Whittle earns third career award as an Aggie; Lam (second) and Pham (first) also honored
UC Davis earns a bye into Friday's semifinals against either Cal Poly or UC Riverside
UC Davis salutes senior class prior to Wednesday clash with Nevada at the Marya Welch Tennis Center
UC Davis (2-0) and UC Santa Barbara (1-0) clash on Monday in Davis
Aggies host nationally ranked Cal Poly, Hawai'i at the Marya Welch Tennis Center
2012-13: BIG WEST ACADEMIC ALL-CONFERENCE HONOREE... NCAA POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT...Toki Sherbakov is the third Aggie in the Div. I era to earn the scholarship, joining gymnast Katie Yamamura and women's tennis student-athlete Randi Schuler...The spring sports edition of the $7,500 scholarship, given to 29 male and 29 female student-athletes combined from the Div. I, Div. II and Div. III ranks, is an extremely competitive award based on based on academic achievement, athletic accomplishment, community service and leadership...Crafted a 7-12 singles record, all as UC Davis' top singles player... Alongside Adam Levie, the pair won 11 of 20 doubles matches, all as the team's No. 1 doubles pairing... Early in the season, Sherbakov won three of four singles matches against Sonoma State (1/25), George Fox (2/1) and Seattle (2/2)... Opened the season with doubles triumphs in seven of the first nine matches played... Ended the season with wins in three of his last four matches, including a 9-8 result against Pacific at the Big West Tournament.
2011-12: BIG WEST ALL-CONFERENCE SINGLES FIRST TEAM... BIG WEST ALL-CONFERENCE DOUBLES HONORABLE MENTION... Finished with a 10-12 dual match record as the Aggies' sole No. 1 singles player, posting a 5-3 record in final eight matches of the season... Paired with Josh Albert for a 3-5 doubles record, including a 3-2 mark at the No. 2 position... The duo defeated Pacific's Erik Cederwall and Alex Hamilton 8-3 in the first round of the Big West Tournament on Apr. 27... Compiled eight wins in doubles play with various partners... All-Big West Conference Spring Academic selection.
2010-11: Battled through injuries to finish with a 2-7 singles record in dual matches... Played three matches at the No. 1 singles spot and had a 1-2 mark... Posted a 3-2 singles record in fall competition... Had a combined 2-10 record in doubles play during dual matches, finishing with a 2-7 mark at the No. 2 position... Added a 1-2 record in doubles play during the fall schedule.
2009-10: SINGLES SECOND-TEAM ALL-BIG WEST CONFERENCE... Went 13-8 in singles and 8-12 in doubles... Served as the No. 2 singles player for the majority of the season, finishing with a 7-4 record... Also had a 2-1 record at No. 1 singles and a 3-1 mark at No. 3 singles... Recorded a 1-2 record in singled during the fall... Had a 0-2 mark in doubles during the fall... Bounced around in doubles play, finishing with a 4-6 record at the No. 2 position, 1-1 mark at the No. 1 position and 3-3 record at the No. 3 position.
MOUNTAIN VIEW HS `09: Won 44 matches with just five losses in his prep career... All matches were played at No. 1... Named Most valuable player as a sophomore and received Mentor's Award as a senior... Posted an 11-1 singles mark as a senior... Team competed in the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League.
PERSONAL: Born in Berkeley, Calif... Majoring in applied mathematics... Parents are Elena and Oleg Sherbakov... Proudest personal accomplishment is climbing the highest peak on the island of Oahu... Has traveled to five continents on multiple occasions... Career highlight is winning four consecutive NorCal doubles championships with Jeffrey Liu.