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     Natalia Kuvakina
    Natalia Kuvakina


    St. Petersburg, Russia

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    #243 Plus

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    Flames Close out Regular Season with 6-1 Loss to YSU

    Flames end regular season with 5-3 Horizon League record


    Women's Tennis Edged by Cleveland State, 4-3

    Flames drop second Horizon League match of the season


    Women's Tennis Concludes Regular Season at Home

    Flames host Cleveland State and Youngstown State to close out regular season


    Women's Tennis Defeats Oakland, 6-1

    Flames coast to first win in program history against Golden Grizzlies; Tully takes 200th win at helm of program


    Women's Tennis Wins 4-3 Nail-Biter against Detroit

    Mebuke clinches Flames victory with three-set win

    Singles Career Record
    2012-13: 15-17

    Horizon League Singles Career Record
    2012-13: 5-4

    Doubles Career Record
    2012-13: 22-11

    Horizon League Doubles Career Record
    2012-13: 8-1

    • Won her first three matches of the dual season, including the lone victory against Marquette.
    • Had seven straight-set wins throughout the season.
    • Combined with Ann-Sophie Hahn in doubles and went 15-4 overall, 14-3 at No. 3, and won seven of their last 10 matches of the season.

    Held a career-high International Tennis Federation (ITF) ranking of No. 571 in July 2010 ... ranked No. 29 in European Tennis Federation (ETF) Under 16 in July 2008 ... won back-to-back MAC (Mid American Conference) titles at Akron, including the first MAC title in the history of the Akron women's tennis team ... during her freshman year with the Zips, won a critical match in the final of the MAC Championship against Miami ... produced an individual record of 18-6 in singles and 19-9 in doubles during her sophomore year ... member of the Dean's List three-of-four semesters ... born May 2, 1992, in St. Petersburg, Russia ... daughter of Vadim and Svetlana Kuvakina ... currently enrolled as a Civil Engineering major.