Men's Tennis

Cristobal Rivera
Cristobal Rivera


Santa Monica, Calif.

High School:
Santa Monica HS

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 130



Championships Honors at 9th Annual Iggys

Conference titles by men's soccer and women's water polo highlight 2014 Lions Athletic Fund Iggy Awards on Thursday Night.


Men's Tennis Falls to USF in First Round

The LMU men's tennis team dropped their first round match at the WCC Championships to San Francisco for the third straight year.


Volmari, Rivera, Simko Earn WCC Accolades

The West Coast Conference announced the 2014 Men's Tennis All-WCC awards on Monday, with three Lions being recognized for singles play.


Lions End Regular Season with 5-2 Win at UC Irvine

The LMU men's tennis team traveled to UC Irvine Wednesday afternoon and came home with a 5-2 win to end the regular season.


Lions Drop a Close One at Pacific

The LMU men's tennis team suffered a 5-2 setback to Pacific on Saturday.


Radford postmatch with Cris Rivera

Radford postmatch with Cris Rivera


Preview with Cristobal Rivera

Preview with Cristobal Rivera


2014 Iggy Awards

2014 Iggy Awards from the Los Angeles Marriott on May 1, 2014


MTEN | LMU vs. Portland

Final home game at LMU Tennis Center


MTEN | LMU vs. Pepperdine

Men's tennis at LMU Tennis Center for Wells Fargo PCH Cup


Men's Tennis at Pepperdine - March 20, 2013

Men's Tennis at Pepperdine - March 20, 2013 Photos by Jeff Golden


Men's Tennis vs. Oklahoma State - March 19, 2013

Men's Tennis vs. Oklahoma State - March 19, 2013

Cristobal Rivera is in his third season with LMU Men's Tennis...earned honorable mention All-WCC in 2014...

Named honorable mention All-WCC after finishing 16-7 overall in singles play while competing on courts 3-5...the 16 victories were tops on the team...went 7-3 in WCC play...had a string of 10 straight victories from March 13 to April 6, the longest streak of any Lion in 2014...finished the year 15-7 in doubles, including 8-2 with partner Felix Van Kann at #2...the duo was 3-1 in WCC play...also went 7-3 with teammate David Doehring...

Went 12-10 in singles on Courts 2-5...made a big impact as LMU's only freshman...beat WCC opponents six times in singles...was 1-12 with multiple partners in doubles...

Four-year varsity letter winner and starter under coach Wilston Poon... two-year captain... four years All-Santa Monica... four years All-Area... four years All-Ocean League...four years All-CIF Division II... team won three consecutive league titles... two-time CIF runner-ups... CIF individual runner-up... undefeated during his senior year... covered locally by the Santa Monica Patch newspaper...

Cristobal Miguel Rivera was born September 29, 1994, in Santa Monica, California... son of Maria Dolores Del Valle and Hernan Rivera... graduated from Santa Monica High School... no brothers nor sisters... considered Boise State, Cal Poly and Fresno State before choosing LMU... chose LMU because it is a "great school," close to home, a great offer, and his parents can watch him play... no major declared.


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