Jorge Cavero
    Jorge Cavero


    Lima, Peru

    High School:
    Nivel A

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 175



    182 Salukis earn academic honors from MVC

    Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award


    Salukis End Season with 4-0 Loss to Wichita State

    SIU ends season at 10-11


    Kianicka Named Freshman of the Year, Nelson Named co-Coach of the Year in MVC

    Cavero earns All-MVC nod, Kianicka/Rigby earn All-MVC at No. 1 doubles


    Salukis Drop Redbirds to Grab No. 3 Seed at MVC Championships

    Seniors Cuadrillero and Cavero Honored


    Salukis to Host Senior Day Against Illinois State on Saturday

    Maroon Match features free food and drinks while they last

    2011 MVC Freshman of the Year Jorge Cavero

    2012-13:Finished 12-7 overall in singles play with a 3-2 mark in conference action...Held an 11-5 doubles record with partner Szymon Opieczonek...Had a 10-match win streak between February 23 and April 13... Named a Scholar-Athlete by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.

    2011-12: Took a medical redshirt for the spring dual-match season...In the fall, advanced two rounds in pre-qualifying in singles at the ITA All-American and advanced to the Round of 16 in singles at the ITA Central Regional...Upset the 77th-ranked player in the nation Maniel Bains of Oklahoma State in the first round of the ITA Central Regional main draw, 7-6 (5), 6-1.

    2010-11: Won the Missouri Valley Freshman of the Year award...One of two SIU player's named to the MVC All-Select team...Led team in singles wins with a 15-4 record in his first semester on campus...Had a team best 5-2 record against MVC teams in singles...Posted a seven match winning streak between March 29 and April 23...Went 7-10 with doubles partner Carlos Do Val.

    Prior to SIU: Ranked third overall in boys age groups 16 and 18...Competed in the main draw in three Futures tournaments in 2010...Ranked third overall in nation in Men's category in 2010.

    Personal: Born Jorge Luis Cavero Mendoza on April 1, 1992 in Lima, Peru...Father, Luis, is a real estate agent...Mother, Maria, is a housewife...has one brother, Enrique...Majoring in Business.