Shani Blecher
Shani Blecher

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Shoham, Israel

High School:
Rothberg HS

Height:
5-7

Experience:
1V

04/22/2013

Toreros Aim For Another WCC Championship

USD enters the tournament as the No. 4 seed, will play No. 9 Gonzaga Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. at Barnes Tennis Center

04/17/2013

Laura Claus up to No. 78 in ITA's singles rankings

Toreros move down to one spot to No. 54

04/13/2013

Toreros Fall Short to Pepperdine, Lose 4-3

While celebrating senior day, the Toreros rallied from a 3-0 deficit, but fell just short

04/09/2013

Toreros Host No. 71 LMU and First Place Pepperdine This Weekend

USD (4-2) looks to move up in the WCC standings with two crucial home matches

04/03/2013

Toreros Travel to the Bay for Two Key WCC Matches

USD looks to climb up the WCC standings with matches against USF and Santa Clara

Career-high ITA Singles Ranking: N/A
Career-high ITA Doubles Ranking: #58 (w/ Laura Claus, 3/26/13)

Sophomore (2013-2014): Played exclusively at the No. 1 spot in singles where she went 4-15 in dual matches and 6=19 overall... Went 9-15 in doubles and 7-13 in dual matches, playing primarily at the No. 1 with Marta Stojanovic... Posted a 2-2 overall singles record and a 1-1 overall doubles mark... Suffered a shoulder injury the majority of the fall season.

Freshman (2013): Blecher posted a 9-8 dual singles record, playing primarily at the No. 3 for the Toreros...Put together a five match win streak from March 12 to March 23... Clinched a 4-2 victory for the Toreros over No. 28 Arizona on February 9, 2013 with a 4-6, 7-6 (7-4), 6-3 come from behind win... Went 7-6 in dual doubles and broke into the ITA rankings (with Laura Claus). The duo was ranked for the final month of the 2013 season, reaching as high as No. 58 on March 26, 2013.

High School/Juniors: Attended Rothberg High School... Achieved her highest ITF ranking of 527 in December of 2010.

Personal: Born April 3, 1994 in Petach Tikva, Israel... Daughter of Nir Blecher... Chose USD for the great location, the Jewish community, and for the tennis program... Was also recruited by Pepperdine, Clemson, VCU, Old Dominion, Middle Tennessee, and Winthrop... Enjoys going out with friends, spending time with family, listening to music, and going to the beach.

Major: English

Shani'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 6-19 4-15 2-4 0-5 1-5 4-15 --- --- --- --- ---
2012-13 9-8 9-8 --- 0-1 3-3 --- 2-0 7-8 --- --- ---
Career 15-27 13-23 2-4 0-6 4-8 4-15 2-0 7-8 --- --- ---

Shani's Career Doubles Records

Season Overall Dual Tourn. vs. Ranked vs. WCC No. 1 No. 2 No. 3
2013-14 9-15 7-13 2-2 0-1 3-6 6-12 --- 1-1
2012-13 7-6 7-6 --- 0-1 3-2 5-4 2-2 ---
Career 16-21 14-19 2-2 0-2 6-8 11-16 2-2 1-1