PREP: No. 1 ranked junior player in Cyprus… Represented Cyprus in the Youth Olympic Games… Hitting partner for Davis Cup Team… Temple, St. John’s and Hofstra also showed interest in Nearchou.
PERSONAL: Came to ODU after serving his country in the Army for a year… Son of Evangelos and Andri Nearchou… Has one brother, Andreas.
WHY ODU?: “I chose ODU because it has a very professional-like feel in both academics as well as athletics. I feel like this university will provide me with everything I need to succeed.”