Emma Kurtz

Class Junior
Hometown Atlanta, Ga.
High School North Atlanta HS
Bio

Rankings:  

  • Highest Singles Ranking: No. 112 (9/12/17)
  • Highest Doubles Ranking: No. 19 w/ Christina Rosca (11/15/17)

Honors:

  • Freshman of the Week (3/8)
  • 2019 SEC Community Service Team

As a junior (2018-19)

  • 9-5 singles record
  • Held four match win streak
  • Earned seven victories with partner Smith competing mainly at No. 1 in the lineup
  • Duo conquered five SEC victories
  • Finished season as the No. 32 pair in the nation

As a sophomore (2017-18)

  • 20 wins in singles play
  • Quarterfinals of the 2017 ITA Women’s Ohio Valley Regional Championship
  • Semifinals of 2017 ITA Ohio Valley Regional Championship with partner Smith
  • 24 wins as a pair
  • Quarterfinals of Riviera/ITA All-American ITA championships
  • Two wins at the Puerto Rico Fall Classic

As a freshman (2016-17)

  • SEC Freshman of the Week (3/8)
  • First ranked victory came over No. 111 Marta Gonzales
  • Victory over Gonzales clinched the Commodore’s first road win over Georgia since the 2005 season
  • Played mainly on courts four and five in singles
  • 16-6 throughout dual singles season (30-9 overall)
  • Earned 14 dual match doubles victories, while falling in 10 competitions with partner Campbell
  • Earned first dual ranked victory against Pepperdine’s then-No. 53 Stefani/Runglerdkriangkrai, 6-2.

The Kurtz File

  • A five-star recruit out of Atlanta, Ga.
  • Ranked No. 14 in the nation
  • No. 5 in the Southeast
  • No. 1 in the state of Georgia
  • Trained at the Stephen Diaz Tennis Academy
  • 63-13 juniors record
  • Kurtz holds a 30-4 all-time record against other five-star recruits
  • Undefeated against four- and three-star recruits