College of the Desert
- Began playing tennis at the age of six when his father took him to a club and provided lessons
- Favorite thing about tennis is that he has to depend on himself
Pearce's Comments: "Richard had a great record as a junior college player. He's just getting back into the 'swing' of things after sitting out last season. He is a great competitor and has a solid all-around game. I believe he will win some big matches for us when it matters."
- Sat out the 2002-03 season as a transfer from the College of the Desert in southern California
- At the College of the Desert, Dasek finished ranked No. 4 in singles and No. 1 on doubles for all junior colleges in Southern Calif.
BYU Hall of Fame
Senior Year 2003-2004
- Recorded a 1-10 overall record at mostly the Nos. 2 and 3 positions
- Teamed with Dominik Kaufhold to compile a 6-3 doubles record at the No. 2 position
- Won a tough three-set match against Utah
Medical Redshirt Year