Bruna Paes
    Bruna Paes

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Rondonópolis, Brazil

    High School:
    São Lucas

    Height:
    5-3

    Major:
    Pre-Business

    09/02/2009

    2008-09 Women's Tennis

    Year-in-review photo gallery

  • Paes on College Tennis Online

    Fresno State: (2008-09) Defeated Illinois' Kristina Minor, 2-6, 6-0, 6-3, to help the Bulldogs advance to the NCAA Sweet 16 ... posted an eight-match winning streak during the spring ... went 6-1 against WAC opponents ... competed in the Cal Nike Invitational, ITA Northwest Regional and the ASU Thunderbird Invite ... won a consolation round match at the Northwest Regional against Kimi Cox of Santa Clara ... reached the semifinals of the Cal Nike Invitational in doubles with Laura Pola.

    (2007-08) Beat No. 46 Lauren Lui of Northwestern in straight sets in the round of 16 at the Cal Invitational ... advanced all the way to the semifinals of the Cal Invitational ... won six straight matches at one point of the fall season ... reached the round of 32 at the Northwest Regionals in Stanford ... won a total of 16 matches in singles at the No. 5 and 6 positions ... beat Vilsa Curto of Harvard 6-0, 6-2 and Jennifer Goldman of Hawaii 6-0, 6-1 during the dual match season.

    (2006-07) Went 4-4 in singles and 2-0 in doubles during the dual match season ... during the fall, was a semifinalist at the San Diego State Aztec Invitational Nov. 3-5 ... beat No. 98 Aude Lambert of Saint Mary's in three sets during the Aztec Invitational quarterfinals ... won the consolation final during the Saint Mary's Invitational Oct. 13-15 ... beat Vana Mrazovic of Pacific 20-18 in the super-tiebreaker during a consolation match at the Saint Mary's Invitational ... in doubles, advanced to the round of 32 at the Northwest Regional with teammate Amanda Griffin after defeating a Nevada doubles team.

    (2005-06) Gave the Bulldogs depth at the bottom of the singles lineup ... was named the team's most improved player ... helped the Bulldogs to a 5-2 win over New Mexico after defeating Jennifer Ryba in straight sets ... beat Merve Asimgil of Pepperdine in straight sets ... was 2-1 in three set matches and 2-1 in supertiebreakers ... during the fall season, competed in the Bulldog Classic, Nike Cal Invitational, ITA Northwest Regionals and the Desert Fall Classic ... notched her second collegiate victory in the round of 16 at the Bulldog Classic, beating No. 81 Cecilia Helland of Sacramento State in straight sets ... advanced all the way to the quarterfinals in the Bulldog Classic, losing only to teammate Lucia Sainz.

    Prior to Fresno State: Played twice with the Brazil Junior National team in the Fed Cup (under 16) ... ranked No. 3 in the COSAT (under 14 and 16) ... ranked No. 1 in the CBT (under 12, 14 and 16).

    Personal: Born Jan. 7, 1987 ... parents are Karla and Daniel ... has a younger sister Marcella ... admires Rafael Nadal for his quickness on the court and fighter-like attitude.

    Career Singles Statistics

    YearOverallDualTourn
    2005-0615-137-78-6
    2006-0713-104-49-6
    2007-0816-144-612-8
    2008-0916-1112-44-7
    Totals60-4827-2133-27

    Career Doubles Statistics

    YearOverallDualTourn
    2005-061-60-11-5
    2006-077-52-05-5
    2007-087-74-03-7
    2008-099-56-23-3
    Totals24-2312-312-20
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