The junior earned the Big West’s highest honor for the second time in her career after taking home POY honors as a freshman in 2014.
LBSU made quick work of the No. 8 seed Mustangs, taking all three singles wins in straight sets to advance to Friday’s semifinals.
The Beach finish the regular season on a 10-match winning streak and will get nearly two weeks off before the Big West Tournament.
For the third year in a row, LBSU has gone unbeaten against Big West competition, winning 28 straight matches in conference play.
Beach Tennis plays for an outright Big West Conference title vs. Fullerton on Friday, then takes on a ranked Oregon team Saturday.
2013 Big West Freshman of the Year
2015 First Team All-Big West - Singles
2015 First Team All-Big West - Doubles
2014 First Team All-Big West - Singles
2014 First Team All-Big West - Doubles
2013 First Team All-Big West - Singles
2013 First Team All-Big West - Doubles
Long Beach State (2014-15): Earned All-Big West First Team honors for both singles and doubles in her junior year... Produced an impressive 26-11 singles record during 2014-15... Continued to dazzle in dual play with a 15-8 overall record and 7-1 in Big West play... Primarily held the No. 2 singles spot for the majority of the year... Was also stellar in tour play, acquiring a record of 11-3... Alongside Hayley Thompson, the two posted a 17-10 doubles record... In dual matches the duo hit opponents with a 15-8 record... During the Beach Tennis Tournament, the two defeated all 4 of their opponents in tour play (4-0)... Posted an 8-3 singles record in the fall and a 5-3 doubles record ... Reached the finals of the No. 1 singles flight in the Beach Tennis Tournament and the consolation quarterfinals of the ITA Southwest Regionals ... went 5-2 in doubles while playing with Laura Eales ... the pair won the No. 2 flight of the Beach Tennis Tournament.
(2013-14): Selected to the All-Big West first team in singles and doubles for the second year in a row ... went 21-15 in singles with a 12-10 mark in duals and was 25-11 in doubles with a 16-7 record while playing No. 1 doubles all season ... played No. 1 singles for the first half of the season with a 4-8 record and moved to No. 2 singles where she went 8-2 ... completed the Beach upset of Tulsa in the NCAA Tournament with a dramatic, marathon match at No. 2 singles ... defeated Tulsa's Renata Kuricova 7-6 (6-4), 4-6, 7-6 (8-6) to claim the 4-3 upset win for the Beach ... also clinched the doubles point with Laura Eales with an 8-7 (7-1) win earlier in the Tulsa match.
(2012-13): Earned Big West Freshman of the Year to become the fifth 49er in school history to receive the honor...Named to the conference first team in both singles and doubles...competed at the No. 1 and 2 spots in each...began the year at the No. 2 spot in singles where she went 7-3 before being moved to the top spot on March 7, since then she has gone 8-4...played a majority of doubles matches with Karolina Rozenberg...the pair began the season out at the No. 2 spot and went 9-1 before moving up to No. 1 where they went 8-2...the duo were a perfect 7-0 in Big West contests and put together two winning streaks of 7 or more matches including posting nine consecutive victories from Feb. 9 - March 8...helped LBSU win its third straight Big West Tournament title with a key doubles win over UCI's No. 77 Fraziska Goettsching and Kristina Smith to award the 49ers the first point of the match.
High School: Ranked No. 288 as an ITF junior ... A three-time Swedish juniors champion in singles and a seven-time Swedish doubles junior champ ... Ranked No. 15 in the Swedish senior rankings and was as high as No. 5 in the junior rankings ... Participated in the European Championship, and won one world junior doubles tournament.
Personal: Born in Stockholm ... Parents are Folke and Anne-Birgette Unden ... Received high school awards as top athletic performer along making the honor roll ... Majoring in business.
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