Three-time NCAA Singles Championship contender Lorraine Guillermo ends career at Pepperdine with a 103-42 record.
Competing with Purpose: Lorraine Guillermo voted national winner of the ITA/Arthur Ashe Leadership and Sportsmanship Award.
The Waves will be represented in singles by Lorraine Guillermo and in doubles by Christine Maddox and Matea Cutura.
Lorraine Guillermo awarded by the ITA for the second-straight season for her sportsmanship and character.
Pepperdine concludes the 2015 season with an 18-7 record. Individually, Lorraine Guillermo, Matea Cutura and Christine Maddox will continue with the NCAA Singles & Doubles Championship.
Women's Tennis: 2014 WCC Tournament (Photos by Kyle Terada)
Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational - Sept. 13-15, 2013 - Photos by Wallace Craig
Women's Tennis def. Saint Mary's 4-0 to win the 2013 WCC Tournament. Photos by Kyle Terada
CAREER: Through four seasons, has produced a singles record of 103-42 (60-27 in duals) and a doubles record of 83-42 (45-16 in duals) … 2015 ITA All-American in singles and 2012 ITA All-American in doubles … Holds the Pepperdine program record for career winning percentage in doubles -- .846 -- (dual season only) with Khunpak Issara … Went 33-6 (.846) in two seasons with Issara, which ranks third in the program annuls for total wins … Member of the 2014 squad that won a program record 15 dual matches in a row … 2015 WCC Player of the Year and 2012 WCC Freshman of the Year … Four-time All-WCC first team performer in doubles and three-time first team performer in singles … Program’s first-ever national recipient of an ITA award, taking home the ITA/Arthur Ashe Sportsmanship and Leadership Award as a senior … Ranks ninth in program history with 60 dual-season singles wins.
PEPPERDINE 2014-15: ITA All-American singles performer … WCC Player of the Year – the Waves’ fifth ever … All-WCC first team performer in both singles and doubles … National and southwest regional winner of the ITA/Arthur Ashe Sportsmanship & Leadership Award … Maurice Hilliard Award winner … Went 30-8 in singles overall, including a 16-4 tally at No. 1 in the lineup … Reached as high as #9 in the singles rankings and finished the year at #18 … Ranked fourth in the regional poll … Produced a 19-13 record in doubles … Paired with Apichaya Runglerdkriangkrai for an 18-12 overall record … Pair went 10-10 during the dual season, including 8-9 at No. 1 … Earned a 9-16 seed at the NCAA Singles Championship, becoming the Waves’ first top-16 seed in over 25 years … Voted WCC Singles Player of the Week three times (2/24, 3/3, 3/17) … WCC Doubles Team of the Week alongside Runglerdkriangkrai (4/1) … Went 10-6 in singles vs. ranked opponents, including 2-3 against top-five players … Defeated UCLA’s Robin Anderson, who ended the year ranked #1 in collegiate tennis, 6-4, 6-3 (2/27) … Posted a team-best 10-2 singles record in the fall … Runner-up champion in both singles and doubles at the USTA/ITA Southwest Regional Championship … Partnered with Runglerdkriangkrai at regionals, and lost in the finals 7-6 (5), 7-6 (1) to Giuliana Olmos and Gabby Smith of USC … Competed while sick and unable to play in the singles final … Did not drop a set in singles play prior to withdrawing … Went 7-2 in doubles, including a 6-1 mark with Runglerdkriangkrai … Advanced to the singles main draw round of 16 at the All-American Championships … Earned a wildcard entry into the USTA/ITA National Indoor Championships and reached the round of 16.
PEPPERDINE 2013-14: All-WCC first team in both singles and doubles … Winner of the ITA Southwest Region Cissie Leary Award for Sportsmanship … Went 29-11 in singles as a junior … Produced a dual record of 16-5, all from the No. 1 spot in the lineup … Also played at No. 1 in doubles, going 9-8 with four different teammates … 13-11 overall in doubles … Ranked as high as #19 in singles by the ITA and finished season at #28 … Regionally ranked #6 … Selected as the WCC Singles Player of the Week three times (2/18, 3/4, 4/1) … Two-time WCC Doubles Team of the Week alongside Apichaya Runglerdkriangkrai (3/13, 4/1) … Went 11-4 overall with Runglerdkriangkrai, including a 9-3 mark in duals … Won singles title at the season-opening Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational … Represented Waves in NCAA Singles Championship, falling in the first round while competing on an injured ankle .. 9-9 vs. ranked singles foes … 8-1 vs. WCC opponents … Topped #10 Jenny Jullien 6-2, 6-4 (4/12) … Opened 2013-14 season on a nine-match win streak … Posted three wins in qualifying to reach the main draw of the Riviera/ITA All-American Championship … Reached the semifinals of the USTA/ITA Southwest Regional Championship … Represented Pepperdine at the USTA/ITA National Indoor Championship in singles.
PEPPERDINE 2012-13: All-WCC first team in singles and doubles … ITA Southwest Regional Player to Watch … Represented the Waves in both the NCAA Singles and Doubles Tournaments … Final ITA national singles ranking of #38 and regional ranking of #7 … Final ITA national doubles ranking of #18 alongside Khunpak Issara and regional ranking of #3 … WCC Singles Player of the Month in September … Four-time WCC Doubles Team of the Month (October, November, January and March) … Went 20-12 overall as a sophomore in singles … Held down the No. 1 spot in the singles lineup with a 13-10 record … Went 5-8 in singles vs. ranked opponents … Defeated Nicole Gibbs of Stanford, the 2012 and 2013 NCAA Singles Champion, 7-5, 6-1 on Feb. 9 … Registered a 6-4, 6-2 win over then-#2-ranked Robin Anderson of UCLA on Feb. 28 …Reached as high as #31 in the singles rankings … Posted a 25-9 overall doubles record, including 16-5 in duals … Chalked a 13-3 record from the No. 1 spot in the lineup with Issara … Ranked as high as #4 with Issara … Went 3-2 with Danielle Feneridis at No. 3 … With Issara, won the back draw at the Riviera/ITA All-American Championship … Reached doubles semifinal of the USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championship in New York City … Advanced to the round of 16 at the NCAA Doubles Tournament … Went 7-1 in singles in the fall … Reached the singles semifinal of the USTA/ITA Southwest Regional before falling to Anderson in three sets … Won the red bracket at the SDSU Fall Classic to open the season.
PEPPERDINE 2011-12: ITA All-American in doubles … WCC Freshman of the Year … All-WCC second team in singles and first team in doubles … Reached the quarterfinals of the NCAA Doubles Championship along with partner Khunpak Issara … Entered doubles rankings on Feb. 28 at #56 and concluded the year at #19 … Ranked #4 in doubles in the Southwest Region … Three-time WCC Doubles Team of the Month with Issara (September, February, April) … Named WCC Singles Player of the Month in November … Went 24-11 in singles overall, and 15-8 in dual match play … Tallied a 26-9 overall doubles record, including 20-3 in duals … Guillermo and Issara’s dual match record of 20-3 ranks fourth in program history for number of wins in a single season (dual match only), and ninth for winning percentage (.870) … Played all but one match from the #3 spot in the singles lineup … Guillermo and Issara pieced together a 16-match win streak before losing to Stanford’s Mallory Burdette and Nicole Gibbs, the eventual NCAA Doubles Champions, in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Doubles Championships … 4-4 in doubles vs. nationally ranked opponents including a 8-4 win against #14 Skylar Morton and Robin Anderson … Had a season-high singles win streak of nine matches.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from John A. Rowland High School, located in Rowland Heights, Calif., in 2011 … Played for her high school during her freshmen and sophomore seasons, earning MVP honors both years … Competed in the juniors circuit her remaining two years … Received the 2010 Evelyn Houseman Junior Sportsmanship Award – one of the highest honors given to a junior tennis player by the Southern California Tennis Association … One of the top recruits in Southern California, and has ranked in the top-five of her age group since 2008 … Ranked #10 on the Class of 2011 National Recruiting list.
PERSONAL: Born in Bellflower, Calif. … Resides in Walnut, Calif. … Daughter of Lucita and Lamberto Guillermo … Has one older brother, Levin, who plays tennis for Gonzaga … Majoring in accounting … SAAC Co-Vice President during the 2013-14 academic year … Chose Pepperdine because “the moment I set foot on campus and met the coaches and team, I knew that it was the right school for me.”
FAVORITES: Favorite pro tennis player is Roger Federer … Favorite movie is Mulan … Favorite food is pasta … Favorite sport other than tennis is golf.