2015-16: In 2015-16, Merino went 9-4 in singles action and went a combined 12-9 in doubles...After dropping three of his first four matches to begin the spring season, Merino rebounded to win eight consecutive singles bouts against SoCon competition...Merino went on to be named Second Team All-SoCon in doubles for the second straight season with partner Sebastian Yllera...The duo went 9-1 when paired together, which was the second highest winning percentage on the squad.
2014-15: Merino won 15 games in singles play for the Buccaneers including nine in a row during the season... In doubles play he won 16 matches including a win over 5th ranked Georgia when he was partnered with Robert Herrera...Went 7-0 in SoCon conference play
2013-14: Posted a team-best 16-4 spring singles record... Went a perfect 7-0 in Atlantic Sun singles play... Recorded a 9-10 doubles mark.Honors2016 SoCon Second Team (Doubles; teamed with Sebastian Yllera)2016 Spring Academic All-SoCon, SoCon Honor Roll
Personal: Born May 19, 1993... Son of Ismael Merino and Karin Lindemann...majoring in management/marketing at ETSU.