Davis, Duranteau and Goransson Earn Honorable Mention
Bears End Team Season With a 4-2 Loss; NCAA Singles are Next
Susanyi Clinches a Tight Match for the Bears in the Round of 16
Cal Players Earn Six ITA and All-Pac-12 Honors
Bears Play the Crimson Tide at 7 a.m. PT on Friday in Urbana, Ill.
California Women's Tennis junior Tayler Davis
Fall 2012: Posted a 10-5 singles record and 9-2 doubles record...reached the singles semifinals of the USTA/ITA Northwest Regional Championship...with teammate Annie Goransson lost in the USTA/ITA Northwest Regional Championship doubles final...partnered with Laura Posylkin fell in the Blue Flight doubles final at the Cal Nike Invitational.
Spring 2012: Completed her season with a 26-13 overall record...posted a 12-8 mark in the dual singles matches...advanced to the Pac-10 Championship singles round of 16... claimed a victory in the Pac-12 Invitational doubles flight with partner Laura Posylkin.
Fall 2011: Entered tournament season ranked No. 41 in ITA preseason singles rankings... recorded 10 singles wins and five doubles victories... advanced to the Cal Nike Invitational Gold singles title match where she fell to Jana Juricova... appeared in the USTA/ITA Northwest Regional Championship singles round of 32... runner-up at the ASU Thunderbird Invitational to Zsofi Susanyi... advanced to the Northwest Regional doubles round of 16 with Cecilia Estlander... advanced to doubles quarterfinal of Cal Nike Invitational with Annie Goransson.
Spring 2011: Received her first collegiate singles ranking at No. 35 in the Jan. 4 ITA poll... received Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention... completed her sophomore season with a 33-13 singles mark (15-7 in duals, and 6-1 in Pac-10 duals)... went 23-17 in doubles matches with 13 wins in duals... won nine of her first 11 spring matches and six straight dual singles matches from Mar. 17-Apr. 9... advanced to the Pac-10 Championship singles round of 16... received bid to the NCAA singles championships... won eight dual doubles matches with Goransson including five straight to open the spring season... won five dual doubles matches with Alice Duranteau.
Fall 2010: Won nine straight matched to open the fall season... went 15-4 in singles matches and 7-5 in doubles matches with Annie Goransson... claimed the Cal Nike Invitational Blue singles title... advanced to the Saint Mary's Invitational singles final... advanced to the USTA/ITA Northwest Regional singles quarterfinal... advanced to singles quarterfinals of the ASU Thunderbird Invitational... advanced to the doubles final of the Saint Mary's Invitational.
Spring 2010: Completed her freshman campaign with a 26-12 singles mark (13-7 in dual matches)... won seven consecutive singles matches from Nov. 7-Feb. 13... advanced to the Pac-10 invitational tournament singles semifinal... went 12-7 in dual doubles matches with Annie Goransson... clinched the doubles point for the Bears in her first four dual doubles matches with Goransson... advanced to the Pac-10 invitational doubles quarterfinal with Goransson... received her first collegiate ranking as the No. 79-ranked doubles team on Mar. 16 with Goransson... teamed with Kasia Siwosz for three doubles victories in dual matches.
Fall 2009: Produced an 11-4 singles record and a 12-2 doubles record in individual tournaments... advanced to the Cal Nike Invitational Blue singles final and the round of 16 at both the Saint Mary's Invitational and the ASU Thunderbird Invitational... went 4-1 with Annie Goransson and advanced to the Saint Mary's Invitational doubles quarterfinal... won the Cal Nike Invitational Blue doubles title with Kasia Siwosz and advanced to the doubles round of 16 at the Wilson/ITA Northwest Regional Championship to post a 6-1 mark with Siwosz.
Personal/Previous: Born Sept. 27, 1991, in San Jose, Calif.... parents are Ray and Patrice Davis... has a younger sister, Kennedy... uncle Kurtis Townsend was a former Cal men's basketball assistant coach... uncle Raymond Townsend played basketball at UCLA and for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association... father Ray Davis lettered in football as a cornerback at San Jose State in 1984... majoring in business.