Melker Svard
Melker Svard
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Gothenburg, Sweden
High School: De la Gardie Gymnasiet

Background: Earned back-to-back bronze medals in the Swedish men’s highest division in 2011 and 2012… Reached the finals of a European junior tournament at his home club…  Competed in five doubles semifinal rounds in ITF Tournaments… Earned regional singles and doubles titles in 2007… Also competed in soccer and was the top scorer on a team which won a 2005 regional title… Has traveled extensively for tennis, including  a trip to the Caribbean in 2011… Considering a major in either business technology administration or economics… Enjoys seafood and lists favorite movie as Law Abiding Citizen... Selected UMBC because of “its great reputation and its great location”…Son of Ulrica and Christer Svard… Born Nov. 21, 1993.