Mikayla Morkel-Brink
Mikayla Morkel-Brink

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cape Town, South Africa

High School:
Herschel Girls School

Height:
5-7

Experience:
1V

Sophomore (2013-2014): Posted a 1-3 overall singles record and a 1-3 overall doubles mark in the fall season.

Freshman (2013):Morkel-Brink went 2-5 in singles and 1-4 in doubles during the spring of 2013... Did not compete during the Fall... Played at the No. 5 and 6 spot in the Toreros singles lineup... Partnered with Nicole Ramser and Stephanie Hoffpauir in doubles.

High School: Attended Herschel Girls School in Cape Town, South Africa where she played for Coach Dean Botha.

Personal: Known as Miki, she was born on November 26, 1994 in Johannesburg, South Africa... Daughter of Gerhard Morkel-Brink... Was also recruited by Winthrop, Texas Tech, Mississippi State, Florida State, Texas-Arlington, and Texas... Chose USD for the coaches, the location, for USD's renown business school, and to be a part of a successful program... She loves being outdoors and doing activities such as hiking, surfing, water-skiing, and snorkeling... Other than tennis her favorite sport to watch is rugby and track and field... She loves all music but her favorite is anything acoustic.

If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude." - Maya Angelou

Major: Business Marketing

Mikayla's Career Singles Records

Season Overall Dual Tourn. vs. Ranked vs. WCC No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6
2013-14 3-21 2-16 1-5 --- 1-8 --- --- --- 0-2 0-5 2-9
2012-13 2-5 2-5 --- --- 1-3 --- --- --- --- 2-4 0-1
Career 5-26 4-21 1-5 --- 2-11 --- --- --- 0-2 2-9 2-10

Mikayla's Career Doubles Records

Season Overall Dual Tourn. vs. Ranked vs. WCC No. 1 No. 2 No. 3
2013-14 6-14 4-10 2-4 --- 2-5 0-2 0-2 4-6
2012-13 1-4 1-4 --- --- 1-2 --- 1-2 0-2
Career 7-18 5-14 2-4 --- 3-7 0-2 1-4 4-8