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 Emily Safron
Emily Safron
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
New York, N.Y.

High School:
Professional Children's School

Height:
5-5

AS A FRESHMAN (2013-14)
Spring: Competed primarily at the No. 5 spot in singles and No. 3 spot (with Katya Vasilyev) in doubles...twelve dual-match wins in singles during the season, including ACC victories over U of Miami (6-3, 6-1), Pittsburgh (6-1, 6-4), Syracuse (6-3, 6-3), Wake Forest (7-6, 6-2), NC State (6-2, 6-2), and Maryland (6-3, 6-4)...posted a win in doubles (with Sarah Dalton) against No. 49 ranked Yale...beat Georgetown, Albany and BU in dual-match doubles...earned the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement.
Fall: Took three doubles match wins (with Katya Vasilyev) to reach Semifinals at the Brown Invitational (9/20-21), tallying 8-3 against BU...also won two singles matches to qualify for Finals...victories in singles over No. 43 ranked Purdue (6-3, 6-4) and Penn State (6-2, 6-2) as well as victories in doubles over Penn State (8-3) at the Yale Invitational (10/4-5)...earned doubles match wins over Drexel (8-2) at the USTA/ITA Women's Northeast Regional Championship (10/18).

BEFORE BC
Named the No. 3 recruit in New York and the No. 26 recruit in the nation on Tennis Recruiting Network...won the 2012 National tournament in Birmingham, Ala., in U18 division, won the same tournament in 2011 in St. Louis...was selected as a USTA Eastern Award Winner in 2010...graduated high school with honors.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Terry Safron and Barbara Gorman...youngest of two children...enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences.

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