Yuliana Umanets
Yuliana  Umanets


Rivne, Ukraine

High School:
Rivne HS 26


Gophers Recognized on ITA All-Academic Teams

Yuliana Umanets, Tereza Brichacova, and Paula Rincon Otero were honored as ITA Scholar-Athletes


Gophers Topped by NU on Senior Day

Minnesota will the No. 6 seed in the Big Ten Tournament and will play No. 11 Wisconsin Thursday


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 Wrap Up Home Slate

No. 59 Minnesota will play Illinois Friday at 3 p.m. and Northwestern Sunday at noon when it celebrates Senior Day.


Gophers Split Pair Of Sunday Matches

Minnesota opens Big Ten play at Wisconson on March 2


Yuliana Umanets

Yuliana Umanets Action Photos


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

Women's Tennis Action

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ITA Scholar-Athlete • Big Ten Distinguished Scholar • Academic All-Big Ten • finished her collegiate career with 37 singles wins and 23 doubles wins • went 11-4 in singles and 5-7 in doubles as a senior • won her lone spring singles match, 6-1, 6-1, over Carleton's Joyce Yu • won the final seven and 10 of the final 11 singles matches of her career • went 1-2 in spring doubles with Kendal Heitzner • tied for the team lead in fall wins after a 1-3 start, going 10-4 • had undefeated wins at Northwestern's Wildcat Invitational (Oct. 4-6) and North Carolina's Kitty Harrison Invitational (Nov. 8-10) • went 4-6 in fall doubles.

ITA Scholar-Athlete • Big Ten Distinguished Scholar • Compiled a 9-14 singles record and 8-13 doubles record • first three singles wins came at the Cal Nike Invitational in Berkeley, Calif. (Sept. 28-30) • had three straight wins from Feb. 16 against Northern Iowa until Feb. 18 against Carleton • paired with Julia Courter for an 8-6 victory over Wisconsin's Pernilla Wohlstrom and Lauren Burich • went 5-6 during doubles season paired with Jessika Mozia • also teamed with Natallia Pintusava (1-2), Julia Courter (1-3), Alexa Palen (1-1), and Paula Rincon Otero (0-1).

Was 10-9 in singles and 7-8 in doubles during sophomore campaign • first three singles wins came at Kitty Harrison Invitational in Chapel Hill, N.C. (11/4-6) as part of a 3-1 weekend • all but three wins were claimed in straight sets • partnered with Natallia Pintusava for an 8-4 victory over Princeton's Monica Chow and Caitlin Bartlett at Kitty Harrison Invitational on 11/4 • stayed with Pitusava to start the spring season and gathered a 5-2 record, including three wins over doubles from ranked opponents (No. 50 William and Mary, No. 75 Wake Forest and No. 46 North Carolina State) • also teamed with Alexa Palen (1-2), Tereza Brichacova (1-2), and Aria Lambert (0-1).

Joined the team in January, did not compete in the fall • hampered by injuries, went 7-9 in singles and 2-6 in doubles in the spring • played at singles positions No. 2 through No. 6 • won four of first six and three of last four singles matches • won first two doubles matches of her career playing with Natallia Pintusava.

Played at the Europian Championship as a member of the Ukrainian team • active in the professional tennis tour, making multiple finals appearances and winning multiple titles all around the world.

Born Aug. 25, 1992 • daughter of Oleh and Svitlana Umanets • has one older sibling, Dima • enjoys driving and boating • special interests include dance and photography • majoring in business and marketing education.

Yuliana Umanets' Career Statistics
Career Totals37-3622-34


Gophers Add Transfer Zhang from UNLV

Gophers Add Transfer Zhang from UNLV

6/15/2018 - W. Tennis

The University of Minnesota women’s tennis team announced today the addition of Juliet Zhang, a sophomore who will compete for the Gophers this upcoming fall.

161 Gophers Receive Academic All-Big Ten Honors

161 Gophers Receive Academic All-Big Ten Honors

5/30/2018 - W. Tennis

A total of 161 student-athletes were honored by the Big Ten Conference on the Academic All-Big Ten Team.

Ryba, Safdar Earn All-Big Ten Honors

Ryba, Safdar Earn All-Big Ten Honors

5/3/2018 - W. Tennis

The Big Ten Conference office announced today the All-Big Ten selections for the 2017-18 season.

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