Freshmen have strong performance at first fall tournament.
Michigan State women’s tennis travels to Northwestern for its first fall tournament of the season.
The duo earns highest preseason ranking in school history.
Finished with a 13-10 singles record and 17-11 doubles record... Tied for first on the team with the most doubles wins at 17.
Spring 2018: Had a 13-7 singles record, including a 7-5 mark in conference matches… Played a majority of her matches at No. 4 singles where she went 7-5, but also posted a 5-1 mark at No. 5 singles... Clinched the team’s upset victory over No. 21-ranked Nebraska (3/16) with a three-set victory at No. 5 singles… Led the team with 13 doubles victories, with a record of 13-7… Paired with Davina Nguyen at No. 1 singles for most of the season, as the duo went 10-6 at the No. 1 spot… The duo started the season with an undefeated 8-0 mark at No. 1 doubles… Defeated No. 47 Taylor Russo and Alizee Michaud at No. 1 doubles in the team’s loss to No. 13 Auburn (2/17).
Fall 2017: Singles – Went 0-4 in singles… Qualified for the main draw of the 2017 ITA Division I Women’s Midwest Regional Championship. Doubles – Had a record of 4-4 in doubles play with partner Davina Nguyen… The duo ranked No. 14 in the ITA Preseason National Doubles Rankings, which was the highest preseason ranking in school history… The duo also qualified for the main draw of the Riviera/ITA All-American Championships… Advanced to the quarterfinals of the Midwest Regional Championships, defeating duos from Michigan and Notre Dame… Went 2-1 at the Louisville Tennis Classic.
Finished 17-5 in singles play and 15-5 in doubles play… Finished the season ranked No. 40 in the ITA doubles rankings with partner Davina Nguyen, the highest ranking in school history… Was ranked No. 93 in the nation in singles for one week… Went 7-2 in the Big Ten… Spent most of her time at third singles where she went 13-4… Won nine straight singles matches to start the season… Defeated the No. 41 doubles duo in the country in Indiana’s Madison Appel and Kim Schmider (3/26) with partner Davina Nguyen… MSU’s Big Ten Sportsmanship Award winner.
Spring 2016: Singles- Had the third most wins on the team, finishing the year 16-11 … Went 14-8 in dual play, which tied Athena Trouillot for second best … One of five Spartans to have a winning record in Big Ten play, finishing 7-4 … Was unbeaten at No. 5 (4-0), played mostly at No. 4 (4-5) … Finished the last 10 matches of the season 6-4 … Had a team-best seven match win streak, which she followed with a separate six-match win streak … Beat No. 45 Auburn’s Samantha Asch, 3-6, 6-3, 1-0 … Defeated No. 20 Kentucky’s Akvile Parazinskaite, 6-1, 6-7, 1-0 … Downed No. 54 Illinois’ Jaclyn Switkes, 1-6, 6-1, 6-4 … Doubles- Finished the year 14-12 in doubles, 11-11 in dual matches … played primarily at No. 2 doubles with Emily Meyers, going 9-9 as a duo.
Fall 2015: Singles - Won two singles matches at the Wildcat Invite (9/25-27). Doubles- Went 3-1 in doubles at the Wildcat Invite (9/25-27), while paired with Allie Baer ... Made it to the semifinals of the Wildcat Invite (9/25-27) in doubles, while paired with Allie Baer.
High School: Four-year letter winner at Valley View High School in Jonesboro, Ark. ... Earned All-Conference and All-State honors on her way to four-consecutive state-singles championships... Named overall high school champion in Arkansas in 2013-2014... Preps Outstanding Female Tennis Player of the Year in 2013 and 2014... Helped Valley View claim two team state titles in 2011 and 2013... Four-time team captain... Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Daughter of Gene and Kim Metcalf... Born May 29, 1997... Has one older brother, Chris... Father was a collegiate basketball player at Arkansas State... Plans to major in Actuarial Science.
* Big Ten Conference dual-match record (regular season)