Lady Techsters end the 2014 spring dual season with a 15-7 record
No. 5 seed LA Tech will take on No. 4 seed Marshall on Friday at 1 p.m. CT
The Lady Techsters received a first round bye and will face the winner of UTEP/UAB
More than 100 Tech athletes earn academic honor
The Lady Techsters fall to 14-5 on the season
SPRING 2014: In singles, went 14-5 in dual matches including 3-0 in C-USA play ... Played at the No. 4 and No. 5 spots, but the majority of matches came at No. 6 ... Went 1-0 at No. 4, 6-3 at No. 5 and 7-2 at No. 6 ... Started the spring with losses in two of the first three matches, but then reeled off a 10-match winning streak ... Recorded a team-high five clinchers with all coming against regional opponents in New Orleans (2/14), Lamar (2/22), McNeese State (2/23), Tyler JC (3/8) and Northwestern State (3/30) ... Registered a three-set win of 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 against McNeese to finish off the comeback after being down as a team 3-0 ... Had a singles victory in the C-USA Round of 16 against UAB (4/17) ... In doubles, went 8-8 while partnering with Jazmin Britos, Alexandra Starkova and Taly Merker ... Played primarily at No. 3 ... Had clinching doubles points versus New Orleans, Grambling State and Northwestern State ...
FALL 2013: Finished the fall season with a 7-4 record in singles ... Reached the consolation finals of the ITA Southern Regionals B Draw before falling to Catherine Ragan (UAB) in three sets ... Advanced to the flight three singles finals of the NSU Lady Demon Fall Invite, losing to fellow teammate Jazmin Britos ... Advanced to the flight five singles final of the Ragin' Cajuns Tennis Classic ... Compiled a 2-3 record in doubles, partnering with Melanie Urvoy and Taly Merker.
SPRING 2013: Earned Academic All-WAC ... Named second team All-WAC in Singles (No. 6) ... In singles, went 13-3 in duals and 5-0 in WAC play ... Began the dual season at the No. 2 spot before eventually settling in at No. 6 where she compiled a perfect 8-0 record ... Also went 3-1 at No. 4 and 2-0 at No. 5 ... Won her first career match versus Nicholls State (2/24) 6-0, 6-1 ... Sealed first conference team win of the season with 6-3, 7-6 (4) victory against Texas State (3/21) ... Notched one of two points against nationally-ranked San Jose State (3/22) at No. 6 with 6-3, 7-5 win ... Finished the year with a team-high 11-match winning streak while only surrending one set ... Had singles victories in both the WAC quarterfinals versus Texas State (4/25) and semifinals versus San Jose State (4/26) ... In doubles, partnered with Vivian ten Dolle to go 9-7 in duals and 3-4 in WAC play, all at the No. 1 position ... Clinched doubles point against UALR (3/2) with 8-5 win ... Defeated Texas State (4/25) 8-3 to help earn doubles point in WAC quarterfinal win.
High School: Was ranked No. 4 in Brazil (18y) ... Finalist in 2010 for the ITF Itajai ... Finalist of the 2009 Copa Guga ... Winner of the Cred-Card Circuit in 2009. Club: Member of the Sociedade Hipica de Campinas.
Personal: Daughter of Julio Cesar and Cibele Chiacchio ... Has a younger brother, pedro (nine) and sister, Noemia (eight) ... Born in Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil on October 25, 1993.