Dasha Kourkina

Class Sophomore
Hometown Brooklyn, N.Y.
High School University of Nebraska Online
Major Undeclared

2019-20 •  Freshman
• Eleven singles victories
• 2-1 conference record
• Clinched conference match over Alabama
• Round of 16 at the ITA Regionals
• Held a four-match win streak in doubles with partner Amanda Meyer
• Remainder of season cancelled due to coronavirus outbreak on March 14

The Kourkina File
• Highest National Ranking: 14
• Academic Honor Roll
• Sportsmanship Award at Easter Bowl
• Blue Chip recruit
• 2017 Evert ITF and Plantation ITF Doubles Champion
• Plantation ITF singles semifinals
• Winter Nationals 16s Doubles Champion and singles finalist
• Fourth place at 2017 Easter Bowl 16s
• 15k Cancun singles quarterfinalist
• Bucket list includes skydiving, visiting Australia, and playing a grand slam.
• Favorite thing to do away from the tennis court is spend time with friends
• Would love to trade places with Roger Federer for a day
• Biggest influence in her life is her Mom
• Chose to attend Vanderbilt due to its great balance between athletics and academics