    Before Air Force
    Four-year letterwinner in tennis and swimming ... helped his team win four state championships in tennis ... attended the John Newcombe Tennis Academy in New Braunfels ... ranked No. 23 in the state of Texas and 26th in the Gulf States region, according to tennisrecruiting.net ... academic All-American in swimming and academic All-State in tennis ... member of National Honor Society ... high school tennis coach was Dave Mueller.

    Personal
    Parents are John and Sabrina Fumagalli ... has two sisters and one brother ... completed the Expeditionary Skills and Evasion Training (ESET) this past summer ... also completed the jump program ... active in his squadron as an element NCO (non-commissioned officer) ... member of superintendent's list both semesters ... also recruited by Carnegie Mellon ... hobby is hanging out with friends ... favorite food is tostadas de ceviche ... favorite book is Harry Potter ... favorite movie is The Hunger Games ... person in history he would most like to meet is Chris McCandless ... credits his parents with the biggest influence on his sports career ... favorite professional tennis player is Roger Federer ... favorite professional tennis tournament is Wimbledon ... member of cadet squadron 31.

    Inside Men's Tennis