Cristhian Hernandez

Cristhian Hernandez

HT. 5-8
WT. 137
HOMETOWN/HIGH SCHOOL (LAST SCHOOL) Bogota, Colombia/Liceo La Sabana

2010-11 (SOPHOMORE): Registered 10-3 singles record, splitting time between Nos. 5 and 6, and 8-5 doubles mark, all at No. 3 ... Posted 2-0 singles record and 1-0 doubles mark in the fall ... Won both singles matches at Patriot Fall Classic, defeating UVA-Wise’s Chase Cupp and Centre College’s Eric Wesolowski ... Teamed with Jeremy Fleming to win only doubles match at Patriot Fall Classic, 8-0, against UVA-Wise’s Nick Austin and Jonathan Saado ... Dropped 2-6, 4-6, decision to Western Kentucky’s Caleb Ball in first dual match action before posting four consecutive victories, including wins over Lindsey Wilson’s Joe Cox, Martin Methodist’s Alejandro Yanes, Bethel University’s Raphael Sousa and LWC’s Clinton Berry ... Lost in second meeting against Yanes but then won four straight again, this time over Georgetown College’s Alex Lewis, Alabama-Huntsville’s Jordan Belcher, Bethel’s Sousa and WKU’s Ball ... Lost 4-6, 4-6, to McKendree University’s Davi Venditto ... Fleming and Hernandez posted 7-5 dual match record, all at No. 3 ... Lost first match to WKU’s Lance Freeman and Currie Martin before reeling off four straight wins, including victories over LWC’s Cox and Jacob Bryant, MMC’s Yanes and Alvaro Morcillo, Bethel’s Sousa and Ryan Weatherly and LWC’s Cox and Clinton Berry ... Lost in second meeting against MMC’s Yanes and Morcillo before defeating Georgetown’s Ross Phelps and Alex Lewis, Bethel’s Sousa and Joao Souza and WKU’s Ball and Bobby Whitmer ... Dropped final two matches of the year, 8-6 to McKendree’s Venditto and Doug Mennerick and 8-4 to Yanes and Morcillo.

2009-10 (FRESHMAN): Posted 5-9 singles record, playing at Nos. 2-5 at some point during the season, and registered 8-5 doubles mark, playing mostly with Jeremy Fleming at No. 3 in the lineup … Dropped both matches in the fall at ITA Southeast Regional, versus Brescia’s Julian Chenneberg and Martin Methodist’s Matthew Dyer … Lost first dual match of the spring, at Eastern Kentucky, but won next two, over Western Kentucky’s Bobby Whitmer and Alabama A&M’s Johnnie Singleton … Swept final two matches of Spring Break trip, against Michigan Tech’s Tim Viola and Albion College’s Brent Paschall … Lost three straight and 5-of-6 to end the year, including two-in-a-row to MMC’s Renato Castro and Lindsey Wilson’s Andrew Santos … Defeated WKU’s Currie Martin, 2-6, 6-2, 6-2, but dropped straight-set decisions to Bethel’s Gustavo Hoewell and MMC’s 30th-ranked Vinicius Santos at NAIA Qualifying Tournament … Posted 8-3 mark in doubles with Fleming … Won 2-of-3 on Spring Break trip with victories over Michigan Tech’s Evan Smith and Andrew Krewkow and Albion College’s Dave Blake and Billy Sessions … Split a pair of matches with MMC, losing to Renato Castro and Morcillo and defeating Castro and Matthew Dyer … The win over MMC started a four-match winning streak, including triumphs over Lindsey Wilson’s Jarad Hartney and Marlon DalPont, John Carmack and Drew Hill from the Univ. of the Cumberlands and Campbellsville’s Zac Malyon and Terry Caven … Lost 8-6 to Western Kentucky’s Quinn Saine and Currie Martin but won final two matches of the year, defeating Bethel’s Joao Souza and Bill Robertson and MMC’s Dyer and Morcillo … Dropped match at Alabama-Huntsville in only outing with Devin Crotzer … Lost only match with Mike Basler, versus Bethel in the fall at ITA Southeast Regional.


BEFORE CUMBERLAND: Played tennis for coach Uber Valbuena at Liceo La Sabana in Bogota, Columbia … Also competed in soccer, basketball and table tennis.


PERSONAL: Cristhian Camilo Hernandez Zambrano … Son of Hector Hernandez and Janneth Zambrano … Born April 26, 1989 … Majoring in Management.