Nathan Reix and Philip Hinojosa talk following the Wolf Pack's win over Portland State.
The men's 2011-12 team in action
At Nevada: 2011-12: (Sophomore) Competed in five dual matches on the singles courts, going 1-4 ... Was 3-8 overall in singles play ... Posted a 4-3 record in doubles play with two teammates. 2010-11: (Freshman) Played in six matches, including four matches in which he played in both singles and doubles competition ... Did not record a victory. 2009-2010: (Redshirt) Did not compete due to injury.
Prior to Nevada: Attended Bishop Manogue Catholic High School in Reno, Nevada ... Four year letter winner in tennis 2006-09 ... Made State quarterfinals in 2007 and 2008 ... Selected as 2nd team All-State in 2007 ... Northern Nevada Player of the Year in 2008 ... Member of National Honor Society ... Awarded National Latino Scholar in 2008 and AP Scholar with distinction.
Personal: Born February 17, 1991 in Columbia, Missouri ... Son of Tomas and Renee Hinojosa ... Has two younger siblings, one sister, Natalie and one brother, Patrick ... Chose Nevada over UC Davis, UCSD and Trinity ... Sports hero is Michael Jordan ... Most memorable event in career this far is qualifying for the State Championship as a junior ... Undecided major ... Enjoys playing Nintendo 64, going to the Rodeo, boating and wakeboarding and hanging out with friends.