|High School:||The Pendleton School|
Sophomore (2014-15): Was a staple at the No. 3 and 4 singles positions … went 8-12 and picked up big wins against players from Princeton and Yale throughout the conference season … mostly played at No. 3 doubles with either Sam Todd or Ciro Riccardi and ended up with a record of 7-13 … was awarded the team’s Hard Hat Commitment Award for being self-motivated, prepared and team-oriented.
Freshman (2013-14): Wrapped up his first season with the Big Green with a record of 14-5 in singles play and 8-10 in doubles action … mainly played in the No. 5 and 6 spots for singles and 2 and 3 positions for doubles … made an appearance in the No. 2 spot against Boston University, a match he won by a score of 6-1, 6-3 … went 4-1 in Ivy League singles action … paired up with Chris Kipouras for the majority of his doubles matches.
Before Dartmouth: Diego Pedraza attended Pendleton School in Bradenton, Florida … previous successes include a championship at the Colombian Copa Barranquilla Tournament and a finals finish at the American Orange Bowl U16 Tournament … named the student-athlete of the year at the Pendleton School in 2012.
Personal: Pedraza is the son of Jaime Pedraza and Nicoletta Novak and has one sister and one brother ... plans to study economics and geography and pursue a career in development economics.