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 Olivia Thaler
Honors
CAA Rookie of the Year (2015)
First Team All-CAA in singles (2015)
Second Team All-CAA in doubles (2015)
Second Team VaSID All-State (2015)
ITA Scholar-Athlete (2015)
W&M Provost Award (2014-15)
Two-time CAA Doubles Team of the Week

Freshman Season (2014-15)
Named the CAA Rookie of the Year … Garnered First Team All-CAA honors in singles and second team distinction with Maria Groener in doubles … Finished the year at 19-12 in singles and 18-12 in doubles … Compiled a dual-match singles mark of 13-7, settling in at No. 3 singles and positing at 9-4 ledger … An ITA Scholar-Athlete and W&M Provost Award winner … Selected Second Team VaSID All-State in singles … Clinched the Tribe’s win over Brown with a victory at No. 3 singles …  Notched a impressive third-set win over Natalie Suk during the Tribe’s dual-match with No. 24 Mississippi … Helped the Tribe to a dual-match win over ODU with a win over Marijana Novakovic at No. 3 singles … Downed reigning BIG EAST Player of the Year in Patricia Fargas, 6-1, 6-2, in the Tribe’s dual-match with No. 38 DePaul … Won two of her three singles matches at the Kitty Harrison and Yale Invitationals during the fall … Advanced to the second round of the ITA Atlantic Region Singles Championship after knocking off the No. 6 seed Natilya Bredikhina of Maryland … Primarily teamed with fellow classmate Maria Groener, compiling a 16-9 doubles mark, including a 14-6 dual-match ledger … Twice earned CAA Doubles Team of the Week with Groener.

Prep
One of the top-ranked players in junior tennis and a 2013 All-American … A five-star recruit by the Tennis Recruiting Network … Led Miami Gulliver Prep to back-to-back Florida 2A State Championships in 2013 and 2014 … Won the overall state doubles title for Gulliver at No. 1 in both 2013 and 2014 … After advancing to the state final in singles at No. 1 in 2013, before claiming the title in 2014 … A two-time Miami-Dade Player of the Year … Ranked as high as No. 25 nationally by the Tennis Recruiting Network in 2013 and No. 37 in 2014 … Rated as high as No. 4 in the state of Florida … A member of Team Miami which won the Florida High School Coaches Tennis Association championship in Winter Park in April of 2014 … Advanced to the third round of both the USTA National Clay Court Championship and the USTA National Championships in July and August of 2013 … A quarterfinalist at the level 3 USTA Florida "Bobby Curtis" Junior State Championships in June of 2013 … Advanced to the quarterfinals in singles at the Mike Agassi NO QUIT Championships in Las Vegas during October of 2013, while also garnering a spot in the doubles final at the event … A finalist at both the level 4 Seminole County Fall Sectional tournament in October of 2013 and the level 5 Tesoro Girls 18's designated tournament in December of 2012 … Notched semifinalist appearances at a pair of level 5 events in 2013 in the Orange County Winter tournament, placing third, and the Cambier Park event in April of 2013 …  In 2012, won the Summer Smash hosted by City of Delray Beach, a level 3 national event … Advanced to the semifinals of the 2012 American Cup … A member of the National Junior Honor Society at Gulliver Prep … Ranked among the top 20 percent in her class and was a member of the French National Honor Society … Also played volleyball for four years at Gulliver as a setter and hitter.

Personal
Daughter of Louis and Isabelle Thaler.
Position: Athlete
Height: 5'7"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
High School: Gulliver Preparatory
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