Washington and Castro will serve as assistant coach and volunteer assistant
Panthers bounced in first round of ACC Tournament
Panthers and Eagles meet at Noon on Wednesday
Amanda Wickman tallies 40 wins in 2012-13
Panthers aim for a fifth place finish
JUNIOR (2012-13): Match-by-Match Results:
Recorded an 11-11 singles record and a 7-14 doubles record this spring season...played No. 1 in both singles and doubles...won the first singles and doubles matches at St. Francis...hit a three-game singles winning streak in Feb. 3-16...beat Carnegie Mellon's Angela Pratt in singles on Apr. 12 with a second-set score of 6-0...competed in 22 singles matches this season as well as 21 doubles matches...finished the season with the third-most wins behind Amanda Wickman and Kimmy Borza...won the flight two doubles bracket at the Saint Joseph's Invitational with her partner, Jocelyn Lu...Also defeated fellow Pitt Panther,Amanda Wickman in the final of the flight three singles bracket...reached the semi-finals of the flight C singles bracket and captured the flight B doubles title with Lu at the Navy Blue & Gold Invitational.
Named a team co-MVP in her first season in the starting lineup...led the squad with a career-high 22 singles victories...ranked ninth overall in single-season wins as a result...played at No. 3 singles during the spring...posted 16 straight-set wins on the year...collected nine victories over Big East opponents...won her first four matches during the Eastern Collegiate Invitational and advanced to the finals...named the Flight B Consolation Champion after defeating West Virginia's Mary Chupa on Oct. 9...won the first set of her ITA quarterfinal match against Georgetown's Lauren Greco...recorded five consecutive singles victories from Feb. 3- Feb. 12...ended the season on a seven-match win streak...collected a career-best 19 victories in doubles action...played No. 1 doubles alongside Jocelyn Lu...didn't lose more than two consecutive matches when paired with Lu...posted a four-match win streak from Feb. 3-Feb. 11 in doubles play...shutout St. Bonaventure's Amiri/Pallikunnel, 8-0, on Jan. 28.
Saw action mostly in doubles pairings during her freshman season... tallied back-to-back singles wins for an appearance in the semifinals during the Sergio Tacchini Invitational (Sept. 9)...collected eight wins in doubles play...paired up with Gabi Catanzariti in a shutout victory over Providence (Mar. 14)...earned an 8-3 win in her first collegiate doubles match with Brittney Russell as her teammate...won the lone match played when paired with Karma Parbhu...went 2-1 at No. 1 doubles with Gabi Catanzariti...finished the season in No. 3 doubles with Minh Evans where they won their first three matches together.
Tallied an 100-8 high school career record...aided Mounds Park Academy to two state championships...also earned four sectional and conference titles...named an all-conference selection four consecutive years...won a section championship as a sophomore...recorded the Pine City doubles and singles titles twice...finished third in the individual state tournament...awarded the Athena Award for outstanding athletic achievement...earned a conference championship in track as a member of the 4x100 relay team...named the track team's MVP.
Daughter of Riley and Traci Washington...has one sister, Amber...majoring in administration of justice.
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