Miles Holvoet, Damien Brenard and Blake Gregory return home with hardware
ECU finishes the season with an overall record of 16-6
Pirates advance to face top-seeded Tulsa Friday in the quarterfinals
Joran Vliegen lost in singles for the first time this season after winning 17 straight
Damien Brenard wins final match to clinch 4-3 victory
Coach Heinchon on Damien Brenard: "Damien has come a long way in the past two years. He clinched some important wins for our team last year and his continued growth as one of our leaders, will be a valuable asset to our team."
Fall 2013: Posted a 5-4 singles record and a 1-5 doubles mark with two different partners ... Won both of his matches at the ECU Fall Shootout ... Compiled a 2-2 record at the UNCW Fall Invitational ... Defeated Charlotte's J. Massalle Ferreri in the opening round of the Wake Forest Invitational.
As A Sophomore (2012-13): Compiled a 12-8 singles record in dual matches ... Posted a 10-7 record at the No. 4 position and a 2-1 mark at No. 3 ... Opened the season by winning eight of his first nine matches ... Won 10 matches in straight sets ... Paired with John Schmitt for an 8-4 doubles record at the No. 2 position ... Compiled a 5-5 record in tournament play ... Won both of his matches at the "Big Jim" Russell Memorial hosted by North Carolina ... Compiled a 6-6 doubles record with three partners ... Teamed with Nicolas Soriano for a 4-3 doubles record and reached the Flight A Doubles Final at the UNCW Invitational ... Earned a spot on the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
As A Freshman (2011-12): Constructed a 12-11 singles record during the spring season, playing 17 matches at the No. 5 position ... Posted a 7-10 record at No. 5 ... Won 12 of 13 matches at home ...Teamed with Nicolas Soriano for a 5-3 doubles record ... Posted a 2-5 record in singles play during the fall ... Recorded a pair of straight set wins over Paul Nahon of Richmond (6-1, 6-1) and The Citadel's James Atkinson (6-2, 6-2) ... Paired with David Masciorini for a 5-3 doubles record.
High School/Junior Tennis: Graduated from the Institute of Notre Dame of Loveral in the spring of 2011 ... Advanced to the second round of the 2010 Kenya International Junior Championships.
Personal: Full name is Damien Brenard ... Born January 29, 1993 in Charleroi, Belgium ... Son of Brenard Didier and Kathleen Boxus ... Father is former Belgian judo champion ... Intended academic major is business.