Mari Andersson
Mari Andersson

Player Profile
Bastad, Sweden

High School:
Bastad Gymnasium

Undergraduate Assistant

First year

Alma Mater:
California '12


Estlander, Goransson Fall in Pac-12 Final

Bears Lose to a Washington Pair, 9-8(5) in the Doubles Invitational Championship


No. 7 Cal Opens Pac-12 Championships Thursday

Bears Seek Singles and Doubles Conference Titles in Ojai


Juricova Named ITA National Senior of the Year

Juricova adds yet another award to her esteemed collegiate tennis resume


Juricova Set to Defend NCAA Singles Title

California women's tennis has four singles players and two doubles teams in the 2012 NCAA championships


ITA Northwest Region Honors Golden Bears

Senior Jana Juricova became California's eighth ITA Regional Senior Player of the Year

Mari Andersson enters her first season with the Golden Bears as an undergraduate assistant.

Fall 2010: Received career-high No. 16 singles ranking in preseason ITA poll... advanced to singles round of 16 at Riviera/ITA All-American Championships, USTA/ITA Northwest Regional, and USTA/ITA National Indoor Championships... won Cal Nike Invitational title with Jana Juricova... advanced to doubles semifinal of Riviera/ITA All-American Championship... won USTA/ITA Northwest Regional doubles championship... advanced to doubles semifinal of USTA/ITA National Indoor Championship.

2009-10: Completed junior season with 33-10 singles record (23-2 in duals)... named to the Pac-10 All-Conference second team... selected for Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention... advanced to singles semifinal at Pac-10 championships... advanced to singles round of 32 in NCAA championships... advanced to round of 16 of NCAA doubles championships with Jana Juricova... held a then career-high No. 26 singles ranking as she advanced to the Wilson/ITA Northwest Regional Championship singles quarterfinal... advanced to the Cal Nike Invitational Gold singles quarterfinal... ranked No. 2 in doubles with partner Jana Juricova and advanced to the Cal Nike Invitational Gold doubles final... runner-up for Wilson/ITA Northwest Regional Championship doubles title... earned two victories in the doubles back-draw at the ITA National Indoor Championship.

2008-09: Received a then career-high No. 35 ranking on April 21, as a sophomore... named ITA All-American in doubles and selected as the ITA Northwest Region Player to Watch... earned NCAA Division I Women's Tennis Championship All-Tournament Team honors at No. 1 doubles with partner Jana Juricova after winning the 2009 NCAA doubles championship... selected to the Pac-10 All-Conference second team... named to the ITA National Team Indoor Championship All-Tournament Team at the third singles court... selected Pac-10 Player of the Week (Feb. 16)... posted a career-high eight-match singles winning streak from Feb. 6-Mar. 7, as she defeated three ranked singles players... established a 25-6 overall singles record with a perfect 8-0 mark in Pac-10 dual matches... 11 of her singles victories came against ranked opponents... went 25-5 in doubles matches with Juricova with a perfect 8-0 mark in individual tournament matches... held an 11-match doubles winning streak and finished the season ranked No. 3 in the nation among doubles teams.

Personal/Previous: Born in Seoul, Korea... parents are Bertil and Birgitta Andersson... holds 21 Swedish Championships; 10 singles,10 doubles and one team...represented Sweden in Fed Cup play.