- Fall 2018 Athletic Director's Honor Roll
Went 1-4 in singles play, playing primarily at the No. 6 position … Went 1-1 at the No. 5 position … Had one clinch … Went 5-6 in doubles play, playing primarily with partner Bailey Showers, but also Kevin Huynh … Went 3-1 at the No. 3 doubles position.
Competed in two tournaments during the fall season … Went 6-2 in singles play and 3-1 in doubles play, partnering with Bailey Showers … Made the finals of the Flight B Doubles bracket in the Gamecock Fall Invitational … Won four consecutive matches to finish 4-1 in the Flight B Singles bracket in the Gamecock Fall Invitational.
Graduated from Colegio Anglo-Americano in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil … Finished U18 ITF ranked as high as No. 146, finished with a 53-38 record in singles and 58-34 record in doubles … Reached No. 750 ranking in the U16 COSAT & ITF … Was ranked as high as No. 10 in the U14 COSAT … Nationals Team Competition Champion for Brazil … Named Best Player of the Year for U12 in 2011 and U14 in 2013 … Won the Tribute Sports Festival with Clube Paineras do Morumby in 2017 … Played club for Clube Paineiras do Morumby.
Diego Riviere Padilha was born on March 3, 2000 in Sao Paulo, Brazil …. Son of Pedro Torrado and Patricia Padilha … Has two older siblings, Alejandro and Bruno … Brother Bruno played tennis at Flagler College … Plans to major in business economics.