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Gabi Vazquez
 Gabi Vazquez

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Guaynabo, Puerto Rico

High School:
Academia del Perpetuo Socorro

Height:
5-3

Birthdate:
03/19/1992

Experience:
3L

2012-13 (JUNIOR): Completed her finest season winning a career-best 20 singles matches during the season ... one of two Miners to post a 16-8 record during the spring season ... posted an 11-4 record at the No. 3 singles spot, including a win in her only singles match at the No. 2 spot ... had a stretch at the mid-point of the season winning eight of nine singles matches (Feb. 10 - March 10) ... one of two Miners to win two conference matches and win all six singles matches at home ... teamed up with Marie LeBlond to win a team-best 15 doubles matches in dual match play ... won seven matches with Rebeca Calvillo during the fall the season ... her 22 overall doubles wins ranked best on the squad ... efforts helped team win 12 matches during the spring season, including a 6-0 record in the Sun City ... garnered placement on the 2013 Conference USA Academic Honor Roll (min. 3.0 GPA).

2011-12 (SOPHOMORE): Played at the No. 3 position in singles while doing most of her work in doubles at No. 2 ... great start to season by taking home a flight title at the SBU Invite (9/16-9/18), which was part of an eventual five-match streak ... also won a flight title at the event in doubles ... lost her rhythm for the rest of fall and into dual play but kept working on her craft ... efforts paid off in form of going 3-1 over a four-match period later in the season ... contributed to 11 victories in doubles action, including rolling to four consecutive to start campaign ... garnered placement on the 2012 Conference USA Academic Honor Roll (min. 3.0 GPA).

2010-11(FRESHMAN): Competed in the top flight of each of the four fall tournaments, oftentimes squaring off against juniors or seniors ... claimed four of her final six matches in the fall, including winning three straight at the UNM Invite ... overall finished the year with nine victories, with five coming during the spring ... enjoyed a solid stretch of 4-1 in singles action midway through the dual season.

PRIOR TO UTEP:Has been the top-rated junior player in Puerto Rico in singles at every age bracket (12's, 14's, 16's & 18's) ... standout at Academia del Perpetuo Socorro, where she played for the team every year from seventh grade on ... aided the squad to the country's championship in each of those seasons ... has competed at the Federation Cup event the past two years ... has also competed at the Intersectionals Louisiana, and events in Mexico and the Dominican Republic ... is a right-handed player, who uses a two-handed backhand.

PERSONAL:Full name is Gabriela Alexandra Vazquez, but goes by Gabi ... began playing tennis at the age of eight ... has one brother ... daughter of Nancy Gonzalez and Luis Vazquez ... born 3/19/92 (Guaynabo, Puerto Rico).

Gabi Vazquez's Career Singles Stats
Season Overall Pct. Dual Conf. #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6
2010-11 9-18 .333 5-11 2-1 - - 3-8 2-3 - -
2011-12 9-21 .300 4-15 0-1 - 0-3 4-10 0-2 - -
2012-13 20-12 .625 16-8 2-1 - 1-0 11-4 4-4 - -
Totals 38-51 .427 25-34 4-3 - 1-3 18-22 6-9 - -
Gabi Vazquez's Career Doubles Stats
Season Overall Pct. Dual Conf. #1 #2 #3
2010-11 7-19 .269 3-14 1-2 - 3-12 0-2
2011-12 11-18 .379 6-12 0-0 - 5-11 1-1
2012-13 22-10 .688 15-7 0-3 - 15-7 -
Totals 40-47 .460 24-33 1-5 - 23-30 1-3
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