Anastasia Petukhova
Anastasia  Petukhova

Moscow, Russia

High School:
A.M. Gorky


2008-09 Women's Tennis

Year-in-review photo gallery


2008 WAC Champions

The 2008 Fresno State Bulldogs and Seven-Time Defending WAC Champions

  • Petukhova on College Tennis Online

    Fresno State: (2009-10) Earned ITA All-American honors in singles ... first-team All-WAC selection in singles ... ITA Singles Rankings as high as No. 4 ... ranked No. 19 in the final rankings ... preseason ranked with Renata Kucerkova as the No. 1 doubles team in the country in the ITA Doubles Rankings ... defeated a total of seven ranked opponents on the season ... knocked off the then-No. 1 player in the country Maria Mosolova of Northwestern, 6-4, 7-5 ... eliminated three ranked opponents to win the consolation bracket of the ITA All-American Championships ... advanced to the Round of 16 at the ITA Northwest Regional ... earned a berth in the ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships and advanced to the quarterfinals with victories over No. 1 Mosolova and 17th-ranked Maria Sanchez of USC ... picked up three wins in doubles action with freshman Bianca Modoc to advance to the quarterfinals of the ITA Northwest Regional.

    (2008-09) Named the 2009 ITA National Doubles Team of the Year with Kucerkova ... an NCAA All-American in doubles ... advanced to the quarterfinals for the NCAA Doubles Tournament ... competed in the NCAA Singles Tournament ...won the ITA National Indoor Doubles Championship ... first-team All-WAC in singles and doubles ... No. 1 ranked doubles team in the country in the final ITA Tennis Rankings ... finished the season ranked 34th in singles ... picked up 12 wins against doubles teams ranked in the Top 25 final rankings ... upset No. 21 Marina Cossou of California, 6-4, 6-4, to help the Bulldogs knock off the fifth-ranked Golden Bears ... defeated No. 103 Leigh Finnegan of Illinois, 6-1, 6-1, to help Fresno State advance to the NCAA Sweet 16 ... went 9-0 against conference opponents in singles ... won 10-straight matches at one point, including three-straight matches that she didn't lose a game ... championed the ITA Northwest Regional doubles title ... reached the finals of the ITA All-American doubles championship ... went 44-5 with Kucerkova in doubles ... competed in the main draw of the ITA All-American singles tournament ... upset No. 10 Sanaz Marand of North Carolina in the consolation round of the ITA All-American tournament ... picked up a win against No. 15 Megan Falcon of LSU at the National Indoor tournament ... recipient of the prestigious Harold H. Haak Scholarship.

    (2007-08) A 2008 NCAA All-American in both singles and doubles ... earned first-team All-WAC honors in both singles and doubles ... earned a No. 47 national ranking to begin the season ... was ranked as high as No. 11 during the spring season ... advanced to the semifinals of the NCAA tournament with Kucerkova ... defeated No. 14 Georgia Rose of Northwestern 6-4, 6-4 during the NCAA team championships... won the 2007 Bulldog Classic singles title ... beat No. 4 Susie Babos of Cal at the Northwest Regionals ... advanced to the semifinals of the Northwest Regionals ... earned a No. 18 national ranking in doubles ... advanced to the doubles finals at the Bulldog Classic and the Northwest Regionals ... won a total of 41 singles matches throughout the season primarily at the No. 2 position ... teamed up with Kucerkova to win a total of 42 doubles matches

    (2006-07) A first-team All-WAC selection in both singles and doubles ... finished the season on a 15-match win streak in singles and a 10-match win streak in doubles ... was ranked as high as No. 66 in singles ... went 24-3 in singles and 21-8 in doubles ... beat then-No. 14 Nina Henkel of Cal in straight sets on Jan. 14 ... beat then-No. 71 Amanda Craddock of Georgia Tech in straight sets during the NCAA team championships ... in doubles, beat then-No. 26 Craddock and Silverio of Georgia Tech during the NCAA team championships.

    Prior to Fresno State: Ranked No. 68 in the ITF G18 in 2006 ... had tremendous results in the ITF juniors, winning several tournaments ... a singles semifinalist in the Slovak Indoor ... a doubles winner in Citta Di Santa Croce ... a doubles winner at the Chief Minister's Cup in 2005 ... a singles semifinalist at the UBC Thailand Open ... a singles winner at the Vila Do Conde Cup in 2004.

    Personal: Born April 4, 1989 ... parents are Larisa and Yuri Petukhova ... enjoys music, literature and all sports ... chose to attend Fresno State because of the coaching staff, the team environment and individuality and the location of the university ... enjoys soccer, swimming and basketball ... is a passionate reader of classical books such as Pride and Prejudice and collects musical albums ... favorite athlete is David Beckham.

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