Ruy

Teixeira

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Height: 6'4"
Class: Junior
City/State: Sao Paulo, Brazil
High School: Brazil Objetivo HS
Other College: Winthrop
Experience: Transfer

Bio

FALL SEASON (2018)
Completed singles matches in the fall with a 3-4 overall record ... Defeated Harvard’s Chris Morrow in a 7-6(5), 6-4 match in the Ivy Plus Invitational ... Defeated Sergio Lizarraga of Jacksonville State in a 6-7(6), 7-5, 6-0 match in the ITA Southern Regional Championships ... Defeated Marquette’s Alvaro Verdu in a 7-6, 3-6, 6-1 match at the Longhorn Invitational.

PRIOR TO LSU
Played three seasons at Winthrop University where he compiled a 22-22 overall record ... Only played two dual matches during the 2017-18 season because of a shoulder injury but has two seasons of eligibility remaining ... Was the No. 2 singles player and manned the top doubles court at Winthrop prior to his injury ... Ranked as high as No. 42 in the 2018 ITA doubles rankings.

PERSONAL
Born on October 5, 1996 in Brazil ... Son of Wlamir and Elisabete Teixeira ... Has a twin sister, Beatriz ... Majoring in general business.

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