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Fall 2013 (Freshman): Had breakout fall season, going 10-3 in three tournaments...Won consolation final at Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational with five straight wins, after opening career with loss...Went 2-1 at USTA/ITA Texas Regional, dropping round of 32 match to No. 10 Breaunna Addison of Texas...Closed fall with 3-1 mark at Jack Kramer Club Invite...Produced 10-2 record in doubles action, including 9-2 mark with Victoria Kisialeva...Teamed with Kisialeva to win doubles title at season-opening Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational...Reached semifinals of USTA/ITA Regional Championships...Made quaterfinals at Jack Kramer tournament...Named to fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and Baylor Dean's List.
Prep/Juniors: Played for Parish Episcopal School in Dallas, Texas...Won the girls singles in the TAPPS 4A State Championship leading her team to a third-place overall finish...Played in the U.S. Open Junior Championship and won a pair of tournaments in doubles and made three quarterfinals in singles.
Personal: Full name is Sydney Blair Shankle...Born August 14, 1994 in San Antonio, Texas...Daughter of Jimmy and Terri Shankle...Majoring in business.