Miami (FL)

Tournament Notes

Quarterfinals: Duke (L, 1-4) - RESULTS, NOTES & QUOTES

Sweet 16: UCLA (W, 4-2) - RESULTS, NOTES & QUOTES

Second Round: Florida Int'l (W, 4-0)

First Round: Army (W, 4-0)

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SCHOOL/RECORD: Miami-FL (26-5) - #6
HEAD COACH/RECORD: Paige Yaroshuk-Tews (161-48)
BEST NCAA FINISH: Fell to Stanford, 4-1, in the 2006 NCAA Championship match in Palo Alto, Calif.

2009 TEAM HIGHLIGHTS: Miami advanced to their fourth ACC Championship match in five seasons before falling to Duke, 4-3, and ending their 12-match winning streak…UM captured their first-ever ACC Regular Season title, entering the ACC Championships as the #1 seed…The only team losses on the year have come against Top 10 teams, including No. 1 Northwestern and No. 3 Duke (ACC Finals), while collecting wins over 11 Top 25 programs.

PLAYER/COACH HIGHLIGHTS: UM boasts four Top 50 players on this year’s roster, while eighth-year head coach Paige Yaroshuk-Tews collected her 150th career victory on the season…Junior Laura Vallverdu and sophomores Julia Cohen, Bianca Eichkorn and Michaela Kissell were all named to the All-ACC Team. Cohen is currently ranked inside the Top 10, a spot she’s held consistently throughout the season, while Vallverdu is inside the Top 25.

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