Claudia Escribens
Claudia Escribens

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Calgary, Alberta

High School:
Upper St. Clair (Pa.)

Height:
5-5

Birthdate:
02/08/1994



06/06/2014

Women's Tennis Names 2013-14 Award Winners

Krisztina Kapitany named Most Valuable Player.

05/09/2014

Georgia Tech Ousts Boilermakers in First Round of NCAAs

Women's tennis closes out season with 12-11 record.

04/26/2014

No. 4 Purdue's Upset Bid Falls Short to No. 1 Michigan

Boilermakers registered a pair of upsets in doubles.

04/25/2014

No. 4 Boilermakers Rally to Down No. 5 Illinois

Purdue will meet top-seeded Michigan in the semifinals Saturday at 11 a.m. ET.

04/24/2014

Big Ten Tournament Awaits No. 41 Women's Tennis

Boilermakers are seeded fourth and have a first-round bye.

HIGHLIGHTS
• 2014 Academic All-Big Ten
• 2014 Most Improved Player

2013-14
Entered singles lineup against Minnesota (3/28) and won six consecutive matches, all in Big Ten play ... won five of seven singles matches in straight sets ... held opponents scoreless in six sets ... won five-straight doubles matches with Nicole Robinson from 3/28-4/11 ... competed in four fall tournaments.

2012-13
Beat Julianne Gruber 6-1, 6-3 for her first singles dual win clinching a 5-2 win over Michigan State (3/31) ... participated in four fall tournaments ... advanced to the 2012 Auto-Owners Insurance Spartan Invitational Flight D finals falling to Kathryn Sharples of Illinois-Chicago, 6-1, 6-3 (10/7).

HIGH SCHOOL
Played No. 1 singles during her freshman and sophomore years ... was top 50 as a senior in 2012 on TennisRecruiting.net ... was top 20 in Canada ... finished third in doubles at the 2010 National Open in Midland, Texas ... finished third in Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League (WPIAL) doubles ... high school won the section championship during her first two prep seasons ... led team to WPIAL and state finals as a sophomore ... played juniors tennis for her junior and senior years of high school.

PERSONAL
Claudia Sofia Escribens was born Feb. 8, 1994, to parents Fernando and Maria Flores Escribens ... has a younger brother, Fernando ... was born in Maracaibo, Venezuela ... majoring in industrial engineering.

CAREER STATISTICS
SINGLES Fall Spring Dual Big Ten Tournament Overall No. 1 No. 2 No. 3 No. 4 No. 5 No. 6
2012-13 9-5 3-0 1-0 1-0 11-5 12-5 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-0
2013-14 7-5 7-1 7-1 8-3 8-5 14-6 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 1-1 9-1
Totals 16-10
10-1
8-1
9-3
10-10
26-11
0-0 0-0 0-0 0-1 1-1 10-1
DOUBLES Fall Spring Dual Big Ten Tournament Overall No. 1 No. 2 No. 3
2012-13 8-4 0-0 0-0 1-1 8-4 8-4 0-0 0-0 0-0
2013-14 9-1 8-7 8-7 6-3 10-2 17-8 0-0 2-0 11-7
Totals 17-5
8-7
8-7
7-4
18-6
25-12
0-0
2-0
11-7