Krisztina Kapitany
Krisztina Kapitany

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Budapest, Hungary

High School:
Kaplan College Preparatory School

Height:
5-8

Birthdate:
10/08/1993



04/20/2014

No. 42 Boilermakers Blanked by No. 16 Wolverines

Big Ten Tournament awaits Purdue April 24-27 in Evanston, Ill.

04/19/2014

No. 42 Purdue Makes Easy Work of Spartans

Head coach Laura Glitz wins 90th match at Purdue helm.

04/17/2014

No. 42 Purdue to Host No. 67 Michigan State, No. 16 Michigan

Boilermakers (10-8, 6-3 Big Ten) are in a three-way tie for third in Big Ten standings.

04/13/2014

Boilermakers Stumble in 5-2 Loss at Ohio State

Djokovic and Escribens post singles victories for Purdue.

04/11/2014

No. 37 Women's Tennis Beats Penn State

Purdue wins its fifth consecutive match to improve to 10-7, 6-2 Big Ten.

2012-13
Went 10-8 in spring singles during her first season and 15-10 in doubles ... teamed with Mara Schmidt to be the top doubles team ... qualified for the NCAA Doubles Tournament, the first Boilermaker pair to do so since 2000 ... picked up the highest ranked win of any kind when she and Schmidt defeated Bolender and Bektas of Michigan, the No. 2 doubles team in the country, 8-5 ... won eight-straight matches from Feb. 24 to March 30 including the win against Michigan, a victory over the No. 26 duo, Niedermayerova and Bonacic of Kansas State, the No. 44 pair, Hureau and Garre of Indiana and the No. 57 tandem, Januskova and Utting of Penn State ... also beat the No. 34 doubles team in the country, Seaborne and McCulloch of Iowa ... of the 10 doubles losses, two were against top 10 teams, two against top 20 and two more against top 30 opponents ... played singles matches at Nos. 4, 5 and 6 ... was 6-5 at No. 5 ... helped Purdue tie a program record with 18 dual match wins including a second round appearance in the NCAA Tournament ... went 6-7 in fall singles and 5-9 in doubles ... began career with a match against the No. 26 player in the country, Zoe DeBruycker of North Carolina ... went 4-4 in doubles with Claudia Escribens and 1-5 with Mara Schmidt.

BEFORE PURDUE
Was ranked No. 137 in ITF Junior rankings in 2010... reached the quarterfinals in the 2011 European Tennis Center Cup (Hungary) ... played in two junior Grand Slam qualifiers that same year including making to the final round of qualification at the Australian Open Junior Championships ...made it to the finals of the ITF Aphrodite Cup (Cyprus) in 2009 after finishing in the semifinals the previous year ... won the North European Tennis Championship of International schools three times from 2005-07 in the 14-18 age group ...was Champion of Hamburg in the under 14 category in 2007 while competing for the International School of Hamburg...competed for the Blankanese TC Ladies' Team in Germany at age 13 ... at age 14, she moved back to Hungary and joined the Talentum TC Tennis Academy ...

PERSONAL
Krisztina Kapitany was born Oct. 8, 1993, to parents Istuan and Cecilia Kapitany ... was born in Cape Town, South Africa ... has one sister, Melinda ... is majoring in management.