Kankaras and Googe each receive third All-Academic honor.
Liudmila Vasilieva secures win in her final dual match at Washington State.
The cougars will face Seattle on Friday and Washington on Saturday
WSU ends regular season at Seattle and Washington next weekend.
Doubles point proves to be the difference in battle of Cougars.
WSU Tennis vs. Florida (NCAA 2nd Round - May 12, 2012)
WSU Tennis vs. Florida State (NCAA 1st Round - April 11, 2012)
JUNIOR (2011-12): Posted a 32-9 overall record, 19-7 in dual matches...her 32 wins was the best single-season match in school history, though it was eclipsed later in the season by Elisabeth Fournier, who finished with 33 wins...selected to participate in the NCAA Singles Championship, the second time in her career she made the field...reached a career-high No. 43 in the ITA singles rankings, following her win over USC's Zoe Scandalis, who was ranked No. 13 at the time...went 16-7 at No. 1 singles, 3-0 at No. 2...was 3-7 in matches against nationally-ranked players...had 16-match winning streak during the season, including 14 straight wins to open dual-match schedule...went 22-17 in doubles play, 12-13 in dual matches, 10-5 with Elizaveta Luzina...duo went 5-2 at No. 1 and 5-3 at No. 2 doubles...went undefeated in first 10 matches to open season...won Kansas Invitational Singles B Draw...champion of Cougar Classic Flight 1...reached third round of ITA Northwest Regional...teamed with Luzina to win Cougar Classic Flight 2 Doubles defeating teammates Fournier/Romantsova...reached third round of ITA Northwest Regional...her 82 career singles victories places her fourth on WUS's career list.
SOPHOMORE (2010-11): Led the team with a 23-13 record, including a team best 10-3 mark in the fall...held 3 mach points against USC's Maria Sanchez, the nation's top ranked player at the time...her 23 victories ties for 9th on WSU's single-season list...opened fall play with a preseason ranking of 40 by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association, her highest ranking of the year... advanced to the quarterfinal of the Cougar Classic in the Crimson singles bracket... went undefeated at the Jack Taylor Boise State Invitational... advanced to the round of 16 at the USTA/ITA NW Regional.
FRESHMAN (2009-10): Ranked No. 60 in ITA year-end ranking...Named to 2010 All-Pac-10 honorable mention team...reached NCAA singles Championship, falling in first round to No. 7-seed Allie Will of Florida, 6-1, 6-1...was 27-12 on the season...27 singles wins are third most all-time in a season...defeated fourth highest-ranked player in school history (Cal's Marina Cossou, No. 15)...highest ranking of No. 54 during the season...was ranked from February 21 to the end of the season...defeated five ranked players during 2009-10 season... earned Pac-10 Player of the Week for April 13after becoming only Cougar to defeat California and Stanford in same dual-match season...only third time ever a WSU player has earned the honor...posted most singles victories by a freshman since 1983...longest win streak of 10 matches Sept. 26, 2009- Jan. 22, 2010...won first round match of the Pac-10 tournament...posted a team-best 10-1 singles record during the fall...only loss of the fall season came to teammate Ekaterina Kamendova in the semifinals of the Cougar Classic...won Flight A of the Gonzaga/Eastern Washington Invitational... was 17-21 in doubles play, with a second place finish in the Crimson bracket of the Cougar Classic with partner Elisabeth Fournier.
Won singles and doubles ITF Samara Cup International Tournaments in June 2008...reached the quarterfinals or better in several ITF tournaments...career high junior singles world ranking of No. 394.
Liudmila Vasilieva...father Vladislav...mother Tanyana is a manager...two siblings, Anna and Semer...hobbies include reading and the internet...majoring in finance at WSU.
Singles Doubles CAREER SUMMARY W L Pct. W L Pct. 2009-10 27 12 .692 16 17 .484 2010-11 23 13 .639 12 18 .400 2011-12 32 9 .780 22 17 .564 WSU CAREER 82 34 .707 50 51 .495