Natasha Prokhnevska and Muriel Wackere were named ITA Scholar-Athletes
The team of Rasheeda McAdoo and Alexa Anton-Ohlmeyer are becoming masters of clinching the doubles point
Natasha Prokhnevska went 2-0 against Tennessee this weekend
The Yellow Jackets went 3-1 in doubles and 2-1 record in singles on Saturday
The Yellow Jackets recorded a 5-1 record in singles and a 1-1 record in doubles
ACC Player of the Week - Feb. 18, 2014
Fall: Went 7-4 in singles during the fall and recorded a mark of 3-3 in doubles ... Recorded two victories at the USTA/ITA Southeast Regional, defeating UAB's Rachel Daniell, 6-4, ,4-6, 6-3 and Lissie Barnett of Northwestern, 7-5, 7-5 ... Paired up with Muriel Wacker to go 3-2 in doubles.
2012-13: Finished the season with an 18-14 singles record overall and an 11-8 mark in dual matches ... Completed the season with a 9-17 doubles record overall and 7-13 mark in dual matches ... Went 5-6 on court three with Muriel Wacker in doubles ... Clinched three matches for the Yellow Jackets ... Defeated Annie Sullivan of #35 Yale on court three, 3-6, 6-0, 6-3 to secure GT's victory in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... Recorded a 6-2, 6-1 win against Miami (Ohio)'s Nimisha Mohan to clinch the GT win ... Defeated Kasey Gardiner of Wake Forest, 0-6, 6-3, 6-1 to also help GT to a win.
High School/Juniors: Ranked as the No. 23 player in the nation, the No. 3 player in the Mid-Atlantic and the No. 1 player in the State of Delaware by TennisRecruiting.Net... Posted a 25-10 overall record in 2011-12... In 2010-11, went 54-16 including a 22-4 mark against five-star ranked players... Advanced to the round of 16 at the USTA Winter National Championships in Dec. 2010... Was a three-year letterwinner at the Sanford School and was captain one year... Won Delaware No. 1 singles title in 2012 and No. 2 singles titles in 2011 and 2010...Won G16 Middle States L3 Sectionals in 2010 and G18 Middle States L3 Sectionals in 2011... Won G16 L2 USTA National Open in 2010.
Personal: Born Aug. 23, 1994 in Kiev, Ukraine... Parents are Alexei Prokhnevsky and Olga Shevchenko... Is right handed... Was a member of the Cum Laude Honor Society and the Spanish Honor Society in high school... Started playing tennis at age six when her parents signed her up for lessons while they lived in Corvallis, Ore... Was one of many different sports she played growing up... Lists her father as her biggest influence... Is a biochemistry major.