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Sofia Munera

5'6''
Height
Junior
Class
Pereira, Colombia
Hometown
Liceo Pino Verde
High School

2019-20 (Sophomore Season)
• Posted a 21-11 mark in singles action, including a 10-4 mark in dual play
• Reached a season-high singles ranking of No. 78 in the Oracle/ITA singles rankings
• Posted a 23-7 mark in doubles, including a 12-4 mark when partnered with Subhash
• Started the year with a season-high ranking of No. 36 in doubles with Subhash
• Runner-up in doubles at the ITA Atlantic Regional with O’Dell
• Advanced to the round of 16 at the ITA Atlantic Regional in singles
• Three wins against nationally-ranked foes with No. 67 Bunyawi Thamchaiway of Oklahoma State being the highest-ranked player defeated in singles action

2018-19 (Freshman Season)
• At-Large selection to the NCAA Doubles Championship with Meghan Kelley
• Posted a 17-9 mark in singles play and a 26-11 mark in doubles play
• Played primarily at No. 5 singles with an 8-6 mark in ACC play
• Ranked as high as No. 8 in doubles with Kelley
• Claimed the ITA Atlantic Regional in doubles
• Won the consolation bracket at the ITA National Fall Championships with Kelley

HIGH SCHOOL
• Ranked No. 1 player in Colombia in 12s, 14s, 16s and 18s
• Ranked No. 1 player in South America in 14s
• Ranked No. 2 player in South America in 16s
• Represented Colombia at the Junior Fed Cup in Madrid
• Three-time 18s National Championship in Colombia (2015, 2016, 2017)
• Bronze medal in mixed doubles at National Games in Colombia
• Ranked No. 62 in the ITF rankings

PERSONAL
• Daughter of Luz Marina Sanchez and Jhon Fredy Munera
• Has two older brothers, Juan Pablo Munera and Juan Martin Munera
• Volunteered with Corzaones Gigantes (Giant Hearts) working with poor families
• Recipient of the Cindy Brinker Simmons endowed scholarship for the 2020-21 academic year