Women's Tennis

Margarita Sadovnikova
Margarita Sadovnikova
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ufa, Russia
High School: Children Academy

2011-12 (Junior) | Match-By-Match
Played in three matches in the fall...posted a 1-2 record...redshirted.

2010-11 (Sophomore) | Match-By-Match
First-team All-Horizon League selection for the second straight season...is the first YSU women's tennis player in school history to earn first-team All-Horizon League honors twice...posted an 18-7 overall mark and a 6-2 ledger in Horizon League action...18 wins in one season tied for the fourth most by Penguin in a single season...ended the campaign on a six-match winning streak and won eight of her last nine match after March 27...five of the six wins came in straight sets...was 13-4 in dual action, all at No. 1 singles...played eight three-set matches...posted a 6-2 mark in those matches...teamed up with Karolina Sjokvist to post an 8-12 mark at No. 1 doubles...picked up four doubles wins in league play...won two matches at the ITA Midwest Regional in the fall...earned her second letter.

Spring 2010 | Match-By-Match
First-team All-Horizon League selection after joining the program in January...finished the season 12-7 overall and held a 5-2 record in Horizon League action all at the No. 1 spot in the lineup...had a three-match winning streak including wins over Toledo, St. Bonaventure and IUPUI...ended the season on a five-match winning streak including her win in the Horizon League Tournament vs. Butler...wins during the streak came against Butler twice, Wright State, Duquesne, and Detroit...competed at No. 1 and No. 2 Doubles throughout the season with Nicole Haralambopoulos...recorded most singles wins by a freshman since Emily Thayer (2004-05)...earned her first letter.

High School: Earned three first-place finishes at various Russian tournaments.

Personal: Parents are Svetlana and Andrey Sadovnikova...has a sister (Elizabeth)...birthday is June 6...major is general studies.