This week’s featured is senior tennis player and golfer, Mark Gayer. Gayer hails from McPherson, Ks where he was a two time state doubles champion in high school playing for his dad at Mac High. Since coming to CCC as a freshman, Mark has competed to the Tigers on the golf course and the tennis courts. He has been to the NCCAA National Tennis Championships in 2011 and 2012, and just this past fall competed in the NCCAA Golf Championships.
He is a two time NCCAA 2nd Team All-American in tennis. He has played the #1 singles and #1 doubles positions for the Tiger tennis team all four years. This season, he is 1-0 in singles, and 2-0 in doubles with partner Dylon Neal. Mark is the son of Doug and Tamara Gayer of McPherson. He will graduate this spring with a degree in Sports Management. His immediate future plans include finding a job as soon as possible, and getting married to his fiancé Megan Carter in August.