Daniela Vidal
Daniela Vidal

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Maracaibo, Venezuela

High School:
Unidad Educativa Francisco J. Duarte

Height:
5-3

Birthdate:
10/21/1992

05/20/2015

NCAA Public Recognition Award

Volleyball earns award for 10th straight season, first honor for women's tennis.

05/15/2015

Tracking the Boilermakers

News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.

05/14/2015

Boilermakers Receive Regional ITA Awards

Krisztina Kapitany second-straight Boilermaker to receive prestigious honor.

05/09/2015

Boilermakers' Season Ends at NCAAs

Tess Bernard-Feigenbaum and Daniela Vidal register biggest of upset of doubles campaign.

05/07/2015

2015 NCAA Women's Tennis Championships

May 9-10 // Dan Magill Tennis Complex // Athens, Georgia

CAREER RECORDS
Singles; Doubles

Overall Record // 88-54; 87-44
Fall Record // 30-19; 27-21
Spring Record // 58-35; 60-23
Dual Record // 45-34; 48-21
Big Ten Dual Record // 21-20; 22-16
Tournament Record // 45-28; 49-20
No. 1 // 13-16; 11-5
No. 2 // 6-2; 21-10
No. 3 // 20-8; 11-2
No. 4 // 14-9
No. 5 // 1-0
No. 6 // --


2014-15 // SENIOR
Singles; Doubles

Overall Record // 24-15; 28-9
Fall Record // 10-4; 11-3
Spring Record // 14-11; 17-6
Dual Record // 10-11; 13-4
Big Ten Dual Record // 5-6; 6-3
Tournament Record // 11-7; 6-3
No. 1 // 11-11; 11-5
No. 2 // --; 2-0
No. 3 // --
No. 4 // --
No. 5 // --
No. 6 // --

Awards & Honors
• Big Ten Women’s Tennis Player of the Week (2/10)
• Ohio Valley Region ITA Most Improved Senior of the Year

Season Notes
• First senior class in program history to qualify for NCAA Championships in each of her four seasons
• Tied for team high in combined doubles victories (28) ... led team in doubles wins with partner Tess Bernard-Feigenbaum (26)
• Registered career high in combined doubles victories (28)
• Played every dual match at No. 1 in singles and all but three doubles matches at No. 1 with Bernard-Feigenbaum ... played three dual matches at No. 2 with Andjela Djokovic
• Combined for a 26-11 record (fall: 11-1; spring: 15-6) with Bernard-Feigenbaum ... pair appeared in 8 of 11 ITA doubles rankings ... climbed as high as No. 24, obtaining the program’s highest regular season doubles ranking since 2007 ... finished the season ranked 47th
• Tandem defeated two ranked teams ... Northwestern’s No. 50 Alicia Barnett and Brooke Rischbieth (8-6) for their first win as a ranked duo ... No. 36 Beatrice Captra and Samantha Harris of Duke to clinch the doubles point at the NCAA Championships (5/10) ... highest ranked double opponent defeated by any Purdue doubles team during the season ... also highest of Vidal’s career
• Earned first national singles ranking of career on Jan. 6 edition, checking in at No. 118 ... climbed to No. 105 in the Feb. 10 rankings
• Earned first Big Ten Women’s Player of the Week honor after wins at No. 1 doubles and singles at Tulsa (2/7)
• Knocked off two ranked opponents in straight sets: No. 90 Elianna Douglas-Miro of Washington (6-4, 6-4) and No. 93 Patricia Lancranjan of DePaul (7-5, 7-6 (7))
• Had a seven match singles win streak from Feb. 22 - March 20 ... streak included clinching a 4-3 match for the Boilermakers versus No. 58 Columbia’s Tina Jiang in three sets for the first clinch of her career
• Competed in four fall tournaments ... won 11 straight matches with Bernard-Feigenbaum before suffering 4-6, 6-1, 1-0 (6) loss to No. 12 Ravita and Sutjiadia of Kentucky in the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships semifinals (10/20) ... advanced to the USTA/ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championships quarterfinals with three straight-set victories before falling to No. 63 Courtney Colton of Vanderbilt

2013-14 // JUNIOR
Singles; Doubles

Overall Record // 16-15; 11-14
Fall Record // 5-8; 3-10
Spring Record // 11-7; 8-3
Dual Record // 7-7; 5-4
Big Ten Dual Record // 1-4; 2-3
Tournament Record // 11-8; 10-4
No. 1 // 1-5; --
No. 2 // 4-2; 8-4
No. 3 // 6-0; --
No. 4 // --
No. 5 // --
No. 6 // --

Awards & Honors
• Team Leadership Award
• Ohio Valley Region ITA Arthur Ashe Jr. Sportsmanship & Leadership Award

Season Notes
• Won first eight singles matches of season
• Took 10 of 11 singles victories in straight sets
• Won all doubles matches played with Lynda Xepoleas at No. 2
• Won four out of five doubles matches with Natalia Davila
• Junior campaign shortened due to injury in late March
• Competed in four fall tournaments ... beat No. 69 Clementina Riobueno from Miami (Fla.) in straight sets at the Miami Invite (10/11) for highest win over a ranked opponent of career

2012-13 // SOPHOMORE
Singles; Doubles

Overall Record // 27-13; 27-10
Fall Record // 10-5; 10-5
Spring Record // 17-8; 17-5
Dual Record // 14-8; 14-5
Big Ten Dual Record // 9-3; 6-4
Tournament Record // 15-7; 15-5
No. 1 // 1-0; --
No. 2 // 2-0; 4-0
No. 3 // 14-8; --
No. 4 // --
No. 5 // --
No. 6 // --

Season Notes
• Teamed with Lynda Xepoleas and knocked off the No. 49 duo of Ronit Yurovsky and Sarah Lee of Michigan 8-4
• Started doubles season winning 11 out of 12 matches
• Won six straight singles matches from March 2-24
• Competed in four fall tournaments ... beat No. 116 Julia Jones of Ole Miss 6-4, 2-6, 7-5 at the Duke Fab Four Invite (9/15)

2011-12 // FRESHMAN
Singles; Doubles

Overall Record // 21-11; 21-11
Fall Record // 5-2; 3-3
Spring Record // 16-9; 18-8
Dual Record // 14-8; 16-8
Big Ten Dual Record // 6-7; 8-6
Tournament Record // 8-6; 6-5
No. 1 // --
No. 2 // --; 7-6
No. 3 // --; 11-2
No. 4 // 14-9
No. 5 // 1-0
No. 6 // --

Season Notes
• Won 15 of 16 matches from Jan. 21 - April 1
• Defeated ranked singles opponent No. 114 Mimi Nguyen of Michigan 6-4, 6-0
• Had singles wins against opponents from No. 22 Tulsa, No. 14 Michigan and No. 37 Long Beach State
• Won 16 of first 19 doubles matches with partner Lynda Xepoleas from Jan. 20 - April 13
• Competed in two fall tournaments

PERSONAL
• Major: Speech, Language and Hearing Science/Pre-professional
• Birthday: October 21, 1992
• City Born: Maracaibo, Zulia, Venezuela
• Parents: Antonio Vidal and Betilde Romero de Vidal

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