Six Commodores listed in singles and doubles rankings
Mira and Colton eliminated in first round action
No. 37 Desirae Krawczyk (ASU) def. No. 48 Frances Altick (VU): 6-2, 7-5
Singles begins Wednesday, doubles set for Thursday
Florida outlasted Vanderbilt, 4-0, to advance to the NCAA quarterfinals
May 13, 2014
May 10, 2014
March 28, 2014
February 28, 2014
February 28, 2014
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)
No. 12 Vanderbilt 5, No. 26 Pepperdine 2 (Photos by John Russell)
2014 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
Joined the Commodore staff in August of 2014 after a very successful career on the Vanderbilt squad from 2010-2014, earning second-team SEC honors in 2012. Mira was named to the SEC Honor Roll all four years in the black and gold.
2012-13 (Junior): SEC Academic Honor Roll ... SEC Player of the Week (1/30) ... Finished her junior year with a 15-19 record in singles play and 17-15 record in doubles play ... Selected to the NCAA Doubles Championship with partner Courtney Colton ... The duo ended the year ranked 10th by the ITA ... Finished the year ranked 63rd in singles play by the ITA ... Knocked off No. 23 Courtney Collins of Memphis, 1-6, 6-3, 6-1 ... Won her first four dual matches of the year, each in straight sets ... Made it to the semi-finals of the USTA/ITA Regional Championships.
2011-12 (Sophomore): Helped lead the Commodores to the Second Round of the NCAA Tournament... Reached the Round of 16 at the 2012 NCAA Division I Women's Doubles Championship with partner Jackie Wu... Earned Second Team All-Confernce honors... Named to the 2012 SEC Academic Honor Roll... Finished the season with a team-best record of 28-11, including 8-3 in SEC play... Played at number two singles all season long, going 16-7... Defeated 12th-ranked Northwestern's Veronica Corning in straight sets, 6-4, 6-1... Took down No. 16-ranked Ole Miss' Caroline Rohde-Moe twice during the season... Mira also partnered with Wu at number one singles for a majority of the year, going 15-5... The pair won seven of its last 10 matches... Finished her sophomore campaign ranked No. 94.
2010-11 (Freshman): Led the team with 26 victories this season while only dropping eight matches all year ... Posted a 15-6 record in dual matches while playing anywhere from No. 2 to No. 5 ... Clinched three matches for the Commodores this spring ... Avenged an earlier loss and secured Vanderbilt's spot in the Sweet 16 with a straight-set win over Tennessee's Maria Sorbello at the No. 3 position... Went a combined 4-1 in the NCAA Tournament between singles and doubles ... Went 11-2 in fall tournaments ... Won nine consecutive matches to begin the tournament season ... Advanced to the quarterfinals of the ITA Ohio Valley Regional ... Lost in the finals of the June Stewart Invitational to teammate Jackie Wu in her final tournament of the fall.
Prep/Juniors: Earned four varsity letters in tennis ... Voted MVP of team three years ... Went 49-0 in singles during high school career ... Ranked as the top player in Louisiana ... Advanced to the Bullfrog USTA Southern Designated Tournament in 2009 ... Voted Most Athletic in senior class... Helped her team to be 2007 State Champions and 2008 State Runner-up... Four-time singles State Champion... Four-time Baton Rouge All-Metro Team.
Personal: Maria Lauren Mira ... Born August 1, 1992 ... Parents are Rennie Mira and Theresa Azcuna ... Lists playing golf and volleyball as hobbies ... Majoring in human and organizational development.
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