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Getting to Know Roman Warias

(Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

Academic Major:


Sports hero:

Roger Federer because he used to dominate the tennis world.

Most famous person I’ve met:

Rafael Nadal

Someone I wouldn’t mind being married to:


Favorite color:


Favorite ice cream:


Favorite place to eat:

Sushi Bar

If I could be an animal, I would be:


Two places I’d like to travel to:

Australia, China

Why I came to BYU:

Great business school and great tennis program.

Top three things I did this summer:

1) Played a doubles match with the Bryan brothers, 2) visited the island Ibiza in Spain, 3) enjoyed life.

My pre-match ritual:

Listening to music to get ready.

Favorite song to listen to before a game:

Closer to the Edge (30 Seconds to Mars)

How I spend my off-season:

At home in Germany with my family and girlfriend, playing in tennis tournaments and preparing for next season.

Favorite quote:

Ja, was denn jetzt!?

Something few people know about me:

I am from Germany and graduate as a junior.

Advice to others:

Keep working hard and follow all possible paths in life. That is what makes your future YOUR FUTURE!