Valeria Tueme
Valeria Tueme
Height: 5-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bonney Lake, Wash.
High School: Oliver Ames (Mass.)

2017 RECORDS

Total Appearances: 10

Singles Record: 1-3

Doubles Record: 4-2

Singles conference record: 0-2

Doubles conference record: 3-1

NOTABLES

  • Moved up to number two doubles and put together a strong showing alongside partner Martina Daelli 
  • Earned her first career singles win on Opening Day with a 6-2, 6-2 win at number six singles against Farmingdale State 
  • Ended the season with three-straight doubles victories at number two doubles 
  • Helped the Beacons earn a conference win over Salem State with an 8-1 win at number two doubles 

2016-17 Carved out a role as a doubles specialist in her first year with the Beacons … Posted a 7-11 overall record, with 17 of her 18 matches coming in doubles … Finished 7-10 in doubles, with appearances at all three doubles spots … Posted a 6-7 mark at third doubles and a 2-5 mark against Little East Conference competition … Went 0-1 in singles play … Made her collegiate debut on September 20 in a third doubles loss against Salem State … Registered her first collegiate win on September 24, when she teamed up with Kathleen Conroy for a 9-7 win over Plymouth State University … Added a 9-7 win over Southern Maine at third doubles on September 27 … Made her collegiate singles debut in the Little East Conference Tournament … Led her UMass Dartmouth opponent 7-6 (7-3) at sixth singles, when the match reached decision … Earned a dominant 8-2 third doubles win over Curry College on October 14 … Combined with Conroy for a huge 9-8 (7-2) third doubles victory against Texas Lutheran University on March 15 … Posted her first official result in singles play on March 15, with a sixth singles loss against Texas Lutheran University ... Teamed up with Kristy Garcia for an 8-5 first singles victory over Emerson College on April 10.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from Oliver Ames High School in 2016 ... Played two seasons of varsity tennis at Oliver Ames ... Born on February 2, 1998 ... Daughter of Luis and Gabriela ... Has two siblings, Nabil and Daniela ... Member of the UMass Boston Student-Athlete Advisory Committee ... Currently majoring in Classicak Literature.