Rafael Cuadrillero
    Rafael  Cuadrillero

    Madrid, Spain

    High School:
    La Salle Maravillas

    Student Assistant



    Opieczonek stays with SIU as student assistant

    Opieczonek played four seasons for the Salukis from 2011-15.


    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

    Sophomore Rafael Cuadrillero

    2012-13: Overall finished with an 8-17 record and a 1-3 mark in conference play... Intercollegiate Tennis Association Scholar-Athlete... Missouri Valley Conference First Team Scholar-Athlete selection.

    2011-12: Named an honorable mention to the 2012 MVC Scholar-Athlete team with a 3.7 GPA...Went 6-10 in singles in the dual-match season (6-17 overall), with a majority of his playing time coming at No. 5 singles...Was 2-3 in MVC play with victories against Creighton and Bradley at No. 5 singles.

    2010-11: Went 1-6 in singles with his highest appearance at No. 5...Played in and won one doubles match with partner Adam Fabik.

    Personal: Born on September 13, 1992, in Madrid, Spain...Son of Frederico and Maite...Has one sister, Maite...Majoring in Civil Engineering.