Official Site of the Boston College Eagles

Women's Tennis




 Dasha Cherkasov
Dasha Cherkasov
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Eastchester, N.Y.

High School:
Eastchester

Height:
5-3

Birthdate:
06/06/1987

FALL(2008) Named captain for the 2008-09 season...made the quarterfinals of singles Flight Two at the College of William and Mary Invitational.

AS A JUNIOR (2007-08) Finished the year with a 9-10 singles dual record...played primarily at the No. 2 position...posted an 11-13 singles overall record...won first three singles matches of the spring season...posted a 4-0 record against the Ivy League...defeated ranked opponents from North Carolina State, Yale and Marshall...defeated Daria Petrovic of North Carolina State 6-4,7-6(4), Jeanne Schwartz of Marshall University 6-0,6-3 and Jessie Rhee of Yale University 6-4,5-7,7-5...competed on the No. 1 doubles team with partner Lauren Cash...posted a 10-9 dual record, 11-13 overall.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2006-07)
Solidified the No. 2 singles position for the Eagles in her sophomore season ... compiled a 9-11 record in single dual matches ... posted a 15-15 singles overall record ... won first three singles matches of spring season ... defeated Caitlin Collins of North Carolina, 6-2, 6-4 (3/25) ... was victorious over Virginia's Maggie Yahner, 6-2, 6-1 (4/8)... competed on the No. 1 doubles team with Lauren Cash and posted a dual record of 4-11; 10-14 overall.

AS A FRESHMAN (2005-06)
Finished the year with an overall singles record of 17-15 and was 9-11 in dual matches; her 17 wins were good for second most on the team ... compiled a 1-3 record at No. 1 singles and a 7-8 record at No. 2 singles in dual match play ...earned a ranking of No. 22 on the ITA Regional rankings ... earned team's only point in a loss to No. 30 Maryland (2/13) ... won her first seven collegiate matches in dual match play ...earned her first ACC win with a 6-1, 6-3 decision against Florida State (3/10) ... finished the year with an overall doubles record of 18-15 and was 11-10 in dual match play ... teamed with classmate Lana Krasnopolsky to earn a No. 7 ITA regional doubles ranking ... earned the deciding point in a doubles win over Boston University with teammate Lana Krasnopolsky ... was 4-4 in conference in dual match doubles with Krasnopolsky.

BEFORE BC
Played six years at Eastchester High School, capturing state titles in 2002 and 2004 as the No. 1 singles player ... never lost a regular season match ... five time All-State performer ... six time All-League, All-Conference and All-Section performer ... captained team in 2003-04 ... won Con-Edison award ... participated in 2005 USTA National Open Championships ... won the Women's Clay Court National Open in 2005 ... was a singles semi-finalist and doubles runner up at the 2004 Girls 18's Prince Cup ... singles and doubles semi-finalist in Girl's International Hard Courts ... singles quarterfinalist at 2004 Girl's 18's National Clay Courts ... doubles champion at 2004 Girl's 18's Gator Bowl ... doubles runner-up at the 2004 ITF Costa Rican Bowl ... singles runner-up and doubles champion at the 2004 ITF Taca Bowl ... doubles runner up at the 2003 Girl's National Clay Court Championships ... member of honor roll and Spanish National Honor Society

PERSONAL
Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences ... Dasha and her brother Konstantin are Vyatcheslav and Tatiana's two children ... born June 6, 1987.

Shop Now! at the Official Online Store