My name is Artem Pugach. I am currently living and training in Burgas, Bulgaria. For the past 2-3 years I was training with Coach Jofre Porter at the Global Tennis Academy in Mallorca, Spain. Now I am in my last school year and hoping to succeed in college tennis.
|Team/Club||TC Avenue, Burgas|
Competitions & Tournaments
Individual Tournaments best finishes:
U16 McTeen Tournament, Mallorca,Spain - Winner
Tennis Europe 2nd category Sofia - Semifinal
ITF Juniors Bahrain J5 - Semifinal ( doubles)
ITF Juniors Bahrain J5 -Quarter final
ITF Juniors Varna J5 - Quarter final
ITF Junior Kuwait J4 - Quarterfinal
ITF Juniors Rwanda J4 - Round of 16
ITF Juniors Kuwait J4 - Round of 16
Team competitions best finishes:
U16 Mallorca Team Competition - 1st Place
U16 Balearic Islands Team Competition - 1st Place
U16 Spain National Team Competition - 4th Place
Other Athletic Info
Best ITF Ranking: 1139
|High School||Private English School - Burgas|
What makes you different?
I am super adaptive and competitive. This helps me pass all the challenges I am facing.
Why do you want to compete in college?
I am really excited to be able to play college tennis because it is a great opportunity to study, get a degree and challenge my skills on the tennis court.
My goal is to combine tennis with a good education. My major of choice will be Computer Science.
Tennis and life Goals?
I would like to play tennis after university but if it doesn't go well I will always have a backup plan with my University degree.
Anything else we should know?
At the age of 15 I went to an academy in Spain called Global tennis for 2 years, where I was practicing and competing with the best juniors in Spain.