Courtney Colton
Courtney  Colton

Davie, Fla.

High School:
Broward Virtual School




"You become a global citizen"

For VU student-athletes, each study abroad trip is unique


Tennis programs earn ITA All-Academic Team Status

In addition to the team honors, five WT student-athletes and three MT student-athletes received nods by the governing body as ITA Scholar Athletes.


Commodores continue competition in NCAAs

Frances Altick is the first Commodore to advance to the Sweet 16 in singles play since Audra Flak in 2005.


WT ready for NCAA Singles/Doubles Tournament

Following a hard loss in the NCAA Final Four, four Commodores are ready for in the NCAA Singles/Doubles Tournament.


Alternative commencement ceremony held for student-athletes

Ceremony held Tuesday afternoon


WT vs. Rice. Photos by Joe Howell (5/14/16)

Vanderbilt defeated Rice 4-0 to clinch a spot in Tulsa, Okla. in the NCAA Sweet 16. (5/14/16). Photos by Joe Howell.


WT Senior Day vs. Alabama. Photos by Daniel Dubois (4/15/16)

WT vs. Alabama (Senior Day) Photos by Daniel Dubois (4/15/16)


WT vs. Tennessee. Photos by Joe Howell (3/24/16)

Vanderbilt swept Tennessee, 7-0. Photos by Joe Howell, (3/24/16)


WT vs. Texas A&M. Photos by Joe Howell (3/17/16)

Vanderbilt defeated Texas A&M during the first-ever broadcasted WT match on SECN+; 6-1. Photos by Joe Howell (3/17/16)


WT vs. Kentucky; Photos by Steve Green. (3/6/16)

No. 8 Vanderbilt opened up SEC play by defeating the No. 17 UK Wildcats, 5-2. Photos by Steve Green. (3/6/16)

Singles Record: 94-52

Highest singles ranking: No. 34 (9/15/15)

Highest doubles ranking: No. 4 W/ Sydney Campbell (9/15/15)

• 2016 NCAA All-Tournament Team; No. 4 Singles
• 2016 SEC Community Service Award
• 2015 NCAA All-Tournament Team; No. 4 Singles
2015 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2015 SEC Community Service Award
• 2014 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll

2015-16 (Senior): Earned a career-high doubles ranking, at No. 4 in the nation… Named to the NCAA All-Tournament Team at No. 4 singles… Only Commodore to consistently play at No. 1 doubles... First place on team in clinches with eight… Capped her senior year with a 24-18 overall singles record... Picked up seven SEC regular season doubles victories and nine SEC singles wins… Played primarily at No. 4 singles… Defeated UGA’s No. 79 Silvia Garcia in straight sets to clinch 4-1, before matches were played out… Downed Stanford’s No. 100 Krista Hardebeck in NCAA team semifinals… Selected to compete in NCAA Doubles Tournament… Doubles Quarterfinalist, Riviera/ITA All-Americans… Doubles Semifinalist, 2015 USTA/ITA Division I Women’s Ohio Valley Regional Championship… Doubles Semifinalist, 2015 Oracle/ITA Masters… Round of 16 at ITA Ohio Valley Regionals.

2014-15 (Junior): Ended 2015 season ranked No. 51 in singles and No. 13 in doubles with Campbell… Named to the 2015 NCAA All-Tournament Team… Went on eight-match win streak stretching throughout the fall…Recorded a 27-15 overall singles slate... Campbell/Colton went on a six-match win streak lasting from Jan 18th – Feb 8th … 2014 USTA/ITA Division I Women's Ohio Valley Regional Doubles Finalist with partner Courtney Colton… … In doubles, defeated then-No. 4 Starr/Manasse (Cal); 7-6(5); No. 9 Anderson/Brady (UCLA); 8-3; No. 4 Gumulya/Rompies (Clemson); 8-6… In singles action defeated then-No. 55 Harris (Duke); 6-4, 7-6(12), then No. 109 El Kamash (Ole Miss); 6-2, 6-1… Defeated Southern Cal’s then-No. 57 Madison Westby in NCAA semifinals at NO. 4; 6-1, 6-2… At No. 4 singles defeated UCLA’s No. 33 Catherine Harrison in the NCAA Championship 7-6(5), 6-4… For her works off the court, Colton was named to the 2-15 SEC Honor Roll and Community Service Team.

2013-14 (Sophomore): Ranked No. 90 in singles ... Teamed with Lauren Mira to finish the year ranked No. 20 in doubles ... Finished with 13 wins with Mira ... Defeated five ranked opponents ... Colton and Mira knocked off Georgia Tech's then No. 6 ranked doubles tandem in the country by ITA ... Selected for NCAA Doubles Championship ... Gave valiant effort in first-round loss to No. 12 Quinn Gleason/Britney Sanders (ND) 6-4, 2-6, 7-5 ... 21-12 record in singles play, including 11-8 mark in dual action ... Primarily played at the No. 3 position ... 2014 Spring Academic Honor Roll.

2012-13 (Freshman): Finished with a singles record of 23-15 in her first season with the Commodores ... Teamed up with Lauren Mira in doubles competition ... The duo finished with an ITA ranking at No. 12 ... Selected to the NCAA Doubles Championships ... Upset the No. 3 doubles team of Fuller and Garcia out of Georgia ... Was ranked as high as No. 102 in singles play by the ITA ... Saw most action in the No. 2 and 3 singles positions ... Started the dual season upsetting the No. 59 Allison Falkin of Illinois and No. 31 Blair Seideman of Yale, in straight sets ... Made to the quarter-finals of the USTA/ITA Regional Championships.

Personal: Born March 25, 1994... Parents are Scott Colton and Tracy Wyatt-Colton... Has two siblings: Chase and Erin... Majoring in special education and child development... Her favorite music group is Paramore... Ultimate vacation destination is California.

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