Tanya Murtagh
Tanya  Murtagh

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dublin, Ireland

High School:
Portmarnock Community School

Height:
5-6

Experience:
4th


07/16/2014

Fifty Bulldogs Selected as Mountain West Scholar-Athletes

Fresno State's soccer and volleyball soccer squads led the way with six and five honors, respectively.

07/10/2014

`Dogs Awarded ITA Academic Honors

Five women and two men named ITA Scholar-Athletes

07/08/2014

'Dogs Cap Season With 129 Combined Academic All-MW Honors

Two of the department's 12 winter and spring sports - baseball and women's swimming and diving - scored 17 selections each.

07/08/2014

Fifty Bulldogs Selected as Mountain West Scholar-Athletes

Fresno State's soccer and volleyball soccer squads led the way with six and five honors, respectively.

07/07/2014

Eighty-Six 'Dogs Honored to Academic All-MW Teams

Two of the department's 12 winter and spring sports - baseball and women's swimming and diving - scored 17 selections each.

04/27/2014

2014 Mountain West Women's Tennis Champions

Fresno State won its first ever Mountain West Women's Tennis Championship

01/14/2014

Women's Tennis - 2013 Fall Season

Women's Tennis - 2013 Fall Season, Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2013.


Last updated on June 10, 2014

Fresno State

2013-14 (RS Junior): Coming off a season-ending injury last year, Murtagh came out strong in 2014 and was named the teams Most Improved Player ... appeared in 20 dual matches ... concluded regular season with two huge singles wins over Nevada and San Jose State, which helped the Bulldogs finish undefeated in conference action (5-0) ... also recorded five doubles wins in dual play ... helped clinch the doubles point with a win at No. 3 in the MW championship match against New Mexico which led Fresno State to a 2014 MW Championship and NCAA Tournament appearance ... contributed in Fresno State's undefeated conference (5-0) and home (7-0) record as well as a final ITA ranking of No. 71.

2012-13 (Junior): Redshirted season.

2011-12 (Sophomore): Competed in 18 dual matches... contributed to the `Dogs advancement in the ITA team rankings to No. 43 ...went 18-16 overall and 11-7 on the season in singles at the No. 5 and No. 6 positions despite an injury late in the season... bested No. 49 Sacramento State's Knoebl Katharina Knoebl 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7-3)... topped No. 45 Pepperdine's Megan Moore, 6-3, 1-6, 6-2, at No. 6... contributed to the team's upset over No. 50 Georgia State with a 6-4, 6-3 defeat over Chaimaa Roudami at the No. 6 spot... went 12-11 overall and 11-6 in dual matches in doubles at primarily the No. 1 spot.

Prior to Fresno State: Played for Ireland... was a two-time national champion in doubles, three-time national champion finalist in doubles and finalist in doubles for ITF in Ireland.

Personal: Born in Sydney, Australia... mother is Carmel Murtagh... majoring in business... enjoys spending time with family and friends and playing sports... lists Roger Federer as her favorite athlete because he is one of the greatest tennis players ever... most admires her mom.

Career Singles Statistics

YearOverallDualTourn
2011-1218-1611-77-9
2012-13------
2013-144-112-32-8
Totals22-2713-109-17

Career Doubles Statistics

YearOverallDualTourn
2011-1212-1110-52-6
2012-13------
2013-148-165-93-7
Totals20-2715-145-13

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