2011 (Freshman): Completed a spectacular freshman campaign with a 13-3 mark, including going 2-0 at No. 2, 1-2 at No. 3, 7-1 at No. 4 and 3-0 at No. 5 singles … finished Southland play with a 9-2 record … won four-straight matches in both singles and doubles to end the year … had a season-high eight-match winning streak after a season-opening loss while playing No. 48-ranked Rice … was 8-3 in doubles matches, with most action coming alongside Mia Matuszak as the team completed a 7-2 record together.
Personal: Born Stefania Cristina Nicolae on June 28, 1991, in Romania … parents are Lon and Adrieta Nicolae … has one older sister … majoring in finance.