Mehvish Safdar  
Mehvish Safdar

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Mason, Ohio

High School:
Ursuline Academy


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

PRIOR TO MINNESOTA
Played tennis at Ursuline Academy in Ohio • finished her prep career with a 116-8 singles record and a 24-0 doubles mark, recording the most total (140) and singles (116) victories in school history • named a national high school tennis All-American in 2013-14 • was a two-time Ohio state singles champion and was the 2010 state doubles champion with her sister, Komal • was the first Ursuline player to win both titles • won two district singles championships and one district doubles title • three-time sectional singles champion • earned Ursulines' Team Award in 2011 and 2013 • four-time First Team Singles Girls Greater Catholic League (GGCL) All-Star and two-time GGCL Player of the Year • was a First Team Singles Greater Cincinnati Tennis Coaches' Association (GCTCA) All-Star two times and was the GCTCA Player of the Year in 2011 and 2013 • First Team Cincinnati Enquirer All-Star in 2010 and 2012 and was the publication's player of the year in 2011 and 2013 • four-time Ohio Tennis Coaches' Association (OTCA) all-state selection and winner of the OTCA Student-Athlete Racquet Award in 2012 and 2013 • Greater Cincinnati Northern Kentucky (GCNK) Women's Sports Association High School Sportswoman of the Year in 2011 and 2013 • LaRosa's MVP of the Year Finalist in 2013.

PERSONAL
Considering a major in psychology • was a four-year honor roll student in high school • enjoys writing and leisure running • most memorable sports thrill was winning the high school state doubles tournament with her sister, Komal, when she was a freshman and Komal was a senior • sister, Komal, plays tennis for Syracuse • daughter of Shahzad and Wardha Safdar • born September 14, 1996.