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Vanessa Ortiz
Vanessa Ortiz

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Cochabamba, Bolivia

High School:
American International School of Bolivia

Height:
5-2


Spring 2013 (Freshman): Appeared in 11 matches as a freshman ... Finished 3-4 in the seven singles matches in which she competed ... Played solely at No. 6 singles ... Finished 1-2 in Big South matches ... Began the season winning her first three matches, downing non-conference opponents from North Carolina A&T and Wright State, and picking up her lone conference win against Radford ... Ended the season with a 3-6 doubles record after splitting time between three partners ... Went 1-6 at No. 2 doubles and 2-0 at No. 3 doubles ... Won a conference doubles match against Radford, and non-conference matches against Wright State and Charleston.

Fall 2012 (Freshman): Recorded three singles victories at the College of Charleston Fall Tournament ... Picked up a doubles victory playing with East Carolina's Dana Gray at the Charlotte Invitational ... Won four singles matches to claim the eighth singles flight at the Appalachian State Fall Invitational.

Prior to Coastal Carolina: Was ranked fifth among female players in Bolivia ... In 2012 was the La Paz 61 female champion ... Was the Tarija 61 female champion in 2011 and 2010.

Personal: Full name is Vanessa Steffi Ortiz Perez ... Daughter of Juan Ramiro Ortiz Villarroel and Jhanneth Del Rosario Perez ... Has one sibling, Jean Carla Erika Ortiz Perez ... Graduated at the top of her class at Instituto Americano.