Eagles keep up strong play, improving to 7-4 in ACC matches this year
AS A JUNIOR (2015) Spring: Competed at the No. 3 doubles spot (alongside Emily Safron) and the No. 4 spot in singles..went 12-8 (8-5 ACC) in singles play..went 9-6 (6-4 ACC) in doubles competitions..picked up ACC singles wins against Syracuse, Miami, Pitt, Virginia Tech, Louisville, Virginia, NC State, and Wake Forest..took ACC doubles wins over Miami, Virginia Tech, Florida State, Louisville, Wake Forest, and Clemson.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2013-14): Spring: Won two matches at the Bulldog Invitational (1/17-19)...earned 6-2 doubles win in dual match...earned four 6-2 dual-match wins at No. 2...ACC doubles victories against Georgia Tech (4/14), Pittsburgh (3/21), Syracuse (3/23), NC State (4/6) and Pittsburgh (4/23)...won in singles (6-0, 6-0 at No. 3)...beat Whitney Kay, 6-3, 6-2 on court No. 3 at North Carolina (2/21)...earned ACC singles wins against Virginia (2/23), Georgia Tech (3/14), Pittsburgh (3/21), Syracuse (3/23), Wake Forest (4/4), NC State (4/6) and Maryland (4/19). Fall: Tallied two wins in singles action and three wins in doubles action at the Brown Invitational (9/20-21)...earned two victories in singles at the Yale Invitational (10/4-5)...won 6-1, 6-4 in singles at the USTA Championship (10/19).
AS A FRESHMAN (2012-13) Spring: Went 8-8 (5-4 ACC) in dual-match singles action and 7-9 (2-6 ACC) in dual-match doubles play ... competed primarily at the No. 4 and 5 spots in singles and at the No. 3 slot in doubles ... captured singles and doubles wins in matches at Wake Forest (4/14) and at NC State (4/13) ... beat Jasmine Minor, 6-1, 6-1, on court No. 5 at Georgia Tech (3/30) ... earned an 8-4 victory on court No. 3 in doubles with Heini Salonen against Brown (2/22) ... won in singles (6-2, 6-1 at No. 4) and doubles (8-5 at No. 2) at Dartmouth (1/19) in first collegiate dual match. Fall: Went 6-3 in singles play and 7-5 in doubles action ... tallied two wins in both singles and doubles (with Alex Kelleher) at the Harvard Invitational (11/9-11) ... took three singles match to reach the finals of Draw D at the USTA Invitational (10/6-8) ... won three matches in doubles play (with Jessica Wacnik) and one match in singles action in first collegiate event at the Brown Invitational (9/21-23).
BEFORE BC Won the NorCal BG 18-16 Sectional Championship as the second seed after defeating Mary Closs, 7-6 (5), 6-4, in June 2011 ... took the Peninsula Athletic League Single Championship title as a freshman at Burlingame High School in 2008 in a three-set win ... earned the No. 1 spot in the 16 and 18 age group in Northern California and was an honor roll student at Burlingame.
PERSONAL Katya is the daughter of Alex and Svetlana Vasilyev; has one younger sister, Ksenia ... enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences.