Magin Ortiga
Magin  Ortiga
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Cartagina, Colombia

High School:
Colegio Jorge Washington

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 157

Birthdate:
05/25/1990

Experience:
2 letters


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General info: Helped shore up the bottom of Tech's lineup as a freshman at No. 5, and continued to play solidly as a sophomore ... 39-29 in singles for his career.

2010-11: Had an 12-10 dual match record (9-7 at No. 5), and a 5-6 mark in conference matches ... 0-2 career in NCAA dual matches (3 unfinished) ... 19-15 overall in singles for the year ... Did not play doubles competitively in the spring.

2009-10: Helped shore up the bottom of Tech's lineup, going 10-5 in singles at that position, 14-8 in all dual matches and 20-14 for the year ... Also 4-1 at No. 6, but played all but one of his matches since Feb. 27 at No. 5 ... Won seven of his last 10 matches of the spring, and won his only ACC Championship match that finished ... Played in just six doubles matches, only one in the dual season.

High School/Junior Tennis: Former top-ranked player in Colombia and South America ... Trained at the Federacio Catalana Tennis Academy in Barcelona, Spain ... Finished in the top-10 at the South American Tennis Championships in 2004 (2nd) and 2006 (6th) ... Held the No. 1 singles spot in Colombia at the 12, 14 and 16 age groups ... Member of the Colombian National Team in '04 and '06 ... Named Athlete of the Year at his High School, Colegio Jorge Washington, in 9th and 11th grade.

Personal: Full name is Magin Chedid Ortiga ... Born May 25, 1990 in Cartagena, Colombia ... Parents are Magin Ortiga and Vivian Eljarek ... Has three siblings, Sofia (14), Sara (2) and Pablo (2) ... Began playing tennis at the age of four ... Enjoys playing soccer as well as hanging out with friends ... Majoring in History.

Career Results (Singles)
Year ACC Dual Overall
2009-10 6-5 (.545) 14-8 (.636) 20-14 (.588)
2010-11 5-6 (.455) 12-10 (.545) 19-15 (.589)
Total 11-11 (.500) 26-18 (.591) 39-29 (.574)
Career Results (Doubles)
Year ACC Dual Overall
2009-10 0-2 (.000) 1-3 (.250) 4-5 (.444)
2010-11 0-0 (.000) 0-0 (.000) 0-5 (.000)
Total 0-2 (.000) 1-3 (.250) 4-10 (.286)