Successful fall seasons propel Lady Bears into national rankings
Lady Bears fall in round one of the singles qualifying draw
Three begin singles qualifying action Sunday at Hurd Tennis Center
ITA Regional Championship consolation final set for 10 a.m. on Tuesday
Kraus advances in consolation singles and with doubles partner Hinojosa
• 2017 Big 12 All-Freshman Team
• 2017 Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
Intangibles: Qualified to compete on the Mexican National Team at the 2017 World University Games in Chinese Taipei.
2016-17 (Freshman): Compiled an 18-9 singles record, going 12-7 in dual match play, 6-2 in tournament action and a perfect 6-0 in the Big 12... Competed primarily at the No. 6 singles position, but also saw time at No. 4 and No. 5 singles... Named to the 2017 Big 12 All-Freshman team after recording a perfect 6-0 record in conference play at the No. 6 singles position... Posted a 14-11 doubles record with four different partners... Had the most doubles success with fellow freshman Angelina Shakhraichuk, compiling a 12-8 mark in No. 2 and No. 3 doubles slots.
Prep/Juniors: Won an ITF G1 Doubles Championship in Berlin, Germany... Finalist for ITF G1 Singles in Offenbach, Germany... Won ITF B3 JITIC (Central America & Caribbean) Singles and Doubles Championships... Competed in Roland Garrox, Wimbledon and U.S. Open Junior Championships... Highest singles rankings include a No. 59 rating from ITF and a No. 1276 ranking from WTA... Ranked No. 863 in doubles by WTA.
Personal:Parents are Pedro Hinojosa and Norma Gomez... Has one older sister, Karina... Nutrition Sciences major.