Tereza Brichacova  
Tereza Brichacova

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Prague, Czech Republic

High School:
Gymnazium Nad Stolou


04/24/2014

Gophers Open Postseason Against Badgers

Sixth-seed Minnesota opens the Big Ten Tournament with a clash against border rival Wisconsin, the No. 11 seed.

04/24/2014

Gophers Oust Badgers With 4-3 Victory

Minnesota defeated the Badgers in the first round and will face Ohio State in the quarterfinals at 2 p.m. Friday

04/19/2014

Gophers Edged at Home by Illinois

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

04/13/2014

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

04/06/2014

Gophers Notch 15th Win, Drop Penn State

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

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

2012-13 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Voted Most Valuable Athlete by the team • Also 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 • Lost in the consolation final to Niltooli Wilkins (North Carolina-Greensboro) at the Kitty Harrison Invitational (Nov. 9-11) • Also competed in doubles and earned a title with Pauline Gilbert • Defeated Steph Falcon/ Soumeya Anane (UNCG), 8-1, in the doubles consolation semifinals • Outlasted Jackie Lee/ Sydney Smith of William and 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 2/5 and 3/4 • 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/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: Plans to major in journalism • Hobbies include reading and going to the library, shopping, and watching soccer • Interested in history • Enjoys playing floorball • 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.