Anna Wichert and Agustina Serio are ranked No. 41 in the ITA/Oracle Preseason Doubles rankings.
UTA opens the season in Midland, Texas on Sept. 17.
UTA advances to take on Georgia State in the Sun Belt Championship quarterfinals.
Astrid Gehre is third in UTA's all-time doubles wins (74) and 11th in singles wins (63)
The Mavericks are 11-7 going into its final match before the SBC Championship.
- 7-5 in singles play and 5-8 in doubles
- First in singles at UTSA BJK NTC Women's College Invitational (4-0)
- Won consolation bracket at Rice Invitational (2-1)
- Only returner to compete in The Racquet Ball Invitational
- WAC All-Academic team
- 12-10 singles record
- 13-9 doubles record
- All-SLC First Team singles at the No. 6 spot
- All-SLC First Team doubles at the No. 3 position
- Finished the year with a 18-6 overall and perfect 11-0 Southland record
- Teamed up with Natalia Mayuk to record a 12-4 overall and 9-0 league mark
- Recorded two singles wins over nationally-ranked teams
- Helped UTA to a SLC Tournament title after going 3-0 in singles action.
Prior to UTA
- D'ortona, a Bologna, Italy native was one of the top juniors in Italy where she achieved a ranking of 2.7 by the Italian Federation
- She also was ranked as high as 240 in the ITF Junior rankings while collecting wins over top-100 ITF Junior players. In 2008, D'ortona captured a G4 ITF doubles tournament in Taiwan.
Off the Court
- D'Ortona is the daughter of Antonio and Marinella D'Ortona
- Born Apr. 16, 1991
- Majoring in economics.