UCLA Men's Tennis BIO
Karue Sell
Player Profile:
Karue Sell 1263800
Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Jaragua do Sul, Brazil
High School: Colegia Unificado

Finished the season with a 30-6 overall record in singles and a 23-12 mark in doubles with partner Joseph Di Giulio ... Recorded his 100th career singles win on April 22 against Stanford's Nolan Paige in the Pac-12 Tournament semifinals ... Ended the season ranked No. 97 in the final ITA Singles Rankings ... In dual match play, Sell was 7-1 against ranked opponents, most notably downing No. 61 Alex Ghilea of Oklahoma in straights in the NCAA quarterfinals ... Sell suffered his first loss of the spring season on April 17, when USC's then-No. 106 Jake DeVine snapped Sell’s 16-match winning streak ... Was the runner up at the So Cal Intercollegiate Championships after losing to USC's Max De Vroome in three sets in the final ... Teamed with Di Giulio in doubles for a 12-9 dual match record and an 11-3 tournament record ... Captured the doubles title with Di Giulio at the 2016 Sherwood Collegiate Cup ... Sell/Di Giulio advanced to the 2015 USTA/ITA Southwest Regional Championships doubles semifinals, where they fell to Pedro Iamachkine/Lautaro Pane (Pepperdine), 7-6 (5), 6-0 ... Second Team All-Pac-12 selection.  

Posted a 20-10 record in singles, going 4-0 in the No. 3 spot and 11-5 at No. 4 ... Undefeated in conference play with a 5-0 record in singles and a 4-0 mark in doubles ... Ranked as high as No. 67 in the ITA Singles rankings in the fall ... Went 23-11 overall in doubles play, posting a 12-6 record in the No. 2 position with Joseph Di Giulio ...  Ranked as high as No. 50 in the ITA Doubles rankings during the fall campaign ... The pair took down No. 49 Fawcett/Romanowicz of Stanford and No. 50 de Vroome/Johnson of USC in the spring ... Earned All-Pac-12 honorable mention honors. 

Ended the season listed at No. 104 in singles in the Final ITA Rankings … Ranked as high as No. 64 during the year (Jan. 2) … Honorable Mention All-Pac-12 selection … Finished the season with a 23-7 overall singles record … Went 14-3 in dual matches, playing mostly at court No. 5 where he was 8-2 … Played as high as No. 3 in the singles lineup … Highest-ranked win of the season came over No. 58 Eric Johnson in the Battle in the Bay Classic … Eventually won the back draw at the Battle in the Bay, downing Pepperdine's Stefan Menichella, 6-4, 7-5 in the final … Significant contributor in doubles as well, playing much of the year with Marcos Giron at the No. 1 spot … The duo went 8-3 at the top spot … Teamed with his regular partner, Adrien Puget, once Puget returned from injury toward the end of the season … The duo anchored the No. 2 spot in the lineup, going 5-1 through the Pac-12 Championships and NCAA Tournaments … Also teamed with Mackenzie McDonald to take home the doubles title at the Southern California Intercollegiates … Downed teammates Joseph Di Giulio and Ryoto Tachi, 8-4 in the final.

Named to the NCAA All-Tournament Team at No. 6 singles and No. 2 doubles (w/Adrien Puget) … Ranked second only behind Marcos Giron (35) in singles wins on the team, ending the year with a 31-8 overall record … Led the team in dual match singles wins, registering a 27-3 record … Played primarily at the No. 6 position where he went 19-3 … Was also 2-0 at court No. 4 and 6-0 at the No. 5 spot … Won 18 of his last 19 matches to end the season … Picked up a huge win over Virginia's Julen Uriguen in the NCAA Team Finals to tie the dual match at 3-3 … Undefeated in NCAA Tournament play, going 5-0 … Picked up three wins over ranked opponents on the season … Highest ranked win came over No. 60 Mate Zsiga of Baylor at the Sherwood Collegiate Cup … Led the team in overall (24) and dual match (21) doubles wins … Teamed primarily with Puget at the No. 2 spot, going 17-3 … Ranked as high as No. 29 nationally with Puget (March 12).

Redshirted the season ... Joined the team in March of 2012.

High School/Juniors
Played in three of the four junior Grand Slam tournaments, seeing action at the Australian Open, Roland Garros and U.S. Open Championships ... Reached the semifinals in doubles with American Mitchell Krueger at the 2011 Australian Open ... Best Grand Slam singles showing came when he reached the round of 16 at the 2010 U.S. Open ... Has also advanced to the semifinals at the prestigious Orange Bowl Junior Championships (2009), and claimed the singles title at the 2010 Uruguay Bowl ... Achieved a career-high combined junior ranking of No. 33 in the world in July of 2011 ... Has played a number of ITF Futures events, mostly in his native Brazil ... Captured the doubles title at the 2011 Teresina Open.

Full name is Karue Wiele Sell ... Born on November 13, 1993 in Jaragua do Sul, Brazil ... major is geography.

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