Anna Dzeva
Anna Dzeva

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pskov, Russia

High School:
Kuhranifarian Lyceum

Height:
5-4



Dzeva in Spring 2007: Records -- 16-6, 7-3 Big Ten; Doubles 8-12, 2-6 Big Ten
Tied Cigdem Duru and Neela Vaez for team lead with 16 singles victories ... posted a team best 7-3 record against Big Ten opponents ... only Boilermaker to play at three or more positions and register winning records at each spot ... started year at No. 6, where she posted a 7-2 record, then went 5-4 at No. 5 following an injury to Randi Schuler ... won both matches at No. 4 singles against opponents from DePaul and Butler ... upset 87th nationally ranked Victoria Jones of Tennessee at No. 6 singles 6-7 (1), 6-4, 6-1 ... beat Jones in team's first match at the Schwartz Tennis Center ... started season on a five-match winning streak and ended it by winning four-in-a-row ... defeated Wisconsin's Morgan Tuttle at No. 5 7-5, 6-2 during the first round of the Big Ten Tournament ... won back-to-back No. 3 doubles matches with Alejandra Boeker against duos from Penn State and No. 50 Ohio State.

Dzeva in Fall 2006: Record -- Singles: 5-8; Doubles 4-6
Went 2-2 at the Wolverine Invitational, beating two players from Marquette ... held off Toledeo's Myriam Cueva in three sets to win consolation match at the ITA Midwest Regional ... finished with a 2-2 singles record at the Illinois Midwest Blast ... went 3-5 in doubles with Cigdem Duru and 1-1 with Alejandra Boeker.

Dzeva in 2005-06: Records -- Singles: 23-16 (7-3 Big Ten); Doubles: 4-24 (2-5 Big Ten) ... Enjoyed productive fall season as a freshman, posting a record of 8-4; won three of those matches at the Kentucky Fall Classic ... Split time between No. 5 and 6 singles during the spring; finished 10-6 at No. 5 and 4-4 in the six position ... Was victorious in both her matches at the NCAA Championships; beat Harvard's Preethi Mukundan, 6-2, 6-4 and Northwestern's Feriel Esseghir, 6-1, 6-3 ... Won just three matches at No. 3 doubles with partner Brittany Minna, but the last of those victories was against the Harvard team of Mukudan/Chu at the NCAA Championships.

Dzeva's Vitals: Given name is Anna Sezgeevna Dzeva ... born Aug. 6, 1988, in Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakstan ... parents are Marina and Sergey Dzeva ... has a younger brother, Aztem, and a younger sister, Olga ... plans on majoring in hospitality and tourism management.