A collection of photos from BC's 5-2 win at Wake Forest in women's tennis on April 14, 2013.
AS A SENIOR (2012-13) Spring: Went 8-10 in dual-match doubles play and 2-4 in dual-match singles action ... played exclusively on court No. 2 in doubles primarily with Heini Salonen ... earned doubles victories on court No. 2 with Salonen against NC State (4/25) in the ACC Championship and at Wake Forest (4/15) ... picked up doubles victories vs. Virginia Tech (3/16) and Massachusetts (3/15) ... took victories in singles and doubles against Brown (2/22) ... won on court No. 2 in doubles, 8-5 with Katya Vasilyev, in season opener at Dartmouth (1/19) ... earned the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement. Fall: Went 2-2 in singles play and 6-5 in doubles action ... took four matches in doubles (with Jessica Wacnik) to advance to the semifinals at the ITA Northeast Regional (10/18-23) ... competed at the Riviera/ITA Women's All-American Championships (9/29-10/7) in the qualifying doubles round with Alex Kelleher ... won two matches in singles play and two matches in doubles play at the Brown Invitational (9/21-23).
AS A JUNIOR (2011-12) Spring: Compiled a 10-11, 3-6 in the ACC, singles record and a 7-13 doubles record mainly with partner classmate Alex Kelleher ... finished the year ranked 82nd in the nation and eighth in the Northeast ... after an injury sidelined Kelleher, finished the season with senior Katarina Gajic, going 2-3 ... started the season with four consecutive singles wins and tallied key victories over Wake Forest's Karen Forman, 6-3, 6-3, in BC's 6-1 victory (4/7), NC State's Ashley Miller, 7-6 (4), 6-3, in the Eagles' first-ever victory over the Wolfpack (4/6), and over No. 65 Syracuse's Komal Safdar, 6-3, 4-6, 10-7, (2/11) all in the No. 3 spot ... also started the year with three straight doubles wins, two with Khmylev in BC victories over Dartmouth and No. 59 Brown and one with junior Ina Kauppila against Massachusetts ... also earned double wins over No. 65 Syracuse's Maddie Kobelt and Aleah Marrow (2/11), 8-2, and No. 59 Brown's Herzberg and Jessica Harrow (1/22), 8-4, with Khmylev ... began the spring ranked as the No. 11 singles player in the northeast and with Kelleher ranked as the No. 1 doubles pair in the region and No. 11 in the nation, BC's highest national and regional rankings in program history ... recipient of the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Excellence ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll. Fall: Lost in the finals of flight at the Brown Invitational (9/23-25) ... recorded a 2-1 doubles record with Kelleher at the USTA BJK NTC Women's College Invitational (10/8-10), as they fell in the semifinals, after defeating the No. 2 team in the round of 16 ... partnered with Kelleher to earn an automatic bid to the USTA/ITA Indoor Intercollegiate Championships by winning the USTA/ITA Northeast Regional Championship (10/22-25) (6-0), defeating BC counterparts Jessica Wacnik and Erina Kikuchi in the finals, 8-6 ... won the first two matches at the USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships (11/3-4), before losing in the quarterfinals to the fourth seed in the tournament ... as the first BC pair to advance that far on the national stage, they defeated the seventh-ranked pair and the No. 19 team in the country as the 17th seed.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2010-11) Spring: Led BC to its highest-ever ITA ranking (33) and best finish in the ACC (3-8) ... competed in 20 matches, usually in No. 5 singles spot, going a career-best 8-12 overall and 3-7 in the ACC ... sealed the match-clinching point to defeat Wake Forest against Brigita Bercyte (4/16) on No. 6 singles, 6-4, 2-6, 6-2 ... tallied points for BC against No. 56 UC Irvine (3/9), No. 54 Dartmouth (2/27), No. 58 Virginia Tech (2/12), No. 63 Harvard (2/5) and No. 33 Maryland (2/4) ... paired with Alex Kelleher for all except two matches, going 8-12 on the year ... recipient of the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll. Fall: Accumulated a record of 11-1 in singles play and 6-4 on the doubles court ... went undefeated at the Big Green Invitational (11/5-7), posting five straight-set wins in the singles draw and three as a pairing with Haley Dixon ... reached the Round of 16 with Veronica Corning at the USTA/ITA Division I Northeast Regional Championship (10-23/24), going 2-1 ... won Flight G at the USTA Billy Jean King National Tennis Center Women's College Invitational (10/9-11) with a 4-0 record ... went 2-1 at the Brown Invitational (9/24-25) in singles play and 1-2 paired with Erina Kikuchi in the doubles draw.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009-10) Spring: Ended season ranked as the Northeast Region No. 7 doubles pairing with Alex Kelleher ... competed in 19 dual matches, finishing the year with a 4-15 record ... tallied the first ACC win against Maryland (2/13), pulling out a three-set triumph over Julia Huschke, 6-0, 4-6, 1-0 ... appeared in 20 doubles matches, playing most of the year at the No. 1 spot with partner Alex Kelleher and going 9-11 for the season ... recipient of the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll. Fall: Went 4-4 in singles competition and 13-6 in doubles ... lost only match at the ITA Division I Northeast Regional Championship (10/25) ... posted two wins and a loss at the USTA Billy Jean King National Tennis Center Women's College Invitational (10/10-11) ... split four matches at the Brown Invitational (9/25-27) ... competed in doubles with Kelleher in three tournaments: the Brown Invitational (9/25-27), going 2-1, the USTA BJK NTC Women's College Invitational (10/10-11) taking all four matches and and the ITA D-I Northeast Regional Championship (10/24-26), tallying with a 3-1 record and runner-up status.
BEFORE BC Attended Williamsville East High School, going undefeated throughout four-year career ... finished second in the New York State Tournament in 2008 and 2009 ... two-time doubles semifinalist in the ITF Girls 18's ... won the girl's 16's group in the National Open ... ranked 24th in the country, and second in the state of New York by tennisrecruiting.net senior season ... Empire State games gold medalist.
PERSONAL Born July 23, 1991 to Yuri and Vera Khmylev ... enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences as a Broadcasting communications major ... father Yuri played in the NHL for the Buffalo Sabres.