Boilermakers are seeded fourth and have a first-round bye.
HIGHLIGHTS 2014 Best Comeback Match of the Year
2013-14 Defeated No. 110 Jillian Rooney of Northwestern 6-4, 6-4 (3/1) ... won nine out of 11 singles matches from 2/16-4/11 ... won eight singles matches in straight sets ... saw action at Nos. 2-5 ... partnered with Nicole Robinson, Mara Schmidt and Daniela Vidal in doubles.
2012-13 Clinched the highest-ranked road victory in Purdue history against No. 19 Notre Dame (2/15) beating Chrissie McGaffigan 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-4... secured Purdue's come-from-behind 4-3 win over No. 34 South Carolina in the first round of the NCAA championships with a 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win over Dominika Kanakova (5/10) ... won first 10 singles matches of her career ... won 10 matches in straight sets ... won four-straight doubles matches with Gisella Pere ... competed in four fall tournaments ... won the 2012 Auto-Owners Insurance Spartan Invitational Flight A beating Marina Borher of Michigan State 6-3, 6-4 (10/7).
BEFORE PURDUE Ranked as high as No. 18 in the nation for the class of 2012 by TennisRecruiting.net ... had singles ranking in United States of top 30s or higher in all age divisions ... won Girls 18s singles title at Ojai Valley Championships ... won two bronze balls in Girls 18s doubles, finishing third at 2012 National Spring Championships and 2012 National Clay Court Championships ... won two National Open doubles titles in Girls 18s and multiple National Open doubles titles in younger divisions ... trained for two years at Weil Tennis Academy.
PERSONAL Tess Bernard-Feigenbaum was born Feb. 14, 1994, and grew up in New York City ... parents are Robin Bernard and Steve Feigenbaum ... has a younger sister, Olivia ... majoring in organizational leadership and supervision.