Christopher Biro
Christopher Biro

Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Adelaide, Australia

Alma Mater:
Arizona State '06


GRADUATE (2006-07): Went 13-6 in dual match play during the spring... played primarily at the No. 2 position... put together a 5-1 MWC singles record... concluded the regular season winning 10 of 11 singles matches... named to the All-MWC singles team... defeated two consecutive nationally ranked opponents in Christian Groh (No. 92) of San Diego State and Jeremy Sonkin (No. 111) of Wisconsin... posted nine victories playing at the No. 2 and No. 3 doubles positions... teamed up with Stuart Row to defeat BYU's tandem of Mears and Planck to clinch the doubles point in a close 4-3 victory... recorded a 3-1 doubles mark against conference opponents alongside Radu Barbu... named TCU Male Athlete of the Week on April 2 after going 3-1 in singles play against Utah, No. 69 BYU and No. 52 San Diego State... recorded three singles victories in the fall... advanced to the round of 32 in the Wilson/ITA South Central Regional after defeating Kody Duplechin of Lamar and Chris Hooshyar of SMU... notched a 2-2 record with Kriegler Brink in doubles... the duo advanced to the quarterfinals of the Baylor HEB Intercollegiate.

At Arizona State (2005-06): Earned a singles mark of 13-17 on the season... recorded a win to help knock off Texas A&M... upset No. 84 Jarmaine Jenkins of Clemson 7-6(3), 6-7(8), 1-0(8)... defeated Arron Spencer of Oregon 5-7, 6-4, 6-1... topped Jeff Groslimond of rival Arizona 6-7(7-9), 7-6(7-2), 1-0(9-7).

At Arizona State (2004-05): Led the team with 18 wins... named All-Pac 10 Honorable Mention... won the Thunderbird/ASU Collegiate Invitational... recorded six consecutive victories to win the Milwaukee Collegiate Classic... finished the season ranked No. 50 by the ITA... defeated No. 24 Jamil Al-Agba 6-7, 6-2, 6-2 to help the Sun Devils upset No. 9 USC... recorded a win against Jason Labrosse 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 to propel the team past rival Arizona... earned a win against Georgia Tech's David North, 7-5, 4-6, 7-5... advanced to the singles quarterfinals of the Pac-10 Championships after again upsetting No. 12 Jamil Al-Agba of USC 3-6, 6-2, 6-2.

At Arizona State (2003-04): Recorded a singles mark of 13-10... led the team with six wins in the Pac-10... played in all positions, including a record of 7-3 in the No. 3 slot...clinched the win against No. 29 Auburn, defeating Rodrigo Minozzo 7-5, 4-6, 7-5... teamed up with Ryan McBride to defeat the tandem of Surapol and Gruendler 8-4 as the Sun Devils upset No. 2 UCLA... recorded the only singles win against Arizona... earned a singles and doubles victory in a win against No. 29 California... paired with Ryan McBride to defeat Louisville's duo of Kennedy and Nicodim 8-6 in the first round of the NCAA Championships... participated in the Pac-10 Conference Individual Championships.

High School/Junior: Earned an ITF singles ranking of 120... won four ITF tournaments... also advanced to the finals and semifinals of two ITF tournaments... won the State Clay Court Championships... ranked No. 4 in Australia... represented South Australia in the National Interstate Team Championship in 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002 and 2003, winning the championship in 2003.

Personal: Christopher Biro is the son of Otto and Priscilla Biro of Adelaide ... born in Baden, Austria... graduated with a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in mass communications and business from Arizona State in May of 2006... currently pursuing a masters of journalism with a concentration in advertising and public relations.


    Cook Children's Albertsons
    Pepsi American Airlines