|Hometown:||Punta del Este, Uruguay|
|High School:||Bradenton Preparatory Academy|
One of three newcomers on the 2011-12 Golden Eagle roster,
Ezequiel Gils was the lone freshman to join the squad in August to
begin his Golden Eagle career. A native of Uruguay, he moved to the
Florida to attend high school and received his training at the
prestigious Bolattteri Tennis Academy in Bradenton, Fla. He
returned to his native country following graduation from high
school and has been playing in national tournaments, earning a
ranking of No. 9 among men's players in Uruguay.
BEFORE TECH: Ezequiel started his tennis lessons at an early age with his parents at the Club National de Futball...by the time he was nine years old, he made a switch for four years of lessons at the Cantegril Country Club...by the time he was high school age, he moved to Bradenton where he began training at the Bolatteri Tennis Academy...he spent two years at the Bradenton School and two addition years at Bolatteri...during those two seasons he competed in a variety of USTA Tournaments.
PERSONAL: Ezequiel is the son of Eduardo Gils and Monica Monzon...birthdate is December 10, 1992...full name is Ezequiel Ignacio Gils Monzon...majoring in computer engineering.