Pablo Olivarez
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
City/State: Muntinlupa City, Philippines
High School: Olivarez College
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  • Moved into 12th on WMU's career wins list with 178 overall victories
  • Clinched the team victory in the 2012 MAC Tournament finals against Buffalo, beating Wojciech Starakiewicz 6-2, 6-4 in the No. 3 singles match
  • Compiled a record of 12-5 in No. 2 doubles, including a 4-1 record in MAC play, primarily teamed with Aaron Wong
  • Notched fourth straight 20-win singles season, compiling a record of 20-19
  • Ranked third on the Broncos with 23-16 record in doubles play, his fourth straight season of 20+ doubles wins


  • ITA All-Academic team
  • Named Second Team All-MAC for second consecutive season
  • Finished the season with a 20-13 singles record, including a perfect 5-0 record in conference play and four straight wins to close the year
  • Defeated Alexandre Brym 6-4, 6-4 in the semifinals of the 2011 MAC Men's Tennis championship
  • Tied for the Broncos' team lead in doubles wins with a 25-9 record, including a 17-5 record in dual matches
  • Registered a 5-0 record in MAC doubles play, teaming with Casey Cullen for the undefeated season
  • Teamed with Ross VanderPloeg to reach the finals of Flight B Doubles at the Purdue Fall Invitational (9/17-19)
  • Defeated Bartosz Jozwiak of DePaul 6-4, 6-4 to win his 100th career match at the Wildcat Fall Invitational (10/15-17) ... went 3-1 in Flight B Singles on his way to the semifinals
  • Teamed with three different partners to win eight consecutive doubles matches (1/13-2/11)
  • Undefeated (11-0) when paired at No. 3 doubles
  • Earned third letter


  • Second Team All-MAC, Academic All-MAC
  • Member of WMU Doubles Team of the Year with Casey Cullen
  • Awarded WMU Hap Sorensen Coach's Award
  • Led the team with 17-6 record in doubles with Cullen, including 13-4 in dual matches
  • Olivarez and Cullen went 3-0 in the MAC Tournament to finish the season on a nine-match winning streak
  • Went 17-8 in dual singles at No. 2 (3-0), No. 3 (12-8) and No. 4 (2-0)
  • Reached his doubles flight final at the Vredevelt Invitational
  • Defeated players from Southern Illinois and Tennessee to make the semifinals in his singles flight at the season-opening IU Invitational
  • Earned second letter


  • ITA Scholar-Athlete
  • WMU Rookie of the Year
  • Tied for second on the team with 25 singles wins, including 8-5 mark at No. 5 with a win in the MAC Tournament championship match vs. Toledo
  • Went 8-2 at No. 3 doubles with Casey Cullen, including 2-0 at the MAC Tournament
  • Went 4-1 in MAC singles and 3-1 in MAC doubles
  • Won singles flight at Vredevelt Invitational
  • Earned first letter

High School

  • Ranked career-high No. 197 in the world in the International Tennis Federation (1/7/08)
  • Posted 88 career international victories (51 in singles, 37 in doubles)
  • Ranked No. 1 in the Philippines in all age groups
  • Ranked No. 8 in Philippines men’s tennis
  • Reached the World Group in the World Youth Cup ITF Czech Republic in 2003
  • Reached the World Group in the Junior Davis Cup ITF in Barcelona in 2005
  • Member of the Philippines Davis Cup Team in 2008 matches vs. Japan and Uzbekistan
  • Won Inter-school Tennis Association championship all four years of high school
  • High school’s Athlete of the Year
  • Also competed in chess and baseball in high school
  • Earned WMU Presidential Scholarship


  • Majoring in civil engineering with 3.61 GPA
  • Son of Edwin and Maria Victoria Olivarez
  • Has a younger brother, Edwin Jr., and younger sister, Christine
  • Fourth member of his extended family to play American collegiate tennis after his cousin Melissa Orteza (Cornell) and aunts Edna Olivarez (Cal State Los Angeles) and Eva Olivarez (San Diego State)
  • Edna Olivarez won the NCAA Division II singles and doubles national championships in 1990
  • Born Jan. 1, 1990


Olivarez' Career Statistics (as of 4/30/12)

Year Singles Doubles Overall
2008-09 25-14 22-16 47-30
2009-10 22-16 21-12 43-28
2010-11 20-13 25-9 45-22
2011-12 20-19 23-16
Overall 87-62 91-53