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  Tania Varela
Tania Varela


Quito, Ecuador

High School:
Alliance Academy

Tied for 11th at Bucknell in career singles victories (44) and fifth in career doubles victories (53). Ranks eighth in all-time victories (97) and 11th in all-time winning percentage (.703). Also ranks second on Bucknell's No. 1 singles winning percentage list (.750) and No. 1 singles victories list (27).

2008-09: First Team All-Patriot League selection for third consecutive year ... missed fall tournament season while studying abroad ... led the team in spring singles wins with a 15-3 record ... posted an 11-2 record at No. 1 singles ... went undefeated (4-0) in singles against Patriot League opponents ... tallied a 12-7 doubles record ... teamed with Carlin Calcaterra, primarily at No. 2 doubles, posting an 8-3 record ... also partnered with Ashley Globerman (1-1) and Lauren Lucido (3-3) ... recorded a season-long 12-match winning streak March 12-April 11.

2007-08: Earned second consecutive First Team All-Patriot League citation ... third on team with 10 singles wins during spring dual season ... tied with Lauren Lucido for first on team with 23 overall doubles wins ... won nine of final 11 singles matches, including both in Patriot League Tournament ... ended season with a four-match winning streak ... won 11 of final 12 doubles matches, including both at Patriot League Tournament ... went 1-5 in singles and 10-4 in doubles when paired with Lucido for fall tournament play ... won Flight 2 doubles with Lucido at Eastern Championship ... advanced to the third round of doubles with Lucido at the ITA East Regional Championships.

2006-07: Named the Patriot League Rookie of the Year ... earned a spot on the All-Patriot League First Team ... posted a 9-5 dual singles record while mostly playing in the No. 1 spot ... teamed with Ashley Globerman to record a mark of 8-5 in dual doubles action ... the pair also had a 2-1 record against league opponents ... the duo additionally went 10-0 in tournament doubles play ... tallied a record of 9-2 in tournament singles.

Personal/High School: Graduated from Alliance Academy International ... was ranked first in Ecuador, fourth in South America, and 298th in the ITA ... daughter of Alfredo Varela and Priscila Alvarado ... majoring in management.



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