Katie Orletsky

Katie Orletsky

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Titusville, Fla.

High School:
Titusville

Last College:
Arizona

Height:
5-9

2009-10: Honored on the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and as a Scholar-Baller for maintaining at least a 3.0 GPA...Racked up an 11-5 singles record and a 6-10 doubles record...Defeated Amy Allin of Illinois at the UCF Quad Tournament...Had a seven-match win streak beginning with a victory over FAMU's Alexis Brown on Feb. 13...Posted an impressive 10-4 singles mark for the dual-match season...Partnered with Jenny Frisell at the UCF Quad Tournament with a win over Illinois...Began the dual-match season with Frisell, where the duo claimed victories over FGCU and Michigan State...On March 17 against New Mexico, Christy Core paired up with Orletsky at the No. 2 doubles position and collected an 8-5 victory.

2008-09: Captured the Conference USA Newcomer of the Year award after transferring from Arizona...Honored on the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and as a Scholar-Baller for maintaining at least a 3.0 GPA...Provided a solid presence for the Knights in finishing the season at 17-12 overall in singles and with a 16-13 doubles mark... Secured a singles win against Florida International's Megan Jones at the Miami Fall Invite during the fall season...Competed in the FGCU/Johan Kreik Tennis Classic finishing with a 2-1 record with victories over Illinois' Kristina Minor and Akron's Carolina Castro Cota...Anchored the No. 6 spot, posting a 12-5 dual-match singles record...Began the dual-match season with a six-match win streak all in straight sets including knocking off No. 13 Miami's Alessa Waibel and No. 75 NC State's Pender Sessoms...Picked up doubles victories with Isa Ohlinger and Christy Core, with the first coming at the C.L. Varner Memorial and the second at the Miami Fall Invitational...Collected a 2-1 record at the FGCU/Johan Kreik Tennis Classic including victories over Stetson and Akron...Partnered with Christy Core at No. 3 for most of the dual-match season posting a 9-7 mark, but also teamed up with Kenza Belbacha for a 3-2 mark...Captured a four-match win streak from March 25-April 4, including a victory against USF's Jessica Zok and Allyn Mueller...Toppled Tulane's Marcella Fonseca and Jessica Lange 8-4 at the C-USA Championship.

Prior to UCF: Spent the first two years at the collegiate level at the University of Arizona...Recorded 11 singles victories as a sophomore and six as a freshman...Earned a No. 58 national ranking and No. 14 in the state of Florida while at Titusville High School...Spent the first two years at the collegiate level at the University of Arizona...Served as the No. 1 singles player as a freshman and a sophomore before not competing on the high school level her final two seasons...Claimed district titles and advanced to the state tournament both years.

Personal: Born Katie Elizabeth Orletsky in Titusville, Fla....Parents are Brian and Lyn Orletsky...Has one older brother, Nick...Majoring in business.

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