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  Amanda Wickman
Amanda Wickman

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
East Grand Rapids, Mich.

High School:
East Grand Rapids

11/21/2014

Pitt Tennis Fall Season Recap

Panthers perform well at nation's top collegiate tournaments

11/09/2014

Wickman Falls in Singles Final; Takes Second Place at Harvard

Pitt finishes fall season; will resume action in January.

11/08/2014

Amanda Wickman Reaches Finals of Flight B Singles

Wickman goes for championship on Sunday morning

11/07/2014

Panthers Conclude Day One at Harvard Invite

Washington and Ogungbesan reach semifinals of doubles

11/06/2014

Tennis Concludes Fall Season at Harvard Invite

Panthers look to end Fall competition on a high note.

AS A JUNIOR (2013-14): Match-by-Match Results: Began the season winning her first three singles matches, including a victory against Virginia Tech's Raluca Mita (6-3, 2-6, 6-4)...Won her first four doubles matches with partner Audrey Ann Blakely, including an 8-5 victory over conference for Virginia Tech...Registered a tiebreaking win over Florida State's Marjlena Pedersen, 3-6, 6-3, 1-0 (10-4)...Won her singles (6-3, 6-0) and doubles (6-4) matches against Youngstown State, helping to lead the Panthers to a team victory...Wickman completed the season with a 12-18 singles record and a 13-9 doubles record.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13): Match-by-Match Results: Finished the spring season with a team-best 15-5 record in singles and 12-10 in doubles...played No. 4 in singles and No. 2 in doubles....won her first six singles matches and her first five doubles matches...shut out St. Bonaventure's Riley Archer in singles on Feb. 3...beat Mariam Zein of Rutgers (2-6, 7-5, 6-3) to help lead her team to a win...achieved a singles winning streak from Feb. 23-Mar. 23...won match (6-4, 6-2) against Cornell's Laila Judeh...beat Robert Morris' Dounia Zinib for her second singles shutout of the season...earned a doubles- winning streak from Mar. 10-23...racked up two shutouts in doubles alongside partner Molly Wickman...led the team with over 40 combined wins this season...reached final round of the flight three singles bracket at the Saint Joseph's Invitational, eventually falling to teammate, Taylor Washington...Ranked scores of 6-3 and 6-0 against Georgetown's Elizabeth Hamlin...reached the finals of the flight A doubles bracket with partner,Molly Wickman and captured the flight C singles title at the Navy Blue & Gold Invitational...teamed up with Molly Wickman to defeat Penn State's duo of Henderson and Sandor 8-5 in the first round of the ITA Regional Championship doubles bracket.

AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12): Named a team co-MVP during her first season with the Panthers...collected 30 combined wins...played at No. 4 singles and No. 3 doubles during the spring...opened her collegiate career with two victories in the Women's Collegiate Invitational...earned her first win in an 8-3 pro-set victory over Liz Piscitelli of Lehigh on Sept. 24...collected victories in her first two spring matches...posted Pitt's lone singles win against Penn State...registered seven straight-set victories at No. 4 singles during the spring...tallied two five-match win streaks in doubles action when paired with her twin sister Molly...recorded an 8-0 shutout victory against St. Francis' (Pa.) No. 3 doubles team on Feb. 10...won six of her last eight double matches...captured the team's best combined doubles record with Molly Wickman at 16-5.

HIGH SCHOOL: Tallied a 67-1 record in three seasons at East Grand Rapids...one of the 40 named a 2011 All-American by tennisallamerican.org...earned a state championship at No. 2 singles twice...posted a perfect 22-0 record at No. 1 singles as a sophomore...assisted her team to a state title as a sophomore...rated among the top-25 in the Midwest by usta.com...finalist for the 2011 Miss Tennis Award...an under-16 National Open Doubles Champion...ranked as high as No. 80 by tennisrecruiting.net...finished sixth overall in the Copper Bowl...finalist of the Midwest Closed under-18 doubles as a junior...received all-state, all-region and all-conference honors during her three seasons on the court...graduated cum laude.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Jeff and Nancy Wickman... has two sisters, Ally and Molly... majoring in business.