MINERS

Ximena Fuentes
 Ximena Fuentes

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mexico City, Mexico

High School:
TEC de Monterrey, Campus Santa Fe

Height:
5-3

Experience:
3L

03/15/2011

UTEP Tennis. Senior Day. Photo by IPA

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Ximena Fuentes

2010-11 (SENIOR): Paced the squad in dual-match victories (12) while rating second in overall triumphs (16) ... most of her work in the spring was done at No. 6 singles (11-5) ... recovered from a sluggish start to dual season to notch six straight and 10 of 12 matches over the remainder of the year ... was leading at the C-USA tournament before the match was halted ... registered a mark of 3-1 within C-USA action ... picked up 10 wins in doubles play, which was aided by going 6-4 in the fall ... posted a record of 3-1 when teamed with Marie LeBlond ... the duo secured runner-up honors at the season-opening NM State Fall Invite.

2009-10 (JUNIOR): Reached double digits in singles wins for third straight season ... sixof the victories came during the fall, which placed her tied for second on the squad ... claimed three straight matches late in fall slate ... posted back-to-back triumphs midway through dual-match play ... registered 12 doubles wins, placing her second on the squad ... season-best three consecutive victories in doubles play midway through dual-match campaign ... one of a quartet of Miners to compete in all four fall events.

2008-09 (SOPHOMORE): Teamed up with Marina DeLuca to secure 13 wins in doubles action, including eight in dual-match play ... tandem forged a 2-1 mark in C-USA play ... pairing enjoyed a four-match winning streak and two separate three-match streaks ... compiled 12 wins in singles play, nine of which came during dual-match play, to rate fifth on the squad ... won consecutive singles matches on two occasions during the year.

2007-08 (FRESHMAN): After a challenging start to her inaugural year (3-9), Fuentes adapted to the tougher competition and proved to be a key player for the Orange and Blue ... energized the Miners at the onset of dual-match by play winning eight of her first nine contests ... aiding stretch was a season-best five-match victory streak ... overall, finished with 14 triumphs ... win total included 10 in dual-match play ... posted an impressive mark of 3-1 in three-set tilts ... compiled 15 wins in doubles action to place tied for third on the squad ... member of the C-USA Academic Honor Roll, one of six Miners to be so distinguished.

PRIOR TO UTEP: One of the best junior players in Mexico ... Fuentes has been ranked as high as third in Mexico in singles play, achieving the feat at 16's ... owned the top rating in the country for 18s doubles ... was also listed as 14th nationally for 18's singles ... national doubles champion at the Queretaro National Tournament ... recipient of the Golden Lam award, a recognition given to high school athletes in Mexico who excel in both athletics and academics.

PERSONAL: Full name is Adriana Ximena Fuentes ... goes by Ximena ... began playing tennis at age of seven ... also enjoys soccer and ping pong ... lists Kim Clijsters as her favorite player ... daughter of Sergio and Patricia... has two older sisters, Gabriela, and Claudia ... born on 3/9/89 (Mexico City, Mexico.).

Ximena Fuentes' Career Singles Stats
Season Overall Pct. Dual Conf. #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6
2007-08 14-20 .412 10-10 0-3 - 1-2 2-4 7-4 - -
2008-09 12-18 .400 9-10 1-3 - - - 2-1 2-2 5-7
2009-10 10-24 .294 3-17 0-3 - - - 1-1 2-13 0-3
2010-11 16-13 .552 12-7 3-1 - - - - 1-2 11-5
Totals 52-75 .409 34-44 4-10 - 1-2 2-4 10-6 5-17 16-15

Ximena Fuente's Career Doubles Stats
Season Overall Pct. Dual Conf. #1 #2 #3
2007-08 15-16 .484 11-10 0-3 0-1 11-9 -
2008-09 13-12 .520 8-4 2-1 - 3-2 5-2
2009-10 12-17 .414 7-11 1-1 - 7-10 0-1
2010-11 10-19 .345 4-15 2-2 - 4-13 0-2
Totals 50-64 .439 30-40 5-7 0-1 25-34 5-5

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