Skyhawk Women's Tennis | Asel Jumamukhambetova
2016-17: Enjoyed a breakout season, earning All-OVC second team accolades after going 22-6 in singles (8-1 OVC) and 15-11 in doubles (2-4 OVC)...Played everywhere from No. 2 to No. 5 in singles, seeing the most time at No. 4 where she was a perfect 9-0...Won 10 consecutive singles decisions from March 4 through April 4, the final six of which came against OVC opposition...Teamed with four different teammates in doubles play, spending the majority of her playing time with Hitomi Naito (6-4 at No. 2)...Won four straight matches alongside Naito from March 4 through March 9...Shared the Flight 1 doubles championship with Jemima Potter as her partner at the APSU Fall Invitational on Sept. 16-17...Was named adidas OVC Player of the Week on March 8.
2015-16: Made the transition to collegiate tennis quickly, going 18-13 overall in singles play…Saw matches at the No. 2-5 spots, the most of anyone on the team…Went 6-2 in conference play with a 3-1 record at No. 4 and 2-1 at the No. 3 position…In doubles, went 8-8 during the spring while splitting time at the No. 1 and 3 spot…Went 2-1 with Sarah Candeloro at the No. 1 spot while having a team-high five matches go unfinished in conference play.
BEFORE UTM: Came to UT Martin as the first student-athlete from Kazakhstan and brings many accomplishments...Won the Kazakhstan National Championship on the U-16 level and the Junior Fed Cup in Malasia...Was a two-time champpion of the Kamelzon Tournament which takes place in Turkey.
PERSONAL: Born on Nov. 28, 1997...Daughter of Temirkhan Jumamukhambetov and Yevgeniya Jumamukhambetova...Majoring in finance.