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.
Career: Currently ranks first among active players with a career record of 24-38 in singles and is second on the team boasting a 17-28 mark in doubles ... Has played well in tournament with a 5-2 record in singles and is 2-2 in doubles ... Seen action in all singles flights but the top slot during dual competition, including a 19-36 record ... She is 15-26 in dual match doubles.
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: 24-38 (.387)
No. 6 Singles: 2-2 (.500)
CAREER STATS (DOUBLES)
Career Record: 17-28 (.378)