Barbara Mancera
Barbara  Mancera

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Mexico City, Mexico

High School:
Colegio Visa Hermosa

Last College:
North Carolina State


10/26/2016

First Serve With Barbara Mancera

Sophomore Barbara `Bita' Mancera comes to the University of Minnesota after transferring from North Carolina State.

10/05/2016

Gophers Head to FGCU Fall Tournament

The University of Minnesota Golden Gophers will be traveling to Florida Gulf Coast University in Estero, Fla. on Thursday to compete in the FGCU Fall Tournament.

09/21/2016

Baseline to Host Gopher Invite

The Golden Gophers women's tennis team is preparing for the annual Gopher Invitational this weekend at the Baseline Tennis Center.

06/15/2016

Gophers Add Mancera

Barbara Mancera transferring to Minnesota

2017 SPRING SEASON
Went 6-10 in singles play • competed mostly from the No. 3 slot going 3-9 while going 3-1 in the No. 2 position • defeated Pauline Chawafambira after dropping the first set 2-6 by winning the next two sets 6-0, 6-4 in the No. 2 spot • won a pair of matches in the No. 3 spot against Marquette 1-6, 6-0, 6-2 and the No. 2 spot against Milwaukee 6-1, 7-6 (10-2) • won first B1G match against Michelle Liniden of Wisconsin 6-3, 7-5. 

2016-6 FALL SEASON
Went 1-3 in singles play and 1-2 in doubles • won her first match as a Gopher versus Lisa Anderson 6-4, 6-4 at the ITA Central Region Championships • won her first doubles match with Maja Vujic at the Kitty Harrison Invite.

2016 SPRING SEASON (NC STATE)
Had an 8-9 singles record and went 2-2 in conference singles • was undefeated at home matches • defeated her last two opponents who where nationally ranked.

PRIOR TO NC STATE
Graduated from Colegio Visa Hermosa • won three national titles in doubles • won the Under 16 Clay Courts National Championship • was ranked No. 4 in the Mexico junior division • was ranked as high as No. 700 in the International Tennis Federation (ITF) rankings • graduated with honors.

PERSONAL
Majoring in economics • daughter of Jaime Mancera and Barbara Carrillo • has two siblings: Jaime (10) and Sonia (16) • lists winning the U16 Clay Courts National Championship as her most memorable sports thrill • enjoys reading • born Dec. 20, 1996.

Barbara Mancera's Career Statistics
Season Singles Doubles
2016-17 9-14 3-2

MORE HEADLINES

Women's Tennis Signs State Champion

Women's Tennis Signs State Champion

11/10/2017 - W. Tennis

The University of Minnesota women’s tennis program was able to sign Isabella Lambert of Minneapolis, Minn. to the class of 2022, head coach Catrina Thompson announced Friday.

Gophers Tripped Up on Final Day in Hanover

Gophers Tripped Up on Final Day in Hanover

11/5/2017 - W. Tennis

The Minnesota Gopher women's tennis team won two out of six singles matches, and two out of three doubles matches Sunday, and fell to Yale on the last day of the Big Green Invitational.

Minnesota Edges Dartmouth in Hanover

Minnesota Edges Dartmouth in Hanover

11/4/2017 - W. Tennis

Minnesota edged out Dartmouth by splitting the eight singles matches and winning three of the four doubles pairings.

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