The sophomore earned his second consecutive all-conference first team honor after leading the Gaels with 13 victories on court No. 1.
Saint Mary's nearly took down the nationally-ranked Toreros on Senior Day Sunday afternoon.
Saint Mary's will honor its seniors in the season's final home match.
Saint Mary's will host WCC powerhouse San Diego on Sunday, April 22 for its Senior Day.
Saint Mary's will travel to Gonzaga to face the Bulldogs on April 14 at 12 p.m. PDT.
AS A FRESHMAN (2016-17): Came to Saint Mary's in the spring and immediately made an impact as the Gaels' top performer...went 10-5 in singles play...was 7-2 from the No. 1 spot and went 4-0 in conference play...also led the team with eight doubles victories...played mainly alongside Nash Vollenweider...posted a streak of 11 straight matches without a loss in singles action...following the season, was named WCC Freshman of the Year...also was named All-WCC First Team Singles and All-WCC Honorable Mention Doubles with Vollenweider...earned his first collegiate win in doubles play with Vollenweider against Holy Names...earned his first collegiate singles victory against San Diego State on Feb. 24....was edged by No. 70 Michael Genender of Stanford in three sets (6-3, 6-7, 6-10)...defeated Connor Finerty of Northern Colorado 6-1, 6-0 in his first match as No. 1 singles...won both of his singles matches in Saint Mary's conference victories.
PRIOR TO SAINT MARY'S: Graduated from Glenwood High School... Plans to major in Business Administration... Member of the South African Junior Davis Cup team, Junior Commonwealth Games... Ranked No. 1 in South Africa for U-18 Boys... High of No. 93 in the world on the junior circuit... Chose Saint Mary's for the location, good academics, and relationship with the coaching staff... Postgraduate plans include playing professional tennis.
5/7/2018 - M. Tennis
MTEN | Gaels Sign Aussie Standout David Abfalter
5/2/2018 - M. Tennis
MTEN | Vollenweider, Krutik Named WCC All-Academic
4/25/2018 - M. Tennis
MTEN | Kesaris Named All-WCC First Team
4/22/2018 - M. Tennis
MTEN | Gaels Take No. 44 Toreros the Distance in 4-3 Loss
4/20/2018 - M. Tennis
MTEN | Gaels Host No. 44 San Diego on Senior Day
04/14/2018 - M. Tennis
MTEN | Gaels Drop Tough Match at Gonzaga, 4-2
04/13/2018 - M. Tennis
MTEN | Gaels Fall at Portland in Front End of Road Trip
04/11/2018 - M. Tennis
MTEN | Gaels Travel North To Play Portland, Gonzaga
04/09/2018 - M. Tennis
Bot Named Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week
04/07/2018 - M. Tennis