2 NCAA FINAL FOURS 19 ALL-AMERICANS 9 ACC CHAMPIONSHIPS
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Keri Wong
Height: 5'4"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Jackson, MS
Major: Management

Career Highlights

  • Doubles All-American (2009, 2011)
  • All-ACC Selection (2010, 2011)
  • NCAA Doubles Runner-up (with Bek)
  • Earned #3 Final doubles ranking in 2011
Fall 2011 (as a senior)
  • Opens the fall season at No. 1 in the nation in doubles with Josipa Bek
  • Is ranked No. 32 in singles rankings to start the year

Spring 2011 (as a junior)

Singles

  • All-ACC Selection for the second time in her career
  • Compiled a 26-13 overall record including a 9-8 record over ranked opponents
  • Played three matches at flight #1 going 3-0 and went 18-10 at flight #2
  • Recorded a team-best 8-3 record against ACC opponents
  • Ranked as high #37 before finishing the season ranked #48
  • Played in the NCAA Singles Championship for the first time
  • Now has 78 wins in three seasons

Doubles

  • Named a Doubles All-American by the ITA
  • Finished as runner-up with Bek to Stanford's Barte/Burdette at the NCAA Doubles Championships
  • Defeated the #2 and #4 ranked doubles teams in the NCAA Doubles Championships to advance to the final
  • Compiled a 39-14 doubles record with four different partners
  • Recorded 39 doubles victories, which ranks second, behind Bek (40), in school history for most doubles victories in a season
  • Set a school record with Bek for doubles team victories in a season with 34
  • Started and finished season with Bek going 34-11 at flight #1 with a 16-8 record against ranked opponents, including three wins against #1
  • Played four matches with Henry (3-1) and three matches with Belaya (1-2)
  • Also played one match with Vyskocilova (1-0)
  • Began the season at #2 with Bek and held #1 spot in the rankings for four weeks before finishing the season with the #3 ranking

Fall 2010

Singles

  • Began the fall ranked #39
  • Compiled a 5-3 record in the fall season
  • Advanced to the round of 16 at the ITA Carolina Regional Main Draw

Doubles

  • With Bek, entered the fall season ranked #5
  • Compiled a 13-4 record, all with Bek, including six ranked wins
  • Won the ITA Regional Main Draw over #44 Featherson/McHale of North Carolina
  • Advanced to the Finals of the Riviera All-American Main Draw
  • Advanced to the Finals of the USTA/ITA Indoor National Championships

Spring 2010

Singles

  • Had breakout sophomore season, going 26-10 and earning All-ACC honors
  • Finished 2010 season with #58 national ranking
  • Played primarily at #2 singles position, where she was 22-5
  • Also played at top flight for three matches, going 2-1
  • Was 8-6 against ranked opponents
  • Won big match at flight two against UGA's Nadja Gilchrist in the NCAA Second Round
  • Had two six-match winning streaks, and started dual-match season 17-3
  • Defeated #39 Alison Ramos of Southern Cal in the ITA National third round
  • Went 6-2 in three-set matches, and has 52-19 career record

Doubles

  • Despite playing with five different partners, posted 25-10 record
  • With Hadziselimovic, went 10-2, with a win over #7 Boxx and Njissen, leading to a #19 national ranking
  • Did not play with Hadziselimovic again, but finished season ranked #32
  • Went 8-4 with Henry and 3-0 with Balda throughout the season

Fall 2009

Singles

  • Entered fall ranked #81 in ITA Preseason Poll
  • Went 4-4 in the fall individual season
  • Had wins over two ranked opponents
  • Advanced to round of 16 in 2009 Wilson/ITA Carolina Regional

Doubles

  • Entered fall ranked #34 with Ciolkowski in ITA Preseason Poll
  • Played only two matches with Ciolkowski, going 1-1
  • Had 3-4 overall record, partnering with Magnusson (2-3) and Ciolkowski (1-1)
  • With Ciolkowski, advanced to final 16 of qualifying at Riviera/ ITA All-American with win over #48 McVeigh and Burdette of Stanford
  • With Magnusson, won first round match to advance at 2009 Wilson/ITA Carolina Regional

Spring 2009

Highlights
• Named an All-American in doubles after earning a top-eight seed with partner Ani Mijacika
• Ranked 11th in the final Campbell/ITA Tennis doubles poll and at #112 in the final singles rankings
• Was ranked among the top 120 singles players nationally in every poll during the spring

Singles

• Posted a 19-6 singles record during the dual-match season with a 9-2 mark against conference opponents
• Debuted at #111 in the preseason singles poll
• Won her first five matches of the season, including a pair of straight set victories over the ITA Kickoff Weekend against Boise State and Auburn at flight four
• Suffered a rough middle stretch of February with four straight losses to players from teams ranked among the top 15; three were at the third position
• Outlasted Natasa Vuckovic of South Carolina on Feb. 22 to help the Tigers defeat their in-state rival by a 5-2 margin
• Dropped her match to 77th-ranked Noelle Hickey of Georgia Tech to open the ACC season on Feb. 25
• Rebounded to win her next 10 matches playing primarily at number five; nine were in two sets
• Wins included eight against league foes and non-conference victories against Kentucky and Central Florida
• Winning streak ended with a loss to 75th-ranked Amanda Granson of Duke on Apr. 10
• Defeated North Carolina's Laura Reichert the following day as Clemson posted the 5-2 victory
• Also won her match against the Tar Heels' Sophie Grabinski in the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament, scoring one of the Tigers' two points that afternoon
• Also recorded a victory in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament over Winthrop's Sandra Herrera at flight three for her 26th win of the year
• Did not record a decision in Clemson's defeat of North Carolina in the regional finals or in the round of 16 match-up with Notre D

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Doubles

• Compiled an 19-6 doubles record with three different partners during the 2009 spring season
• Played primarily with Ani Mijacika at the top flight, recording a 14-5 record
• Also won a trio of matches with Ina Hadziselimovic in the beginning of the season and went 2-1 with Laurianne Henry
• Won her first three matches of the season with Hadziselimovic, defeating teams from the College of Charleston, Virginia Commonwealth and Boise State at the second position
• Also partnered with Hadziselimovic against Auburn in the championship match of the ITA Kick-Off Weekend but did not record a decision
• Teamed with Mijacika for the Furman match on Feb. 5 and recorded a victory
• Posted an upset in just their second contest together, downing Georgia's 10th-ranked tandem of Gullickson and Hyndman by an 8-1 margin
• Recorded their second straight top-10 upset against Cossou and Ilcinkas of Cal in the first match of the ITA National Team Indoor Championships on Feb. 13
• Suffered a loss to Fresno State's second-ranked team at the National Indoors before posting the win over Southern California in the final match of the tournament
• Partnered with Henry for the next three matches as Mijacika was sidelined with an injury
• Duo returned to the court on Mar. 8 against Miami when they eked out the 9-7 win over the Hurricane tandem
• With Mijacika, did not surrender a game against Central Florida on Mar. 16
• After a loss to Virginia Tech on Mar. 21, won their next six matches, all against ACC opponents
• Dropped an 8-5 decision to North Carolina's fourth-ranked team of Marand and Grabinski to close out the regular season
• Fell again to the Tar Heel duo in the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament the following week
• Quickly defeated Winthrop's top team in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament on May 8 (8-0), but did not record a decision in the regional final the next day in Clemson's third match-up with North Carolina
• With Mijacika, defeated a third top-10 opponent in 2009 as the Tiger tandem upset Notre Dame's #2-ranked team in the round of 16, 8-3
• Season ended in the opening round of the NCAA Doubles Championships as they were upset by Baylor in straight sets.

Fall 2008

Singles
• Began her collegiate career with six straight wins, including the title in her respective flight at the MCC Collegiate Invitational
• Was 7-3 for the fall overall with one win over a ranked opponent
• Did not play in the Furman Fall Classic due to illness
• Advanced to the quarterfinals of the Wilson/ITA Southeast Regional in October
• Won in straight sets over her first two opponents and then eked out a three-set victory in the round of 16
• Fell to Caitlin Whoriskey of Tennessee in the final eight of the tournament
• Defeated #123 Sarah Fansler of Southern California in her first match at flight two in the Duals in the Desert
• Fell to Baylor's 27th-ranked Csilla Borsanyi in the semifinals and then lost her consolation match as well.

Doubles

• Had an 8-2 record in doubles play during the fall season
• Advanced to the quarterfinals in doubles action at the southeast regional as well as in singles
• Paired with Ina Hadziselimovic during the tournament to win three matches before falling in the round of eight
• Also teamed with Hadziselimovic in the first event of the fall where the duo claimed its flight championship at the MCC Collegiate Invitational
• Partnered with Ani Mijacika at the Duals in the Desert to conclude the season
• Tandem went 2-1 at flight one to finish third in the tournament.

Before Clemson

• Blue-Chip recruit from Jackson, MS
• Attended the prestigious Van Der Meer Tennis Academy in Hilton Head, SC
• Ranked as high as third in the nation according to www.TennisRecruiting.net and number-one in the tennis RPI by the same site
• Had a 55-17 record as a senior with 13 wins over other Blue-Chip players and a 23-2 record against 5-Star recruits
• Won the Bill Ozaki Sportsmanship Award
• Born December 25, 1989
• Majoring in pre-business.

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