Strong season overall for Villanova shows team's promise for the future
Villanova faces No. 9 seed Cincinnati in consolation bracket match on Friday morning
Villanova led match 2-1 before host Friars won four straight matches
Villanova sweeps doubles matches, wins five singles matches
Smyth wins at No. 2 singles to record lone team point
Villanova hosted Rutgers on March 27, 2013 at the West Campus Tennis Courts.
2011-12: Enjoyed a strong collegiate debut for Villanova and tied for second on the team with 12 singles victories during the year ... Went 5-2 in tournaments and 7-12 in dual matches ... Her dual wins included five victories at No. 4 singles and two wins at the fifth spot ... Won three straight matches against Lafayette, Providence and Seton Hall at the fourth spot in the lineup ... Also scored wins over TCNJ, Loyola (Md.), St. Francis (Pa.) and Saint Joseph's ... As a doubles player went 2-7 overall, including 2-2 in tournaments and 0-5 in dual matches ... Played two dual matches at No. 2 doubles and three matches at the No. 3 spot.
St. Luke's High School: Played varsity tennis for five years from eighth grade through her senior year ... Was her team's No. 1 singles player as a junior and a senior ... Captured the FAA league singles championship in 2010 and was a four-time All-FAA selection ... Team captain ... Selected as the Athlete of the Month in May, 2010 and May, 2011 ... Achieved First Honors status academically all four years and was a winner of the Global Scholar Award ... Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born 5/5/93 in New Canaan, Conn. ... One of four children of Tim and Sheila Pettee ... Has two older brothers, George (23) and Alex (21), and a younger sister, Elizabeth (13) ... Father played college baseball and mother played collegiate tennis ... Brother, Alex, is currently a member of the Georgetown baseball team ... Enrolled in the Villanova School of Business.
CAREER STATS (SINGLES)
Career Record: 12-14 (.462)
CAREER STATS (DOUBLES)
Career Record: 2-7 (.222)