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Alessandra Pennesi
Alessandra Pennesi

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Caracas, Venezuela

High School:
Manuel Muñoz Tébar

Height:
5-5

Birthdate:
05/08/1989

Fall 2012: Recorded an 11-4 record in singles ... Won the Po-Boy flight at the Ragin' Cajun Women's Tennis Classic, knocking off Juliette Clement of Louisiana and Chiara Stefanov of Arkansas State before beating Southeastern Louisiana's Adriana Castillo in the final ... Followed up with a Yellow Draw championship a few weeks later at the Golden Eagles Halloween Classic, picking up wins over Jacksonville State's Taylor Lofton and Central Arkansas Anna Buyukyan en route to another victory over Castillo in the final ... Also defeated Jo Garvey (Houston), Claudia Ortiz (Iowa State), Nadezhda Dubyanskaya (Sam Houston State) and Tabata Lua (Texas A&M-Kingsville) ... Carried 2-4 record in doubles, and a 2-3 mark with partner Dariya Dashutina with victories over Emelia Box and Victoria Parshikova of North Texas and Jess Heeps-Eriken and Janelle Fung of Arkansas State.

Spring 2012: Earned No. 5 spot on the All-Southland Second Team ... Compiled 15-7 record in singles competition with a 9-2 mark vs. Southland opponents ... Played primarily in the fifth spot, going 14-6 ... Ran off six straight victories early in the season that featured wins over Francesca Bernes of Texas State, Nikola Matovicova of UT Arlington, Nadezhda Dubyanskaya of Sam Houston State and Marcella Castaldi of McNeese State ... Also had a seven-match winning streak later in the season, knocking off Southeastern Louisiana's Isabel Brito, Tulane's Lindsay Dvorak, Louisiana's Sandra Ahlqvist, Nicholls' Catherine Gauthier, Northwestern State's Amy Williams and Central Arkansas' Sasha Ruoccu ... Picked up one win at the sixth spot, beating Gaby Fernandez of TCU ... Went 6-11 in doubles play with a 2-7 mark in conference ... Carried 3-1 record with Hélène Czudek at the third position, and a 3-9 showing in the second spot with Natalie Mayagoitia.

Spring 2011: Went 12-8 in singles with an 8-1 record in Southland play ... Competed primarily at the sixth position, going 5-4 with wins over Mengdi Liu of Cleveland State, Maria Frausto of McNeese State, Mariel Maffezzolli of UTSA, Maria Matuszak of Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and Alex Rios of Central Arkansas ... Also played a number of matches at No. 5, posting a 5-2 mark that included victories over Sam Houston State's Sheridan Currie, Stephen F. Austin's Alice Pacaut, Texas State's Mariana Perez and Southeastern Louisiana's Raissa Dias ... Played four matches in the fourth spot, winning over Prairie View A&M's Alix Thomas and South Alabama's Bridgette Gale ... Recorded 2-6 mark in doubles with a 1-1 showing in conference matches ... Picked up wins with both Hélène Czudek and Diana Mendez.

Spring 2010: Posted 8-5 record in singles with a 3-2 mark in Southland competition ... Compiled 7-2 record at the sixth position that included victories over Melissa Harrison of Nicholls, Veronika Makashov of UTEP, Melissa Holzinger of Colorado State, Jordan Short of Central Arkansas, Maria Aleman of Arkansas State and Inga Efimenko of McNeese State ... Went 1-3 at No. 5 singles, winning over Prairie View A&M's Margaret Berry ... Carried 2-13 mark in doubles, going 2-11 in the third spot ... Combined with Manami Kuroda to go 1-9 with a victory over Short and Kati Anderson of UCA ... Posted a 1-0 mark with Kaltrina Harbuzi, winning over Nicholls' Harrison and Sanja Stanojcic.

High School: Attended Colegio Católico Manuel Muñoz Tébar in Caracas, Venezuela ... Ranked 10th nationally in Venezuela.

Personal: Born Alessandra Pennesi on May 8, 1989 in Caracas, Venezuela ... Daughter of Enrique Pennesi and Miriam Iglesias de Pennesi.

04/14/2013

Lady Cards complete perfect home slate with 7-0 rout of SFA

Women's Tennis finishes regular season with 7-0 record in Beaumont

04/13/2013

Women's Tennis wins 4-3 over Northwestern State

Lady Cards will celebrate Senior Day on Sunday

04/12/2013

Women's Tennis set to close out home slate

Lady Cards will take on Northwestern State and Stephen F. Austin this weekend

04/07/2013

Lady Cards drop match to Islanders

Women's tennis splits singles, but loses doubles point

04/06/2013

Women's Tennis picks up 4-3 win at Sam Houston

Lady Cards earn fourth straight victory

04/26/2013

SLC TOURNAMENT

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10/25/2012

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