Women's Tennis

 
Nicky Stracar

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Jericho, N.Y.

High School:
Jericho

Last College:
Miami (Fla.)

Height:
5-8

Birthdate:
05/18/1992

Experience:
Tr.

Major:
Economics

Nicky Stracar

Career: Came to Tulane as a three-year collegiate letterwinner, including twice at the University of Wisconsin and most recently earned one letter at the University of Miami (Fla.)...owns career records of 41-33 in singles and 37-29 in doubles.

At Miami (Fla.):
2012-13 Singles/Doubles:
Compiled a fall singles record of 6-3...defeated teammate and No. 64 Lina Lileikite in the quarterfinals of the State of Florida Championships, 2-6, 6-2, 16-14...defeated Paula Montoya of 43rd-ranked South Florida to claim the Miami Invite title, 6-2, 6-4...teamed with Brittany Dubins in fall doubles, compiling a 6-1 record...defeated teammates Lina Lileikite and Kelsey Laurente, 8-5 to claim the State of Florida Tennis Championships title...defeated Kate Parker and Katherine Pyne of 43rd-ranked South Florida in the Round of 32 at the 2012 USTA/ITA Division I Southeast Regional Championship, 8-2...defeated Fanny Fracassi and Paula Montoya of 43rd-ranked South Florida in the semifinals at the Miami Invite, 8-4.

At Wisconsin:
2011-12 Singles:
Posted a 6-11 mark in spring action...competed at Nos. 1, 2 and 3...opened the season with three-straight wins...went 2-0 in matches requiring more than two sets...defeated Mara Schmidt of then-No. 34 Purdue, 6-4, 1-6, 1-0 (12-10) at court three (April 13)...posted a 9-4 record in the fall...tied for a team best with nine singles victories...named flight A champion after going 3-0 at Green and White Invitational...reached the third round in the main draw of the ITA Midwest Regional before falling to the No. 3 seed, finishing 4-1...suffered a three-set loss to University of Denver's Sophia Bergner at the Riviera/ITA Midwest Regional pre-qualifier...finished 2-2 at the Gopher Invitational.

2011-12 Doubles: Finished 9-9 in the spring...posted a team-best 5-5 Big Ten record...competed at all three positions ... paired up with Nova Patel 11 times...went 7-2 during the fall...paired up with teammate Alaina Trgovich in all nine doubles appearances in the fall...captured the flight A championship at the Green and White Invitational after going 3-0 with Trgovich...represented Wisconsin in the doubles draw at the ITA Midwest Regional, posting a 1-1 mark paired with Trgovich...appeared in the Koivu flight championship at the Gopher Invitational, finishing 3-1 with Trgovich.

2010-11 Singles: Went 11-11 in spring dual matches, including a 4-5 Big Ten mark...started the spring at No. 1 singles, going 7-4, before ending at the Nos. 2 and 3 slots...went 1-3 against nationally-ranked opponents...led the team with a 9-4 mark in fall season...went 1-2 at the WMU Invitational...posted a 5-1 record at the ITA Midwest Regional Championship...took second place in flight A at the Wildcat Invitational with a 3-1 record.

2010-11 Doubles: Posted a 12-12 doubles mark in spring dual matches...had a 4-6 record against Big Ten opponents...was 8-6 paired with Alaina Trgovich...also saw time at No. 3 doubles with Aleksandra Markovic...went 3-5 in the fall season...went 1-2 at the WMU Invitational partnered with Trgovich...posted a 1-1 record at the ITA Midwest Regional Championship partnered with Angela Chupa...finished with a 1-2 record at the Wildcat Invitational partnered with Hannah Berner.

High School: Claimed Winter Supernationals Girls 16s doubles title ... 2006 national girls 16s singles and doubles champion ... 2006 G16s national open in Minnesota singles and doubles champion

Personal: An economics major...born Nicolle Stracar on May 18, 1992 in Manhattan, N.Y...one of four children of Slavka Kleger and Miro Stracar...her older sister, Michaela, played tennis at Penn State.

Stracar's Career Singles Statistics

Year Overall Dual Tour Conf. No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6
*2010-11 20-15 11-11 9-4 4-5 7-4 1-3 3-4 --- --- ---
*2011-12 15-15 6-11 9-4 2-8 2-4 2-6 2-1 --- --- ---
^2012-13 6-3 --- 6-3 --- --- --- --- --- --- ---
Career 41-33 17-22 24-11 6-13 9-8 3-9 5-5 --- --- ---

Stracar's Career Doubles Statistics

Year Overall Dual Tour Conf. No. 1 No. 2 No. 3
*2010-11 15-17 12-12 3-5 4-6 9-7 --- 3-5
*2011-12 16-11 9-9 7-2 5-5 3-3 3-5 3-1
^2012-13 6-1 --- 6-1 --- --- --- ---
Career 37-29 21-21 16-8 9-11 12-10 3-5 6-6
*denotes totals at University of Wisconsin
^denotes totals at University of Miami (Fla.)

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