|Hometown:||Wesley Chapel, Fla.|
2016-17: Went 6-9 on the year in singles play, inlcuding a 6-4 record in Conference Carolina play...Won his first match at King agaisnt Erskine College winning sets 6-3, 6-2 at No. 4 singles...Won three straight conference matches agaisnt Erskine, Limestone, and Emmanuel 2/16-3/11...Had three victories in doubles, the last one coming with partner Kyle Logue agasint Lees-McRae.
Prior to King: Played tennis at Newberry College and finished in second place in the conference tournament.
High school: Four time conference and district champions...Three time regional champions...Two time state champion and 2015 National Champion...All-Conference all four years...Seven individual golds medals for state and one silver...Only team sport to win states in high school and firs men's state champion for Wiregreass Ranch High School.
Personal Information: Son of Jaime and Ingrid Candanedo...Major is Nursing...Originally from Puerto Rico and Spanish is first language.