USD enters the tournament as the No. 4 seed, will play No. 9 Gonzaga Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. at Barnes Tennis Center
While celebrating senior day, the Toreros rallied from a 3-0 deficit, but fell just short
Laura Claus wins pressure-packed third set to give USD their fifth WCC win
USD Splits WCC Road Trip
USD looks to climb up the WCC standings with matches against USF and Santa Clara
Honors & Awards:
2011 1st Team All-WCC - Doubles (w/ Juliette Coupez)
2011 2nd Team All-WCC - Singles
2011 WCC Doubles Player of the Month - (April - w/ Juliette Coupez)
Career-high ITA Singles Ranking: #66 (Feb. 14, 2011)
Career-high ITA Doubles Ranking: #57 (Apr. 12, 2011 w/ Juliette Coupez)
Junior (2011-12):Went 12-18 overall in singles and 7-14 in dual singles... Played primarily at No. 2 in the singles lineup... Posted a 13-14 overall doubles record, including a 9-12 dual doubles mark... Teamed mostly with Cara Brown at No. 3 for a 9-5 record as a pair... Went 5-4 in singles during the fall... Competed in the ITA All-American Championships, ITA Southwestern Regionals and ASU Thunderbird Invitational... Was ranked as high as No. 55 in singles and No. 43 in doubles (w/ Juliette Coupez) on Sept. 9, 2011.
Sophomore (2010-11): In her first season as a Torero, compiled a 14-7 overall singles record playing primarily at No. 1... Earned a No. 66 singles ranking on February 14th, her first and highest singles ranking of her career... Was a second-team All-WCC selection in singles and a first-team selection in doubles with Juliette Coupez... Defeated four ranked opponents in singles, the highest being No. 24 Irene Rehberger of South Florida 6-2, 3-6, 6-4 on February 13th... Teamed with Coupez primarily at No. 1 in doubles, earning a career-high doubles ranking of 57th on April 12th... Went 14-10 in doubles with four wins over ranked opponents, including an 8-5 win over Illinois' Rachael White and Allison Falkin, who were ranked 18th at the time... Coupled with Coupez, defeated UNLV's Aleksandra Josifoska and Nives Pavlovic in the first round of NCAAs to help USD earn a 4-2 victory over... Named WCC Player of the Month for doubles with Coupez for the month of April... Did not compete in the fall.
Freshman (2009-10:) Played at UCLA, compiling a 25-9 overall singles record, including a 12-4 dual match mark playing primarily at the No. 5 and No. 6 positions for the Bruins...posted a 10-5 doubles record overall and a 2-0 record in dual matches...strung together two six-match winning streaks in singles and a five-match streak in doubles.
High School/Junior: Ranked as high as No. 3 in the class of 2009 according to TennisRecruiting.net...also Ranked as high as No. 5 in the USTA Girls' 18s singles rankings...achieved a WTA Tour ranking of 976 in doubles...Also has WTA points in singles...qualified for the main draw in seven pro tournaments over summer...captured girls' 18s singles titles at both the California Bowl (2008) and Fullerton Championships (2009)...finalist at the 2008 Wilson Junior Championships in Rancho Mirage, Calif....placed fourth at the USTA Winter National Championships...also reached the round of 16 in both singles and doubles at the USTA Spring National Championships...advanced to the semifinals in doubles at a futures event in Evansville ...two-time recipient of the Wilbur Folsom Most Improved Player Award for the San Diego Section...named player of the year in 2008...home-schooled...did not compete in high school sports.
Personal: Born Oct. 27th, 1990 in Chula Vista, Calif....parents are Jon and Alice Hoffpauir...notes that she enjoys surfing, running, spending time with family, drawing, and writing...aspires to coach, be a motivational speaker or work in sports medicine after graduating from USD...would like to write a book at some point.
Stephanie's Career Singles Records
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Stephanie's Career Doubles Records
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