UNCG Women's Tennis BIO
 Sophia Adams


Freshman All-Southern Conference
SoCon Honor Roll

2017-18 (Sophomore): Competed in 11 matches during the fall season… Opened the season with back-to-back wins over Melissa Esguerra of ETSU and Heidi Swope of Appalachian State in straight sets at the Elon Fall Invitational… Defeated Demi Henshcel to open the Spartan Classic with a straight-set win… Knocked off Campbell’s Lou Regan in straight sets at the Coastal Carolina Battle at the Beach (Nov. 3)… Added a shutout win against UNCW’s Thai Thompson at the Battle at the Beach (Nov. 3)… Started the season with Corinne Blythe at the Elon Fall invite, earning a default win over a team from ETSU before earning an 8-3 win over a team from UNCW… Paired up with Emily Ory at the Spartan Classic, earning wins over teams from Appalachian State and Presbyterian… Teamed up with Brianna Gomez for a match at the Battle at the Beach… Added a match with freshman Tayah Cross for another matchup at the Battle at the Beach.

Finished the season 12-8 in singles matches with three Southern Conference wins … Went 7-13 in doubles matches and partnered with Emily Ory, Brianna Gomez, Corinne Blythe and Alice Taylor … Started the season winning seven of the first eight matches, including a six-match winning streak (Feb. 14-Mar. 9) … Earned five straight-set victories … Earned SoCon wins over Western Carolina’s Savannah Taranto (Mar. 17), Mercer’s Celine Schepers (Mar. 30) and Samford’s Holly Horsfall (Mar. 31) … Defeated Davidson’s Megan Scholvinck at No. 2 singles in straight sets (Apr. 11) … Earned her first doubles victory of the season over a pair from UNCW (Feb. 14) and the third flight … Won five of six matches from April 17-30, partnering with Blythe, Gomez and Taylor during that run … Earned a win over a pair from Davidson when partnered with Blythe (Apr. 11) … SoCon victories in doubles play over Western Carolina (Mar. 17), ETSU (Mar. 18) and Mercer (Mar. 30).

2016-17 (Freshman): Freshman All-Southern Conference performer… Competed at No. 4-6 singles action… Earned a 5-4 record at the No. 4 flight… Went 5-2 in Southern Conference play… Won her first collegiate match against the Richmond Spiders in straight-sets (2/19)… Notched three-straight victories over Flagler College, USC Upstate and Wofford (3/15-3/25)… Earned SoCon victories over Chattanooga;s Rachele Gazzola, Lauren Reid of Wofford, Western Carolina's Madison Riley, Samford's Grace Jennings and ETSU's Yi Chi Ma… In doubles play, earned a 6-7 record and went 5-2 in SoCon play… Partnered with Corinne Blythe, played at No. 3 doubles… Earned doubles wins against Wofford, Mercer, Western, Samford and ETSU, winning four of the last five doubles contests… Earned her first doubles victory over Eduarda Ferreira and Morgan Dodd of USC Upstate (3/18).

Prep: Only played two seasons of tennis at TERRA Environmental Institute under head coach Monica Mejia… Played at the No. 1 position her junior and senior year… 2015 Florida High School Tennis State Doubles Champion… 2015 Florida High School State finals at No. 1 singles… Competed at Next Level Tennis Academy for five years under coach Caesar Stewart… 2014 Regional Champion in Mobile, Ala.

Personal: Daughter of John and Luzma Adams… Majoring in Business Administration… Born August 27, 1998.

Height: 5'3"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
High School: TERRA Environmental Institute
Major: Business Administration
Experience: High School