Panthers and Eagles meet at Noon on Wednesday
Kate Yeazel earns her second Pitt Athlete of the Week honor
Borza now eligible for Academic All-American status
Amanda Wickman tallies 40 wins in 2012-13
Panthers and Bulls square off with a berth in the semis on the line
JUNIOR (2012-13):Match-by-Match Results:
Finished the spring season recording a 10-7 in singles and a team-best 14-7 in doubles...played at No. 3 in singles and doubles most of the season...won her first two singles matches of the season, nearly shutting out both of her competitors...won her first eight doubles matches with partner Gabrielle Catanzariti...had a four-match singles winning streak Mar. 10-23...rallied back in Georgetown on Apr. 18 from a second-set loss of 0-6 to beat her competitor 6-4 in the third set...finished doubles recording three shutouts of 8-0...carried a winning percentage of .660 over the season...has a career mark of 44-26 in singles and 48-33 in doubles...Won the flight four singles bracket at the Saint Joseph's Inviational...Also reached second round of the doubles flight one bracket with partner Gabrielle Cantanzariti...made it to the finals of the singles flight D bracket and to the semi-finals of the doubles flight A bracket with Catanzariti at the Navy Blue & Gold Invitational.
Posted a 16-7 singles record and 15-12 doubles mark as a sophomore...played at No. 6 singles and No. 2 doubles...won her first four matches of the season...tallied a seven-match win streak from March 21-April 13...recorded a pair of 6-1 set scores to capture the Martha Thorne Invitational Flight C title in the fall...tallied 11 straight-set victories on the year...nearly shut out Laura Husband of St. Francis (Pa.) and Caitlin Foley of Providence with scores of 6-1 and 6-0...rallied back from a first-set loss against Duquesne's Paula Gruber to score the match-tying point in singles action...won two-of-the-three three-set matches she competed in...ended the season with a 6-1, 6-0 victory over Terri Thomas of St. John's during the Big East Championship...won 11 contests at No. 2 doubles while paired with Gabrielle Catanzariti...advanced to the championship match while paired with Catanzariti in the Martha Thorne Invitational Doubles Flight B bracket...won four-of-five matches while teamed with Molly Wickman during the Eastern Collegiate Invitational.
Played at No. 4/3 singles and No. 2/1 doubles during her rookie season...earned a 12-12 record in singles and a 13-11 mark in doubles action...tallied a five-match win streak from Feb. 4-March 7...shutout her opponent (6-0, 3-0) for a straight-set victory against Bucknell (Feb. 4)...played in and won her first three-set victory when she battled back from a first-set loss against West Virginia (Feb. 16)...came back from one set down in the Nova Southeastern (Mar. 6) contest to tie the team score at 4-4 when she handed Paige Lindsley her first singles loss of the season...added another win to her total when she defeated her Providence opponent after playing up at No. 3 in the line-up...turned in a season-best 12-10 doubles record when partnered with Jocelyn Lu...won five-out-of-six doubles matches with Lu from March 18-April 6...advanced to the finals of the Sergio Tacchini Invitational alongside Lu in the B-2 Doubles bracket...was the first doubles team to finish in the first-ever tennis match played at Alpha Tennis and Fitness Club alongside Borza...posted an 8-3 victory in that first doubles match against St. Bonaventure (Feb. 21).
Played at No. 1 singles for Beaver...won three consecutive section championships...represented Middle States twice at the World Team Tennis Junior Championships...captured the National Collegiate Clay Court Championship mixed doubles title as a senior...graduated with high honors.
Daughter of Barry and Beth Borza...is the youngest sister of Pitt Varsity Walk honorees and tennis letterwinners Nikki and Kristy...majoring in communications.
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