Amanda Bercovici
Amanda Bercovici
Height: 5-5
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hackensack, N.J.
High School: Bergen Tech

2013 (Fall): Was a two-time Landmark Conference Player of the Week, receiving the honor on Sept. 23 and Sept. 30 … became the first player in Goucher history to receive an ITA regional ranking … she is the 24th-ranked player in the Atlantic South region heading into the spring season … posted a 9-1 singles record, with the only defeat coming to Johns Hopkins’ Amanda Austi in the quarterfinals of the ITA Southeast Regional … picked up three victories in the Goucher Invitational, winning the tournament with a hard-fought 6-3, 4-6, 1-0 (10-4) triumph over Rachel Fein from Gwynedd-Mercy in the championship match … went 4-0 in dual matches from the No. 1 position, dropping a total of only one game in those four wins … also totaled a 3-3 record in doubles, including a 3-1 mark in dual matches with partner Kirsten Cianci.

Prior to Goucher: Played tennis for two seasons at Washington (Md.) … was second-team all-Centennial in both singles and doubles for the Shorewomen during her freshman season (2010-11) … went 19-3 in singles that year, including a 16-2 record in dual matches … was 4-2 playing from the top singles spot, and went a perfect 6-0 playing at the No. 2 and No. 3 positions … finished 16-5 in doubles, including a 15-5 mark with primary partner Campbell McNicol … as a sophomore, went 8-2 in singles with a 6-1 record in dual matches from the No. 2 spot … added a 11-3 record in doubles … all of her dual matches came from the top position with partner Jordan Finnegan, where the duo won eight of their nine matches.

Major: English, creative writing concentration

Personal: Was an all-state tennis performer at Bergen Tech High School in Hackensack, N.J. … also played at the national level in junior tennis … has served as a tennis coach at Paum Tennis in Tenafly, N.J.

What you love most about playing a sport at Goucher: the supportive team atmosphere

What you're looking forward to this season: Continuing to get better

Studied Abroad: Cork, Ireland