Rafael Tosetto
Rafael Tosetto
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Jacareí, Brazil

FRESHMAN (2018-19): Tosetto burst onto the scene during his rookie year in purple and gold with a spot on the All-OVC first team…was the only Golden Eagle to play in the No. 1 singles spot during the spring, compiling a 10-10 mark against the opposing team’s top competitors…collected an overall singles record of 21-16 to tie for the most wins by a Golden Eagle on the year…went 11-6 during the fall in singles action to knot for the most victories on the team…went 4-1 in singles action during OVC play…finished his freshman campaign with six wins in his final eight singles bouts, including a straight-set win over Aljaz Kaplja of Jacksonville State in the OVC Tournament championship match…strung together a dominant run in the Saint Francis Health System ITA Men’s All-American Championships (Sept. 29-Oct. 2) with six consecutive singles wins against top talent…collected a 15-10 doubles record during the year, highlighted by a 12-6 spring mark…went 3-1 during doubles play in OVC action.

BEFORE TECH: A native of Jacarei, Brazil, attended Colegio Alcance…won International Championship of Pato Alegna in native Brazil…represented Brazil in the South-American championships at age 12.

PERSONAL: Son of Ivan and Heloisa Tosetto…born June 2, 1999…intends to major in business management…full name is Rafael Pauli Tosetto.

HONORS AND AWARDS:

  • 2018-19 All-OVC first team