Astete delivers clinch point
Bowtell delivers Valentine's Day clincher
Owls welcome Texas A&M at 2 p.m. on Wednesday
Face TCU on Saturday
4-0 win on Sun day
Rice defeated Lamar 7-0 on January 20
Rice faced TCU in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
The Owls defeated host North Texas to reach their sixth straight C-USA women's tennis final
Rice blanked UTSA in the quarterfinals of the 2017 C-USA Championship
Rice faced Baylor on February 11, 2017
Honors at Rice
Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll 2016, 2017
All C-USA singles (third team) 2017
Spring: Won a career-high nine matches as a sophomore, including a 4-4 mark at the fourth position… Finished with an overall mark of 16-12 in singles… Twice posted three-match winning streaks … Finished simultaneously with Lindsey Hodge to clinch the C-USA semifinal match vs. North Texas. Fall: Combined with Katherine Ip to take the 1B Doubles title at the Rice Fall Invite.. Top singles effort came at the LSU Fall Classic when Astete defeated #38 Jessica Golovin of LSU 1-6, 7-6(2), 6-1 .
Spring: Finished 3-5 in singles and 2-3 in doubles in her first season of collegiate action… Picked up a win at Lamar in her dual debut and added wins vs. Maryland-Baltimore County… Finished 3-5 in singles and 2-3 in doubles in her first season of collegiate action… Picked up a win at Lamar in her dual debut and added wins vs. Maryland-Baltimore County… Fall: Tied for team lead with nine singles wins (9-5) and added an 8-4 mark in doubles... Combined with Savannah Durkin to capture the Second Flight doubles title at the Rice Invitational while reaching the Third Flight singles final before it was rained out... Advanced to Round of 32 at the USTA/ITA Texas Regional before dropping a tiebreaker to 51st ranked Lynn Kiro of Texas Tech.
Attended Colegio para deportistas de alto rendimiento in Santiago... Top ranked junior in Chile as a senior in high school and reached #71 in the ITF Junior rankings.
Full Name: Fernada Paz Astete Rojas... Born: January 12, 1997 in Santiago, Chile...Parents: Edwardo and Maria Paz Rojas, Santiago...Three brothers