HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from the International School of Geneva in 2013 ... Swiss Doubles champion in 2009 ... Two-time semifinalist at the Swiss Championships ... Ranked as high as #2 in the Swiss U18 rankings ... Held a top-80 European Tennis Association ranking.
PERSONAL: Born in Geneva, Switzerland ... Son of Urs and Ghislaine Ruppli ... Has two older sisters, Rebecca and Jessica ... Chose Pepperdine because of its "beautiful campus, great academics and exceptional tennis team"
FAVORITES: Favorite pro athlete is Roger Federer ... Lists Federer as his biggest sports hero because "he is from my father's hometown, Basel" ... Favorite book is The Great Gatsby ... Favorite tv show is Prison Break ... Favorite food is ice cream ... Favorite movie is A Man Apart ... Favorite musical artist is Swedish House Mafia ... Favorite sport other than tennis is golf ... Also enjoys skiing.