Athena Trouillot
Athena  Trouillot

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Miami, Fla.

High School:
MCA Academy


07/06/2016

Seventy-Eight Spartans Named Big Ten Distinguished Scholars

Letterwinners earned minimum grade point average of 3.7 for the 2015-16 academic year.

06/01/2016

Academic All-Big Ten Honors Announced for the 2016 Spring Season

In all, 96 Spartans were recognized for having a 3.0 or higher GPA.

05/28/2015

2015 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Honorees Announced

One-hundred and eight Spartans recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.

04/30/2015

Erin Faulkner Earns All-Big Ten Honors

Two Spartans received honors from the Big Ten Conference

04/23/2015

No. 54 Minnesota Knocks Out No. 63 Women's Tennis

The Spartans fall in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament.

2016: Junior
Spring 2016:
Singles- Ended the season third in MSU history for career singles wins, amassing 68 in three years … Finished the season with a team-high 23 wins … Went 14-10 in dual, tying Emily Metcalf for the second-most wins on the team in the spring season … One of five Spartans to have a winning record against Big Ten opponents (6-4) … Played No. 3-5 singles, primarily at No. 5 … Concluded the year on a four-match win streak … Doubles - Started the season ranked No. 9 in the region by the ITA with partner Davina Nguyen … Went 10-7 in dual matches, highlighted by a 7-5 mark at No. 3 … Had a winning record in Big Ten play, going 5-2 … The 18 total wins in doubles this season with teammate Nguyen paced the team.

Fall 2015:
Singles - Tied with Davina Nguyen for most wins this fall, posting a mark of 5-2 … Won four of her last five matches … Finished third in the white draw bracket of the Wildcat Invite (9/25-27), going 3-1 on the weekend ... Doubles - Paired up with Davina Nguyen to post the most wins of a pairing this fall with a mark of 6-4 … Reached the quarterfinals of the ITA Midwest Regional Championships in October, beating the top-ranked pairing of Yuliya Shupenia and Rebeca Mitrea of DePaul, 8-6, before falling to Eastern Michigan’s Klara Supejova and Andrea Martinovska … Had a winning record in doubles at the Wildcat Invite (9/25-27), going 3-2.

2015: Sophomore
Spring 2015:
Academic All-Big Ten honoree Singles - Big Ten Sportsmanship Award honoree ... Went 14-11 in the spring in singles play ... Posted a record of 9-10 at No. 5 singles, 4-1 at No. 4 singles and 1-0 at No. 1 singles ... Defeated Fresno State's Anneka Watts, 6-2, 6-1 ... Helped the Spartans comeback against Illinois with a 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-4 win over Jerricka Boone ... Doubles - Went 4-12 in doubles play in the spring.

Fall 2014: Singles - Compiled a 6-6 record ... Went 3-0 and claimed the flight B title at the Spartan Invitational ... Defeated Nina Nagode of Florida International and Morgan Chumney of Oklahoma at the Wildcat Invitational ... Beat Akron's Martina Zerbola at the Akron Invitational. Doubles - Tallied a 7-5 record ... Teamed with Lexi Baylis to go 3-0 at the Spartan Invitational, earning the title of flight B doubles champions ... Paired with Catherine Parenteau notched a 1-1 record at the Akron Invitational ... Finished with a record of 3-4, with Erin Faulkner, including a win over Bradley at the ITA Midwest Regionals.

2014: Freshman
Compiled a 25-9 overall singles record and an 18-12 overall doubles record.
2013-14 Meet the Spartans: Athena Trouillot
Spring 2014:
Singles - Tallied an 18-7 singles record in the spring dual schedule ... Completed a 6-5 record in the Big Ten ... Finished the season 13-5 when competing on court six ... Earned two wins over opponents on a ranked team ... Had a five-match winning streak between Jan. 31 and Feb. 15 ... Defeated UIC's Lacerda, 6-2, 6-2 ... Defeated Penn State's Whiteaway, 3-6, 6-4, 2-1 (ret.) ... Beat O'Neill of No. 51 Ohio State, 7-5, 0-6, 6-3 ... Defeated Sulz of Nebraska, 6-4, 6-7(5), 7-6(3), giving MSU a 4-3 road win over the Cornhuskers ... Took down Tarun of Iowa, 6-2, 7-5 ... Defeated Wisconsin's Bailey, 6-0, 6-1 ... Defeated Rubenstein of No. 48 Indiana, 6-2, 6-2. Doubles - Tallied a 13-10 record ... Finished 5-5 in conference action ... Finished 9-9 on court three ... Teamed with Anna Zelechonok, Erin Faulkner, and Catherine Parenteau ... Played with Parenteau for all conference matches ... Earned four wins over opponents on a ranked team ... Defeated Ormond/Sanders of Ball State, 6-4 ... Defeated Mebuke/Lacerda of UIC, 8-3 ... Took down Becker/Niehaus of No. 51 Ohio State, 8-4 ... Defeated Andersson/Sulz of Nebraska, 8-4 ... Beat Casati/Falkin of No. 34 Illinois, 8-7(4) ... Beat Lambert/Otero of No. 61 Minnesota, 8-6 ... Defeated Kauss/Fujimoto of No. 48 Indiana, 8-7(1).

Fall 2013:
Singles - Compiled a 7-2 record ... earned three wins and advanced to the semifinals of the Spartan Invitational competing in the Draw B bracket ... earned a win in the singles qualifying draw at the ITA Midwest Regional Championships defeating Cleveland State's Sherwood 6-4, 6-2 ... tallied a 3-0 record at the Green & White Invitational ... finished the fall on a three game win streak and winning five of her last six. Doubles - Compiled a 5-2 record ... paired with Catherine Parenteau at the Green & White Invitational to collect two wins, defeating Eastern Michigan and Louisville ... teamed with Erin Faulkner at the Spartan Invitational and notched a pair of wins ... paired with Marina Bohrer and advanced to the round of 32 at the ITA Midwest Regional Championships after defeating Illinois State's Marx and Ilves 8-1.

Before MSU: Competed under private coach Andres Barbosa... Named a five-star recruit on tennisrecruiting.com ... Owns a career-high national ranking of No. 63...Currently holds the No. 14 ranking in Florida... Named a singles quarterfinalist in the 2012 USTA Regional Tournament Segment Girls 18...Took third place in the 2012 North Florida Junior Designated Girls 18Placed in the quarterfinals in the 2012 USTA Regional Tournament Segment Girls 18...Titled doubles champion and reached the singles semifinals in the 2012 Academy Girls 18 Super Series...Won the singles bracket and reached the doubles finals in the 2012 Young Guns Girls 18 Super Series... 2012 BMW Girls 18 Super Series Champion...Finalist at the 2011 Winter Haven Super Series.

Personal: Born June 10, 1995 to Jean-Pierre and Nathalie Trouillotin New York...Awarded the Principal's Award at MCA Academy twice... Received the 2011 Trailblazer of Excellence Award at MCA Academy...Achieved high academic Honors at MCA Academy 2009-12... Served as the student council president in 2011-12 and as the student council treasurer in 2012-13...Plans on majoring in psychology.

Singles Overall Dual Tourn. Big Ten* #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6
2013-14 25-9 18-7 7-2 6-5 -- -- -- -- 5-2 13-5
2014-15 20-17 14-11 6-6 3-8 1-0 -- -- 4-1 9-10 --
2015-16 23-13 14-10 9-3 6-4 -- -- 3-4 5-3 6-3 --
Career 68-39 46-28 22-11 9-13 1-0 -- 3-4 9-4 20-15 13-5

Doubles Overall Dual Tourn. Big Ten* #1 #2 #3
2013-14 18-12 13-10 5-2 5-5 1-0 3-1 9-9
2014-15 11-17 4-12 7-5 2-8 4-6 0-4 0-2
2015-16 20-15 12-10 8-5 7-4 0-2 3-2 9-6
Career 49-44 29-32 20-12 14-17 5-6 6-7 18-17
* Big Ten Conference dual-match record (regular season)