Paula Rincon Otero  
Paula Rincon Otero


Madrid, Spain

High School:
Sagrado Corazon

Last College:
University Autonoma Madrid


Gophers Edged at Home by Illinois

The Gophers fell to 16-7 on the season with a 4-3 loss to the Fighting Illini.


Gophers Erase 3-1 Deficit, Top Spartans

Minnesota won, 4-3, over Michigan State to improve to 16-6 with a 6-3 mark in the Big Ten


Gophers Notch 15th Win, Drop Penn State

No. 55 Minnesota rebounded from a Friday loss with a 4-3 road victory against Penn State.


Purdue Snaps Gophers' Win Streak

Minnesota fell by a 4-3 score to the Boilermakers at home Friday


Gophers Trounce Iowa, 6-1

Minnesota earned its first win over a ranked opponent to improve to 12-3

2012-13 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Received the Coaches' Award, presented to the student-athlete who exhibits a positive attitude and a dedicated work ethic • Had 6-7 record overall in fall 2012 • Lost to Niltooli Wilkins/ Alex Whitehead of North Carolina-Greensboro 8-5 in consolation final doubles play of Kitty Harrison Invitational (Nov. 9-11) • Defeated Hannah Berner/ Lauren Chypyha of Wisconsin 8-6 in the consolation final of doubles play at the Wildcat Invitational (Oct. 14-16).

PRIOR TO MINNESOTA: Gained much experience on the national and international level while competing for a Madrid-based club program • Participated in the Madrid Regional Championships and qualified for the Spain National Championships • Won the bronze medal at the University Championship of Spain last season • Also participated in basketball from a young age but stopped to focus on her tennis future.

PERSONAL: Plans to major in Economics • Enjoys music, reading,and going out with friends • Daughter of Julio Rincon and Inmaculada Otero • Has one brother, Marcos (22) •Born March 15, 1993.