Evgeniya Vertesheva
Evgeniya Vertesheva
Height: 5-7
Year: Junior
Hometown: Perm, Russia
EXP: HS

2009

Finished rookie season 11-12 overall and 4-6 against Big West opponents in singles action, all at the No. 1 position ... wracked up a 19-4 overall mark in No. 1 doubles play ... named to All-Big West Singles and Doubles First Team ... teamed with Brooke Doane to finish 19-2 in No. 1 doubles play, including a perfect 10-0 record against league opponents ... duo's 19 victories tied single-season school record and .905 winning percentage ranks second in school history ... tandem wracked up impressive doubles wins over Pepperdine, Long Beach State (twice), Pacific (twice), UC Irvine and Harvard ... posted a five-match singles winning streak during the season ... picked up impressive singles wins over UC Irvine, UC Santa Barbara, Harvard and Memphis ... won first career singles match on Feb. 10 against Leslie Bullock of Cal State Fullerton.

PERSONAL:

Born on March 15, 1990 ... daughter of Ludmila and Sergey Vertesheva ... chose CSUN because of the location and her major ... favorites include Liverpool F.C., actor Edward Norton actress Demi Moore and professional athletes Roger Federer and Zinedine Zidane ... once participated in Junior Australian Open ... would like to switch places with Paris Hilton for a day ... says the best advice she has been given is to "value what you already have" ... majoring in finance.