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
ECU improves to 14-3 overall this season
Fall 2011: Posted a 2-5 record in singles play ... 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.
Coach Heinchon on Damien Brenard: "Damien might just be the hardest working guy we have ever had here at ECU. He comes to practice early and stays late. I expect him to play higher in our lineup."