Simona Parajova
Simona Parajova

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Zvolen, Slovakia

High School:
Gymnazium Okrvzna

Height:
5-7


10/20/2014

Trio Successful on Sunday in Waco

Simona Parajova claims the consolation singles crown, while Stefanie Tan and Seda Arantekin are into the finals of doubles.

10/18/2014

Pereira Continues Hot Streak at Regionals

The freshman takes down her second and third nationally ranked opponents on the way to the a berth in the semifinals.

10/17/2014

Tan and Pereira Continue to Roll at Regionals

The senior and the freshman each posted three wins to move on at Regionals.

10/16/2014

TCU Posts Nine Wins at Regionals

All six Horned Frogs posted a win on day one of the competition.

10/15/2014

Horned Frogs Head to Waco for Regionals

Six TCU student-athletes will take part in the competition at the Hurd Tennis Center.

01/18/2014

TCU Women's Tennis - Jan. 18

TCU Women's Tennis - Jan. 18

2014 Big 12 No. 2 Singles Champion
2014 All-Big 12 Singles Team
2014 Academic All-Big Second Team
2014 Big 12 Player of the Week (3/18)
2013 Big 12 No. 3 Singles Champion
2012 All-Mountain West Singles

2013-14 (JUNIOR SEASON): No. 2 Big 12 Singles Champion with a conference record of 7-2 ... finished second on the team in overall wins with a 23-6 record ... went 18-2 all at No. 2 singles ... won 11 straight matches from January 18 to March 14 ... six of the 11 matches were won in straight sets ... only lost two matches in dual matches and then finished out the season with seven straight wins including two over ranked opponents ... earned a preseason ITA ranking of No. 103 and was ranked in three polls during the spring including No. 121 in the final poll ... brought down five ranked opponents, including one over No. 21 Natalie Beazant ... semi-finalist at the USTA/ITA Texas Region Singles Championship ... paired with Stefanie Tan, Monika Sirilova, Sofiko Kadzhaya and Mimi Fotopoulos in doubles action ... finished 14-12 overall and recorded nine wins in dual matches ... played mainly at No. 2 and No. 3 doubles positions ... posted seven wins at No. 2 doubles ... paired up with Fotopoulos to defeat Pippa Horn and Juliana Gajic 8-2 of No. 22 Texas in the second round of the Big 12 Championships.

2012-13 (SOPHOMORE SEASON): The 2013 Big 12 Champion at No. 3 singles, recording an in-conference record of 7-2 ... finished season second on the Frogs in wins with a 23-9 mark in singles ... spent almost a month in the ITA Singles Rankings with a peak of No. 95 in the last week of February ... made the semifinals of the Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational during fall season ... defeated two ranked opponents in as many days with her victories over No. 124 Ale Granillo of Pepperdine and No. 51 Georgina Sellyn of Vanderbilt ... had a stretch of 10 singles win in 11 matches which included six victories over Big 12 opponents ... defeated North Texas' Barbora Vykydalova at No. 2 singles in straight sets in the first round of the NCAA Tennis Championships ... took No. 68 Cristina Stancu of Texas A&M to a third set before the match went unfinished ... in doubles, recorded a 6-6 record playing mostly at No. 3 ... TCU won the doubles point in all six matches Parajova's doubles duo won ... paired with Gabi Barbosa for five of her wins and Monika Sirilova for her other victory.

2011-12 (FRESHMAN SEASON)
: Tallied a strong start to her TCU career in singles and doubles ... Went 21-9 overall in singles, including a 13-6 mark in the spring ... Won the first four matches of her TCU career during the fall at the Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational ... Also had a strong showing at the USTA/ITA Texas Regionals ... Grabbed three wins at that event, all in straight sets ... Opened the spring with straight-set wins over Syracuse's Alessondra Parra and Texas State's Melissa Hadad ... Won five in a row during the middle of the season, all in straight sets ... Won 6-4, 6-2 over Florida State's Mia Vriens ... Closed the year on a three-match winning streak ... Scored a 6-3, 6-4 win over Katie Gater of Rice ... Scored one of TCU's four points in the MW semifinal match with a 6-1, 6-3 triumph over Wyomin's Simona Synkova ... Her dramatic 6-0, 5-7, 6-4 win over San Diego State's Emma Cioffi clinched the Mountain West title for TCU ... Named Mountain West Player of the Week after the championships ... Also named to the All-Mountain West singles squad ... Went a remarkable 16-2 in doubles with partner Gaby Mastromarino... Duo won the first six matches it played together, including an 8-0 win over Abbi Melrose and Whitney Wofford of Oklahoma ... Won 12-straight matches before the NCAA Championships ... Went 6-0 against conference opponents with wins over Air Force, Boise State, San Diego State, UNLV, Wyoming, Colorado State and New Mexico ... Picked up two wins at the MW championships, including a key 8-6 triumph in the semifinals against Wyoming to clinch the doubles point.

High School/Amateur: Garnered career-high WTA rankings of 917 in singles and 756 in doubles ... Ranked as high as No. 175 in the ITF junior rankings ... Qualified for the finals of $10,000 event in Poland ... Competed in the ITF Federations Cup.

Personal: Born April 10, 1992 in Zvolen, Slovakia ... Parents names are Javoslav Paraj and Maria Parajova ... Attended Gymnazium Okrvzna, Zvolen ... Hobbies include shopping, eating, sports and music.

CAREER STATISTICS

SINGLES

Season

Overall Tourn. Dual Conf. #1
#2
#3
#4
#5 #6
2011-12 21-9 8-3 13-6 3-2 -- 8-4 5-2 -- -- --
2012-13 23-9 5-3 18-6 7-2 1-0 4-1 13-5 -- -- --
2013-14 23-6 5-4 18-2 7-2 -- 18-2 -- -- -- --
Career 67-24 18-10 49-14 17-6 1-0 30-7
18-7
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DOUBLES

Season

Overall Tourn. Dual Conf. #1
#2
#3
2011-12 22-5 4-2 18-3 6-0 -- 2-0 16-3
2012-13 6-6 -- 6-6 1-1 -- 1-1 5-5
2013-14 14-12 5-3 9-9 2-4 -- 7-7 2-2
Career 42-23 9-5 33-18 9-5 -- 10-8 23-10


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