Cody Rakela
Cody Rakela
Height: 6-1
Weight: 165
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Santa Cruz, Calif.
High School: Scotts Valley HS

UCSB

2014-2015

In the 2014-2015 season, Cody Rakela posted an overall singles record of 21-11, 15-10 in dual match play. Playing mainly in the No. 4 spot for the Gauchos, Rakela went 9-4. His 21 wins were the 2nd most by any player on the team.

High School
Cody Rakela attended Scotts Valley High School...Competed in the SCCAL league and CCS conference...Was the SCCAL Boys varsity singles champion as a freshman.

Juniors
Rakela was ranked No. 5 in Norcal Boys 18's and No. 89 nationally in Boys 18's...Was a singles finalist at the Johnson Ranch Jr. Championships in Boys 18's...Reached the semifinals in doubles at the Boys 16's Easter Bowl...Attended the High Performance Tennis Academy...Coached by Brad Weston.

Personal

Born in Berkeley, CA...Son of Jim and Judy Rakela...Wants to major in Economics...Lists winning his quarterfinal match at the EasterBowl on an ace as his favorite sports moment...Cheers for the Golden State Warriors, Oakland A's, Oakland Raiders, and the Miami Heat...Also competed in basketball, soccer, football, baseball, and swimming...Lists The Campaign as his favorite movie...Names James Patterson as his favorite author...His favorite athlete is LeBron James.