Women's Tennis

Sarah Acosta
Sarah Acosta


Corpus Christi, Texas

High School:
Corpus Christi King



2009-10 (Junior): Did not compete in any matches.

2008-09 (So.): Singles: Played at the No. 6 position, finished the season 3-2... Doubles: finished 1-2, paired with Casey Kennedy and Alex O'Neal.

2007-08 (Fr.): Joined the Mustangs as a walk-on in April and played at No. 6 singles and No. 3 doubles... Paired with Lindsay Norman to defeat the No. 3 pair from Southern Miss during the Conference USA tournament.

Prep: Ranked in top 25 on Texas College Recruitment List... Ranked No. 35 in 18 year-old group in Texas... Ranked No. 20 in 16 and 14 year-old age group in Texas... Champion Texas Open in 2004... Qualified for Supers Champ status in 12 year-old age group... Played on Texas Zonal Team in 16 year-old age group... Named to All-District team... Named All South Texas Player... Coached by Vic Diamond in high school... Was captain of tennis team... Participated in cross country and track... Other coaches: Michelle Prejean, Gerry Maingot of the Corpus Christi Country Club.

Personal: Daughter of Daniel and Patty Acosta... two brothers, Nicholas and Jonathan... graduated in top one percent of 520 people in graduating class... Graduated with honors... Senior Class President... Editor-in-Chief of Yearbook... Favorite things about playing at SMU are having great coaches and getting a new facility... Favorite thing about SMU is boulevarding before football games... Majoring in Broadcast Journalism and minoring in Spanish... Favorites: Natalia Bubien and Roger Federer, athletes; Jim Carrey, actor; Little Mermaid, movie; Kanye West, musical artist.

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