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Giada D'ortona
Giada D'ortona

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bologna, Italy

High School:
Istituto de nicola

Height:
5-6

Birthdate:
04/16/1991

Experience:
2L


04/12/2014

WT: UTA closes regular season on Sunday

The Mavericks are 11-7 going into its final match before the SBC Championship.

03/26/2014

WT: Mavs take down SMU 4-3

The Mavericks improved to 9-7 overall and 6-2 on their home court.

02/17/2014

WT: Mavs fall to No. 62 Wichita State

UT Arlington women's tennis is 5-4 overall after the loss at Wichita State.

02/09/2014

WT: Mavs drop close match to McNeese State

UT Arlington women's tennis returns to action against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Feb. 13 at 2 p.m.

02/08/2014

WT: Mavs sweep Saturday play

UT Arlington will complete weekend play against McNeese State on Sunday at 11 a.m.

2012-13

  • 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

2011-12

  • 12-10 singles record
  • 13-9 doubles record

2010-11

  • 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.

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