Women's Tennis
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Tristen Dewar
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Tristen Dewar 916352
Height: 5'2"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Bradenton, FL
High School: IMG Academy
Major: Communication Studies

Career: (as of Dec. 31, 2015)

  • SINGLES: 71-40 overall, 42-30 dual matches, 22-14 ACC
  • DOUBLES: 58-40 overall, 31-30 dual matches, 15-18 ACC

Fall 2015 (Senior):

  • Was 4-1 in singles and 5-0 in doubles
  • Won the Flight 2 Doubles title at the USTA Collegiate Clay Court Invitational, with Ally Miller-Krasilnikov
  • Reached the finals of the Flight 3 Singles Draw at the USTA Collegiate Clay Court Invitational

2014-15 (Junior):

  • ITA Scholar Athlete
  • All-ACC Academic Team
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll
  • SINGLES: 17-15 overall, 10-12 dual matches, 6-5 ACC
  • Played primarily at No. 4 and 5 singles
  • Won two dual matches against top-100 singles players
  • Defeated 78th-ranked Ashley Dai of North Carolina, 6-1, 7-5, in Chapel Hill
  • Defeated 91st-ranked Hannah King of Georgia, 2-6, 7-6(4), 6-3, in Clemson
  • DOUBLES: 13-13 overall, 10-9 dual matches, 4-6 ACC
  • Played primarily at No. 2 doubles with teammate Romy Koelzer
  • With Koelzer, defeated the 17th-ranked doubles tandem of Josie Kuhlman & Peggy Porter of Florida, 6-3, at the ITA Team Indoor Championships

2013-14 (Sophomore):

  • Ranked as high as #85 in singles during the season; Was ranked in 8 of 11 spring singles polls
  • #72 final national doubles ranking with Koroleva
  • Reached quarterfinals of ITA Carolina Regionals in singles
  • #14 in final ranking in Carolina Region
  • Team-best 29-11 singles record, including 13-7 at No. 4
  • 24-8 overall record in doubles
  • 10-4 record in ACC singles matches
  • 2-5 against Nationally Ranked Players
  • Topped #24 Hanna Mar (Duke) at Regionals
  • 8-3 record in three-set matches

2012-13 (Freshman):

  • Went 18-14 in singles play, including a 6-5 mark in ACC play and a 13-10 record in dual matches
  • Posted a 15-18 record in doubles
  • Went 1-1 at No. 4, 3-3 at No. 5, and 9-6 at No. 6
  • Had a stretch where she won seven of eight matches in straight sets, including a wins over Stanford, FSU, and Baylor
  • Won her NCAA Tournament debut, clinching the match with a 6-1, 6-1 win over Marcela Jimenez of Eastern Kentucky
  • Advanced to finals of her singles flight at the Roberta Allison Classic, knocking off players from Samford and Alabama
  • Advanced to the second round of the Main Draw at the ITA Carolina Regional Singles Championships
  • With Gumulya, won her doubles flight at the Roberta Allison Classic, defeating teams from Kentucky, Auburn, and Alabama.

Before Clemson:

  • Ranked as Blue Chip Five-star recruit by TennisRecruiting.net
  • Ranked as the No. 9 player in the nation in 2011
  • Trained at the prestigious IMG Bollettieri Tennis Academy for eight years
  • Reached a career-best ITF ranking of 123rd in the world
  • Extensive experience with tournament tennis in both singles and doubles, and played in the qualifying for the WTA Rogers Cup
  • Played in the U.S. Open juniors qualifying
  • Was a semifinalist at the Orange Bowl U18 in doubles
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