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 Katya Vasilyev
Katya  Vasilyev

Foster City, Calif.

High School:


Women's Tennis Falls to Clemson,

Eagles grab the early lead, but can't hold on in the singles competition


Women's Tennis Falls to Georgia Tech, 7-0

Georgia Tech was too much for the Eagles on Friday afternoon


Tuesday Q&A with Vasilyev and Safron

Coming off of a win against Wake Forest, we sat down with Katya Vasilyev and Emily Safron


Women's Tennis Defeats Wake Forest, 5-2

Eagles keep up strong play, improving to 7-4 in ACC matches this year


Women's Tennis Falls to No. 9 Virginia, 6-1

Vasilyev's lone victory wouldn't be enough

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).

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.

Katya is the daughter of Alex and Svetlana Vasilyev; has one younger sister, Ksenia ... enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences.

Year Dual Singles Dual Conf. Singles Dual Doubles Dual Conf. Doubles Tournament Vs. Ranked Opponents
2012-13 8-8 5-4 7-9 2-6 13-8 (6-3 Singles; 7-5 Doubles) 0-1
Totals 8-8 5-4 7-9 2-6 13-8 (6-3 Singles; 7-5 Doubles) 0-1

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