The Penn State men's tennis team defeated Troy today during the first day of the South Florida Tournament
Before Penn State: Gabriel Nemeth, originally from Brazil, began playing tennis at the age of ten. At 14 years of age, he won a Brazilian National Doubles Championship. Nemeth has consistently been in the top 20 in Brazil's national rankings, earning a ranking of No. 7, his highest, when he was 15 years old. Gabriel moved from Brazil to Florida to train at Evert Tennis Academy, where he won both Most Improved Player (2014-2015) and Player of the Year (2015-2016). Nemeth also played with the International Tennis Federation for one and a half years, reaching a rank of 405th in the world. While with the ITF, Nemeth won three ITF titles for doubles and as a finalist in both ITF doubles and a singles.