Won the under-21 Mexican National Championship at age 18 ... Named the 2011 Mexico City Sportsman of the Year ... Formerly coached by Doug Davis at Preparatoria Abierta High School.
Born Pablo Landa on April 8, 1995 ... Son of Jose and Norma Landa ... Has two siblings, Diego and Jimena ... Majoring in General Studies as a freshman ... Lists his hobbies as listening to music and hanging out with his friends ... Pablo's biggest thrill in sports occurred when he was named champion of the under-21 Mexican National Championship on his 18th birthday ... Cites David Ferrer as his favorite athlete for his hard work ethic ... Chose Illinois because he felt great being around the tennis team and coaches.