Luka Mernik
Luka Mernik
Height: 5'8"
Weight: 170
Year: SR
Hometown: Maribor, Slovenia
High School: Vestavia Hills

As a Junior (2012-2013):

Competed in 20 team matches ... Tallied a 7-13 record at the No. 3 spot ... Also played one match at the second singles player ... Recored the most single wins on the team ... Played in all 22 team matches at the top double spot while teamed with Devashish Joshi

As a Sophomore (2011-2012):

Played in 16 of the Beavers' 17 matches...Played #1 doubles for the entire season with his partner Devashish Joshi...Played #1-#3 singles for Caltech...Won three doubles matches against Biola (8-6), St. John's (MN) (8-4), and Swarthmore (8-4)


High School:

Member of the tennis team for all four years in high school


Personal:

Mathematics major...Plans on attending graduate school after undergraduate studies are complete...Lists playing sports as his favorite activity...Team co-captain for 2012 season...His favorite athletes are Phoenix Suns point guard Goran Dragic and LA Kings center Anze Kopitar and his favorite team is the Alabama Crimson Tide football team...His most exciting project was working on Laminations...Son of Marsan and Alenka...Has a sister named Ana