Hometown: Campinas, Brazil
Previous School: Shorter College/Ivony
2007: Singles: Participated in four three-set matches during the first month of the season and won three of the matches... Won seven straight singles matches (2/25-3/18)... After losing the first set, came back to defeated Drury[apos]s Nikola Prpic after a pair of tiebreakers in the second and third set (3/18)... Earned a straight set win in the national quarterfinal against USC-Upstate (5/10)... Doubles: Partnered with Eduardo Cavasotti for all but two matches... Started the season 2-5 in doubles before winning 13 straight matches (2/25-3/31)... Defeated Abilene Christian[apos]s third position doubles team in the Round of 16 match at nationals (5/9). Shorter College: Earned 2006 NAIA All-America honors after finishing in the top 20 in the final ITA Rankings... Helped lead Shorter to the second round of the NAIA National Tournament last year... Played one season with current West Florida teammate Eduardo Cavasotti.
Other Tennis Experience: Ranked in the top 15 in the brazilian juniors ranking.
Personal: Majoring in Journalism