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Paty Cortes
Paty Cortes

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cochabamba, Bolivia

High School:
American Institute

Last College:
UALR

Height:
5-2

Experience:
1L


Spring 2010: Posted a victory at No. 4 singles in Coastal's 7-0 shutout of Appalachian State (Jan. 23) ... Won at No. 1 doubles in a 7-0 blanking of Savannah State (Jan. 31) ... Earned a victory at No. 2 doubles and No. 3 singles in a 7-0 win over Coker (Feb. 6) ... Recorded a win at No. 2 doubles and No. 6 singles in the Chants' 7-0 win over North Carolina Central (Feb. 6) ... Won at No. 3 doubles and No. 5 singles in a 6-1 win over Wofford (Feb. 14) ... Turned in a win at No. 3 doubles against Georgia Southern (Feb. 20) ... Won at No. 3 doubles and No. 5 singles in a 7-0 shutout of Mercer (Feb. 21) ... Posted a victory at No. 2 doubles and No. 4 singles in a 7-0 win over UNC Asheville (Feb. 28) ... Won at No. 2 doubles and No. 4 singles in a 6-1 win over Liberty (March 6) ... Collected a victory at No. 2 doubles and No. 4 singles in a 7-0 blanking of Radford (March 7) ... Won at No. 4 singles against No. 66 UNC Greensboro in a 5-2 victory ... Earned a win at No. 2 doubles against California (Pa.) in a 5-2 victory (March 14) ... Posted a win at No. 2 doubles against Duquesne (March 15) ... Won at No. 3 singles in a 7-0 win over North Carolina A&T (March 26) ... Tallied wins at No. 2 doubles and No. 5 singles in the Chants' 4-3 win over East Carolina (April 2) ... Won at No. 5 singles in Coastal's 4-3 win over UNC Wilmington (April 7) ... Picked up a win against No. 71 Winthrop at No. 5 singles (April 10) ... Captured wins at No. 2 doubles and No. 4 singles in the Chants' 6-1 victory over Charlotte (April 11) ... Won at No. 2 and No. 4 singles in a 7-0 shutout of Presbyterian (April 13) ... Turned in a win at No. 4 singles in a 6-1 win over Gardner-Webb (April 15) ... Posted wins at No. 2 doubles and No. 4 singles in a 4-0 win over Gardner-Webb in the Big South Tournament (April 22) ... Picked up a win at No. 4 singles against Winthrop in the Big South Tournament (April 23).

Fall 2009: Was 5-3 in singles and 4-3 in doubles in the fall for Coastal... Won three consecutive matches over North Florida, Charleston Southern and College of Charleston to reach the Flight A Finals at the College of Charleston Invitational... Also won a pair of singles matches at the Brevard College Mountain Invitational... Teamed with Mary Hill for doubles, with the pair finishing fifth at the College of Charleston event with victories over Davidson and Air Force... Also won a doubles match in the ITA Regionals over North Carolina Central.

2008-09: Recorded a18-3 mark in singles and 10-10 in doubles her first season as a Chanticleer, all in the spring as she did not see any action in her first fall with the Chanticleers... Had a 15-match winning streak, predominantly at No. 4 singles, during the heart of the season... Won her final three matches of the year in singles, including both at the Big South Tournament... Partnered with Tina Petkova for a majority of the year, playing at No. 2 doubles...

Prior to Coastal Carolina: Played for two years at UALR from 2006-08.

2007-08: Finished the season with a 15-8 overall singles record, playing predominantly at No. 4 singles with a 13-6 record... Finished the season with a 11-12 overall doubles record ... She went 5-5 in doubles, including 5-4 at No. 3... Longest singles winning streak was five matches...Named to the Sun Belt Conference Academic Honor Roll for academic excellence.

2006-07: Finished second on the team in singles victories recording a 16-5 record, spread out between No. 4, 5 and 6... Ended the season on a three match winning streak...Longest winning streak of the season was at seven matches...Recorded a 15-7 doubles record, working with four different partners during the season... Longest winning streak in doubles at seven matches... Named to the Sun Belt Conference Academic Honor Roll for academic excellence.

High School: Ranked No. 1 in Bolivia in singles in 2005 and in doubles in 2004...Ranked No. 6 in South America (COSAT) in 2004...Member of the Bolivia "Fed Cup Team" in Dominican Republic in 2006...Member of the South American team in 2002 and 2004 and played tournaments in Europe.

Personal: Full name: Patricia Cortes... Daughter of Agustin Cortes and Martha Calatayud... Majoring in sociology.