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  Katherine Ip
Katherine Ip

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Hong Kong

High School:
Laurel Springs School

Height:
5-5

Experience:
1L


10/18/2014

Beazant Earns Berth in Texas Regional Semis

2014 USTA/ITA Regional Championships

10/17/2014

Beazant and Ip Advance to Third Round at Texas Regional

2014 USTA/ITA Regional Championships

10/16/2014

Beazant, Durkin and Ip Advance in Texas Regional Singles

2014 USTA/ITA Regional Championships

09/11/2014

Tennis Season Opens in Midland

Midland Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational

09/11/2014

Tennis Season Opens in Midland

Midland Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational

04/20/2014

03/27/2014

Rice 6, Missouri 1

Rice defeated Missouri 6-1 at Jake Hess on 3/25

02/17/2014

Rice 7, McNeese 0

Rice defeated McNeese 7-0 at Jake Hess on Feb. 15

01/21/2014

Rice 7, Lamar 0

Rice opened the 2014 dual season with a 7-0 win over Lamar


Ip match by match
2014


HONORS AT RICE
2014 C-USA Freshman of the Year
All C-USA singles (first team) 2014.
All C-USA doubles (second team) 2014

Rice

2014 (Freshman)

Became an immediate force in the lineup and was named 2014 C-USA Freshman of the Year... Second Owl in last three years to earn the honor (Natalie Beazant, 2012)... Tied with fellow freshman Alison Ho and Dominique Harmath for the spring lead with 18 singles wins, including a pair of wins in the regional... Won 14 of her last 15 matches... Posted the Owls lone point vs. Baylor, downing No. 46 Jordaan Stanford, 6-4, 6-4 and ending her 16-match winning streak... Provided the clinching point in the C-USA Championship match... Provided the clinching point in eight of her 18 wins, including wins over #29 Oklahoma State and #19 Tulsa... Posted a 4-1 mark in doubles after settling in at No. 3 with Solomiya Zinko.

Juniors
Earned a career-high No. 35 ranking in the 2013 ITF Junior rankings at the end of May and reached an overall WTA 2013 ranking of 662 at the same time... Qualified for Wimbledon juniors in both singles and doubles and won her opener in singles... Captured a pair of ITF singles tournaments.... Played in the 2012 Australian Open Junior Championships and reached an ITF junior ranking of 92... Also played in the French and US Open Junior Championships... Undefeated at No. 1 singles for Hong Kong Junior Fed Cup team during Asia/Oceania Qualifying, including victory over Japanese number one Miho Kowase (ITF 15)... Won the ITF 14U Asian Championship in singles in 2009.

Personal
Full Name: Katherine Ip Cheng... Born: 9/11/95, at San Francisco, California... Parents: Elki Cheng and Roney Ip, Hong Kong... Siblings: One brother (Kenneth) who attends Michigan...Rice major: undeclared in the Social Science division.

SinglesTourDual#1#2#3#4#5#6
2013-14 - 18-4 - 2-0 14-3 1-1 1-0 -
2014-15 3-1 - - - - - - -
TOTAL 3-1 18-4 - 2-0 14-3 1-1 1-0 -
DoublesTourDual#1#2#3
2013-14 - 8-7 - 3-5 5-2
2014-15 1-1 - - - -
TOTAL 1-1 8-7 - 3-5 5-2
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