Six players named scholar athletes, team earns academic award
The Herd Adds Anna Smith and Ana Marhuenda
The Herd earned one first team honor, three second team honors and two third team honors
The Herd finishes the season with a 14-10 record
Derya Turhan won her tenth consecutive singles match
Finished her career by ranking in the top 25 in Marshall history for singles wins (63), doubles wins (62) and overall wins (125) … Named to the All-Conference USA Singles Third Team … Also named to the All-Conference USA Doubles Second Team with partner Derya Turhan … Compiled a singles record of 13-10 during dual match play, splitting time primarily at the Nos. 4 and 5 spots … Won her only match at No. 3, defeating Nina Dillwald of West Virginia State in straight sets (7-5, 6-1) … Went 8-7 at the No. 4 position … Went 4-3 at the No. 5 position … Won her opening match in the Conference USA tournament against Lois Wagenvoort of UTEP in straight sets (6-2, 6-1) … won the deciding point against Penn State, defeating Samantha Smith in three sets (1-6, 6-2, 6-1) … Won five matches against Power Five conference opponents (Wisconsin, Minnesota, Louisville, Penn State and Maryland) … Won four of her final six matches to end her Herd career … Went 13-7 in doubles play, playing primariy with Derya Turhan at the No. 1 position … Won both of her doubles matches in the regular season against Conference USA opponents … Spent five weeks in the national polls for doubles, reaching as high as No. 58 … Defeated two ranked opponent, then No. 51 Caroline Daxhelet and Elena Cerezo-Codina of Virginia Tech and then-No. 65 Lindsey Hodge and Wendy Zhang of then-No.37 Rice … Was the runner-up of the doubles bracket at the ITA Atlantic Regional … Named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll
AS A JUNIOR (2016)
AS A SOPHOMORE (Spring 2015)
Was named to the 2015 All-Conference USA singles first team...Was named to the 2015 All-Conference USA doubles second team with Derya Turhan...Collected a 19-6 record...Played all spots except No. 6...Had 35 singles wins in two years...Went 12-12 in doubles play with Derya Turhan including five wins against ranked teams...Was named to Conference USA Honor Roll...
AS A FRESHMAN (Spring 2014)
Was named to the 2014 All-Conference USA singles third team and the doubles third team ... Had the most wins among the Marshall singles lineup and the highest winning percentage as well off of her 16-6 record ... In the No. 4 spot, she posted a mark of 14-6, while going 2-0 in the No. 5 position ... The freshman collected singles wins over the likes of No. 38 Utah and No. 58 Louisville ... Finished the spring 14-4 on the doubles courts and posted a 14-2 mark with Karli Timko for the best Marshall doubles pair ... The duo won their last 12 doubles contests of the season.
Attended IMG Academy in Florida...has one younger brother... majoring in International Management