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  Maho Kowase
School: Univ. of Georgia
Year: Senior
Home Town: Kashiwa
Home State:
Home Country: Japan
High School: Shibuya Makuhari
Height: 5-5
Birth Date: Friday, September 27, 1991
Dominant Hand: Right
Major: Markeing
Singles Record: 20-5
Doubles Record: 18-5
SENIOR SEASON (2013-14)   • Recipient of the Leighton Ballew Women's Tennis Scholarship Endowment     JUNIOR SEASON (2012-13)   • Helped team to a 24-4 record and advance to the NCAA quarterfinals ending with a final ranking of No. 5. • Named to the All-SEC First Team • Finished 38-10 in singles, including ranked No. 21 and an second round appearence in the NCAA Singles tournament. • Went 26-6 in doubles, including ranked No. 48 and going 14-2 with Lauren Herring • Went 12-0 in SEC regular season dual matches and had most conference wins of anyone in the SEC. • Had a team-high nine match clinchers • Won SEC Player of the Week honors the week of April 16th • Named an ITA Scholar Athlete and to the SEC Academic Honor Roll • Named to the UGA Athletic Director's Honor Roll • Recipient of the NCAA Sportsmanship Award • Named the SEC's Sportsmanship Award recipient • Awarded the UGA Sportsmanship and Ethics Award   SOPHOMORE SEASON (2011-12)   • Helped team to a 24-5 record and advance to the NCAA quarterfinals ending with a final ranking of No. 6 • An All-SEC 1st Team selection • Owns school record for Consecutive Doubles Victories with Maho Kowase; the duo had a 21-match winning streak; 23-2 as a tandem including 21-0 at No. 3 • Ranked No. 58 in singles with a 24-6 record including 16-5 in dual matches and is 12-1 at No. 4 • Has four match-clinching victories including epic comeback to beat Clemson 4-3 in NCAA Second Round in Athens, trailed 6-0,5-2 and rallied for the victory as Tigers were behind 3-0 in the match • Named to All-SEC Tournament team in doubles with Maho Kowase • Named an ITA Scholar Athlete and to the SEC Academic Honor Roll • Served as one of the tennis representatives on the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (S.A.A.C) • ITA preseason singles ranking of No. 56 and climbed as high as No. 22 during the season   FREsHMAN SEASON (2010-11)   •An All-SEC First Team selection after going a team-best 31-11 in singles and 20-11 in doubles, also named to the All-Freshmen SEC team • Final ITA ranking of No. 82 in singles and was ranked as high as No. 78 during the year • Key win over No. 48 Keri Wong at No. 2 singles in Georgia's 5-2 road win at Clemson • Posted a 15-6 record in dual matches including 3-1 at No. 1 and 10-4 at No. 2 • Went 12-5 in doubles with Lilly Kimbell including winning the HEB Baylor Fall Invitational; 5-2 in doubles with Cameron Ellis • Helped team post a 19-5 record, advanced to the NCAA quarterfinals and a final national ranking of No. 8   JUNIORS/HIGH SCHOOL   • Solid junior career filled with international tournament experience • A graduate of Shibuya Makuhari HS where she was coached by Isao Hashizume and also trained at the Tennis Training Center in Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan under Hiromichi Maruyama • Won the 2009 Japan Inter High School singles title • Doubles champion and singles semifinalist at the 2009 All Japan Junior Tennis Championships • Participant in the Australian Open Junior Qualifying event • Career-best ITF Junior Ranking of #121   PERSONAL   • Born: Sept. 27, 1991 in Saitama, Japan • Parents: Kaori and Hiroyuki Kowase • Major: Marketing • Family: Has one younger sister, Miho, who plays tennis.