Renata Kucerkova
    Renata Kucerkova

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Roznov, Czech Republic

    High School:
    T.G. Masaryk

    Height:
    5-6

    Major:
    Art

    09/02/2009

    2008-09 Women's Tennis

    Year-in-review photo gallery

  • Kucerkova on College Tennis Online

    Fresno State: (2009-10) Ranked No. 1 in the preseason ITA National Doubles Rankings with partner Anastasia Petukhova ... earned First Team All-WAC honors in singles and Second Team All-WAC honors in doubles with partner Laura Pola ... entered the ITA Doubles Rankings with her second parter, Pola, and climbed as high as No. 68 ... reached her highest singles ranking on April 27 at No. 87 ... defeated WAC Player of the Year and 44th-ranked Pichittra Thongdach of No. 44 Boise State in straight sets, 7-5, 6-2 ... knocked off No. 29 Marta Lesniak of 27th-ranked SMU, 7-6, 3-6, (10-7) ... picked up a 6-0, 6-2 victory against No. 81 Arianna Colffer of 37th-ranked Pepperdine ... beat No. 100 Suzie Matzenauer of Cal Poly, 7-6, 3-6, 6-2 ... beat three ranked doubles teams with Pola ... upset the No. 26 combo in the country - McCall Jones and Megan Price of BYU, 8-7 ... set aside No. 32 Brittany Blalock and Suzie Matzenauer of Cal Poly ... knocked off No. 45 Lauren Megale and Thongdach of Boise State.

    (2008-09) Named the 2009 ITA National Doubles Team of the Year and an NCAA All-American in doubles along with partner Anastasia Petukhova ... advanced to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Doubles Tournament ... won the ITA National Indoor Doubles title with Petukhova ... earned first-team All-WAC honors in singles and doubles ... finished the season as the No. 1 doubles team in the country ... ranked No. 73 in singles in the final ITA Tennis rankings ... went undefeated in WAC play in singles and doubles ... collected 12 wins against doubles teams ranked in the Top 25 final rankings ... concluded the season with a 13-match winning streak in singles ... clinched Fresno State's 4-3 victory over Illinois to advance to the NCAA Sweet 16 by defeating Chelcie Abajian, 4-6, 6-1, 7-6 (7-3) ... knocked off No. 38 Claire Ilcinkas, 6-1, 6-4, as part of the Bulldogs' 4-3 upset over No. 5 California ... defeated No. 27 Christy Striplin of Georgia Tech and No. 111 Keri Wong of Clemson at ITA National Team Indoors ... captured the ITA Northwest Regional Doubles Championship ... reached the finals of the ITA All-American Doubles tournament ... finished the fall season with a 12-1 record in doubles with Petukhova ... went 4-2 in singles, with two victories in the prequalifying rounds of the ITA All-American singles tournament.

    (2007-08) A 2008 NCAA All-American in doubles ... named first-team All-WAC in both singles and doubles ... participated in the ITA All-American qualifying rounds ... earned a No. 43 singles national ranking at the beginning of the fall ... earned a No. 18 ranking in doubles with Petukhova to start the year ... won her last eight singles matches to finish the spring season ... went 2-0 at the Palm Springs Duals in the Desert in singles and doubles ... reached the round of 16 at the Northwest Regionals ... went 4-1 in doubles during the Northwest Regionals, advancing to the final with Petukhova ... won a total of 29 singles matches at the No. 2 and No. 3 positions ... won a total of 43 matches in doubles throughout the season at the No. 2 position ... went 3-0 in doubles with Petukhova at the Cal Winter Invitational ... with Petukhova, reached the semifinals of the NCAA tournament ... finished the season ranked No. 18 in doubles.

    (2006-07) The 2007 WAC Freshman of the Year ... a first-team All-WAC honoree in both singles and doubles ... an NCAA singles participant ... was outstanding during the dual season, going 19-4 in singles and 23-4 in doubles ... beat then-No. 12 Sarah Fansler of USC on March 21 ... beat then-No. 37 Ana Cetnik of TCU in straight sets on March 15 ... won-11 straight matches from March 21 to May 12 ... ranked as high as No. 41 on April 3 ... went 15-1 with Petukhova at the No. 2 doubles spot during dual matches and went 18-4 overall with Petukhova ... beat No. 26 Craddock and Silverio of Georgia Tech during the NCAA team championships.

    Prior to Fresno State: In the Under-14, was a part of the two-time finalist team at the European Championships ... was a two-time winner of the Czech Republic Championships in singles and a three-time winner in doubles ... in under-16, took third place in the European Doubles Championships ... was a quarterfinalist in the singles at the European Championships ... in under-18, was the winner of the Czech Republic doubles title ... took third place in doubles at the European Championships.

    Personal: Born Jan. 26, 1987... parents are Renata Kucerkova and Miroslav Kucerka ... brothers are Ondrej and Michal Kucerka ... enjoys skiing, swimming, volleyball and squash ... admires Roman Sebrle and Steffi Graf.

    Career Singles Statistics

    YearOverallDualTourn
    2006-0730-919-411-5
    2007-0829-1120-79-4
    2008-0932-724-48-3
    2009-1012-1512-150-0
    Totals103-4275-3028-12

    Career Doubles Statistics

    YearOverallDualTourn
    2006-0730-723-47-3
    2007-0843-925-418-5
    2008-0944-526-318-2
    2009-1014-1314-130-0
    Totals131-3488-2443-10
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