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Amber O'Dell

5'7''
Height
Junior
Class
New Milford, N.J.
Hometown
West Rock Tennis Academy
High School

2019-20 (Sophomore Season)
• Posted a 15-15 mark in singles play, including six wins in dual action
• Started the year with a season-high singles ranking of No. 77 in the Oracle/ITA singles rankings
• Posted a 17-10 mark in doubles, including an 8-7 mark when partnered with Gullickson
• Reached a season-high ranking of No. 41 in doubles with Gullickson
• Advanced to the semifinals at the ITA Atlantic Regional in singles
• Runner-up in doubles at the ITA Atlantic Regional with Munera
• Went 3-1 in singles at the Wahoowa Invitational to open the fall season
• Three wins over nationally-ranked foes with No. 20 Valentina Ivanov being the highest-ranked player defeated in singles action in a win over No. 16 California at the ITA Kickoff
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2018-19 (Freshman Season)
• Named ITA Atlantic Region Rookie of the Year
• Posted a 23-15 record in singles with a 15-11 mark in dual play and 8-5 in ACC play
• Reached a high ranking of No. 68 in singles (3/19) in the ITA rankings
• Went 18-15 in doubles action, including a 16-14 mark with Chloe Gullickson
• Defeated then No. 1 pairing of Leduc/Navarro at Clemson (3/1)
• Named ACC Player of the Week (3/23)
• Defeated No. 20 Cameron Morra of UNC and No. 29 Brienne Minor of Michigan in singles

HIGH SCHOOL & JUNIOR CAREER
• Two-time national selection G16 Champion
• Two-time national selection G18 Champion
• G16 Orange Bowl Doubles Finalist
• G16 Eddie Herr Doubles Champion
• G16 Clay Court Championships Silver Ball and Finalist
• G18 National Indoor Championships Doubles Champion
• G18 National Indoor Singles Championship – 5th Place Finish
• 2018 Top 3 Eastern in G18
• Top 3 Eastern in G16 and G18 in back-to-back seasons
• Ranked as high as No. 4 nationally by TennisRecruiting.net and in RPI
• Ranked top player in New Jersey and No. 2 player in the Mid-Atlantic Region

PERSONAL
• Daughter of Clark and Rondi O’Dell
• Has an older sister, Brittany, and an older brother, Joseph
• Recipient of the Nancy Wachtel Shrier endowed scholarship for the 2020-21 academic year