Tereza Brichacova  
Tereza Brichacova

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Prague, Czech Republic

High School:
Gymnazium Nad Stolou


10/30/2014

Minnesota to Finish Fall at Big Green Invite

The Gophers will play singles and doubles at the three-day tournament, hosted by Dartmouth

10/19/2014

Gophers Wrap Up Play in Stillwater

Minnesota will finish its fall season Oct. 31-Nov. 2 at the Big Green Invitational in Hanover, N.H.

10/18/2014

Brichacova and Safdar Reach Quarterfinals

The tandem won twice in doubles Saturday at the ITA Central Region Championships

10/17/2014

Ryba Wins Twice to Reach Round of 16

Two Minnesota doubles pairings won at the ITA Central Region Championships

10/16/2014

Five Gophers Qualify for Regional Main Draw

Caroline Ryba, Jessika Mozia, and Paula Rincon-Otero all qualified for the main draw Thursday.

09/20/2014

Day Two Gopher Invitational

Women's Tennis

07/31/2012

Tereza Brichacova

Tereza Brichacova Action Photos

04/22/2012

Women Tennis Defeat Iowa on Senior Day

The Gophers take down Iowa 6-1

02/05/2012

Women's Tennis: Washington at Minnesota (Feb. 5, 2012)

Women's Tennis Action

Photo Gallery

2014-15 SENIOR SEASON
Went 5-3 in singles and 8-3 in doubles in her final fall season • tied for the team lead with eight fall doubles wins • won her second-straight top-flight singles title at the Gopher Invitational, winning four-straight matches without dropping a set (Sept. 19-21) • fell in three sets to No. 93 Natalie Beazant of Rice at the ITA All-American Championships (Sept. 27) • reached the second round at the ITA Central Region Championships (Oct. 16-20) • placed third with Aria Lambert and finished third and first with Mehvish Safdar in three doubles draws at the Gopher Invitational • with Safdar, reached the doubles quarterfinal round at the Central Regionals (Oct. 16-20).

2013-14JUNIOR SEASON
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar • All-Big Ten Second Team • Academic All-Big Ten and ITA Scholar-Athlete • finished the season with a 20-16 singles record, including a 12-4 mark at the Baseline Tennis Center, and a 16-18 doubles record • went 11-11 in singles in the spring with all but one match coming at the No. 1 position • finished 10-10 at the top doubles position alongside Jessika Mozia • had two five-match winning streaks during the season • won three times in conference singles play • went 8-2 in three-set singles matches • in the fall, recorded a 9-5 singles mark and a 6-7 doubles ledger • won the top flight at the Gopher Invitational • reached the quarterfinal at the ITA Central Region Championships with a run that included a 6-3, 2-6, 6-3 win over 15th-ranked Samantha Vickers of Tulsa (Oct. 17) • won 10 of her first 11 spring doubles matches with Mozia (Jan. 19-March 8).

2012-13SOPHOMORE SEASON
Voted Most Valuable Athlete by the team • shared Most Improved Award with teammate Jessika Mozia • received Big Ten Sportsmanship Award • finished the year with a 16-19 overall singles record (10-13 in duals) and a 17-16 mark in doubles competition • played to 5-6 in the Big Ten singles at the No. 2 position • defeated No. 33-ranked player Ronit Yurovsky in the team's battle against Michigan (March 24) • defeated Chelsea Utting of Penn State in three sets to help the Gophers to a 4-3 victory over the nationally-ranked squad • boasted the team's best doubles mark with a 9-5 success rate when paired with Doron Muravnik • had a 6-6 overall record during the fall tournament season • competed in the Blue Flight of the Cal Nike Invitational (Sept. 28-30), running up a 4-0 record before losing to Cessi Estlander (Cal) in the finals • fell in the singles consolation semifinals at the Wildcat Invitational (Oct. 12-14) • paired with Doron Muravnik in doubles for the USTA/ITA Central Region Championships (Oct. 17-21) and advanced to the quarterfinals with a 8-6 victory over Melanie Marlin and Haley Martin of Oral Roberts • in the quarterfinals, fell by a score of 8-3 to Oklahoma's Hermon Brhane and Whitney Ritchie • competed in doubles and earned a title with Pauline Gilbert • defeated Steph Falcon and Soumeya Anane (UNCG), 8-1, in the doubles consolation semifinals • outlasted Jackie Lee and Sydney Smith of William & Mary in consolation final to win the crown with a 9-7 finish.

2011-12 FRESHMAN SEASON
Compiled a 12-8 singles record and a 8-13 doubles record • went 5-4 in singles conference play • had five consecutive wins between Feb. 5 and March 4 • secured a singles win over Iowa's Katie Zordani (6-4, 4-6, 6-4) to help Gophers advance to the Big Ten Quarterfinals • fell to No. 107 Kim Stubbe in the first round of the NCAA Singles Tournament • began doubles season with three-straight wins, pairing with Alexa Palen • teamed with Julia Courter for wins over Ashleigh Chiaf and Alex Clark of Missouri (2/24) and over Isel Martinez-Marcos/Emily Lauten of Virginia Tech (2/26) • Joined the team in January, did not compete in the fall.

PRIOR TO MINNESOTA
Attended Gymnazium Nad Stolou and graduated in 2011.

PERSONAL
Double majoring in journalism/mass communications and German and pursuing a TESL Certificate • hobbies include watching movies and TV shows, reading, and hanging out with friends • also enjoys traveling and exploring new things • most memorable sports thrills were reaching the quarterfinal at the Czech National Championship in 2010 and being ball kid during ATP tournament in Prague in 2005 • daughter of Ladislav Brichac and Jana Brichacova • born March 1, 1992.

Tereza Brichacova's Career Statistics
Season Singles Doubles
2011-12 12-8 8-12
2012-13 16-19 17-15
2013-14 20-16 16-18
2014-15 5-3 8-3
Career Totals 53-46 49-48