From November issue of Commodore Nation
Seven individuals recognized
Six Commodores listed in singles and doubles rankings
No. 37 Desirae Krawczyk (ASU) def. No. 48 Frances Altick (VU): 6-2, 7-5
Singles begins Wednesday, doubles set for Thursday
May 13, 2014
May 10, 2014
March 28, 2014
March 28, 2014
February 28, 2014
W. Tennis def. Memphis; 7-0 at Currey Tennis Center (1/31/15) Photos by Joe Howell
Photos from the VU women's tennis match against UF in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament. (Photos by Bill Kallenberg)
Vanderbilt women's tennis against Kentucky on Senior Day. (Photos by Steve Green)
Vanderbilt women's tennis vs. Auburn on Sunday, March 30, 2014 (Photos by Steve Green)
No. 11 Vanderbilt women's tennis takes on No. 47 Tennessee at the Currey Tennis Center on March 21, 2014. (Photos by John Russell)
2013-14 (Sophomore):All-SEC First Team ... Noted as the 2014 ITA Ohio Valley Player to Watch ... SEC Spring 2014 Academic Honor Roll ... ITA All-Academic selection ... Held a 6-4 record against ranked opponents ... Marie Casares as the first two players with 30+ singles wins in a season in Vanderbilt tennis history... Picked up wins at positions one, two, three and four... Ranked No. 55 by ITA, team best for individual singles rankings for 2013-14 campaign ... Finished with an overall record of 30-9 on the season and 19-5 in dual play.
2012-13 (Freshman): SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll ... Finished the dual season with an 18-6 record, including 9-3 in conference play ... Saw action in the No. 2, 4, 5 and 6 singles positions ... Was ranked as high as No. 115 by the ITA ... Helped VU advance to the second round of NCAA's with a win in straight sets over No. 41 Indiana ... Won eight-straight matches between 2/17 against TCU and 3/15 against Mississippi State ... Started the dual season with a win in straight-sets over Julie Jamieson of No. 27 Illinois ... Finished with a 5-4 record during tournament play.
High School: Helped her team win the 2012 Louisiana State Championship in tennis... Named the Louisiana Junior Tennis Player of the Year in 2011.
Personal: Born February 22, 1994... Daughter of James and Helena Altick... Has two sisters: Hannah and Helen... Majoring in biology... Favorites include Rafael Nadal (Tennis player), Keith Urban (Musician), "The Blind Side" (Movie) and "I Love Lucy" (TV Show)... Chose Vanderbilt over LSU, Alabama, Brown, Yale, Wake Forest and Baylor.
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