Fair 55°
Raluca Mita
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  • Hometown
  • Sophomore
  • 5' 9"
  • RH
  • SCM Bacau
  • Bacau, Romania
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Updated: March 17, 2014

2013-14: Holds a 6-8 record in singles play this season ... Is 4-2 on the year in doubles play when playing with Francesca Fusinato and 0-2 with Carol Kahoun ... Picked up singles win against No. 43 William and Mary.

Picked up doubles win against Elon alongside Kelly Williford.

Fall: Placed third in flight A at the Hokie Fall Invite … Advanced to the semifinals with partner Francesca Fusinato at the ITA Atlantic Regional and fell to the first seed … Went undefeated in singles (2-0) and doubles (3-0) at the Kitty Harrison Invitational … Finished the fall season with a 6-3 singles record and an 8-2 doubles record.

2012-13: Went 16-7 in singles play in her collegiate debut … Put together a 6-4 record at the No. 3 spot, as well as a 5-3 record from No. 2 and 5-0 record from No. 4 … Strung together ten consecutive victories midway through the season, playing in all three spots … Clinched Tech’s win over No. 41 Minnesota early in the year … Earned a two-set win over No. 73 Stephanie Nauta of No. 13 Virginia in the second round of the ACC Tournament … Teamed up with Carol Kahoun to put together an 8-9 doubles record at the No. 2 spot.

Fall: Used the upset over a six-seed and nationally-ranked Virginia opponent to advance to the quarterfinals of the ITA Regional … Also advanced to the quarterfinals of the main doubles draw with teammate Kelly Williford at the regional.

High School/ Junior Tennis: Ranked as high as fifth in the Romanian junior standings and as high as 37th in the senior rankings … Was a finalist in the 2011 National Championship Seniors Doubles Tournament … Finished third in the National Championship in 2009 … Brings a wealth of experience in international tournaments, claiming numerous victories over players ranking in the top 200 in the ITF world rankings.

Personal: Raluca Elena Mita … Born 5/17/93 in Piatra Neamt, Romania … Right-handed … Daughter of Temistocle Mita and Gabriela Comanescu … Majoring in human nutrition, exercise and food.

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