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Marie Faure
Marie  Faure


Toulouse, France




Virginia Plays Baylor in NCAA Round of 16 on Friday

Cavaliers and Bears battle in Waco on May 15 at 8 p.m. ET


Q&A with Sophomore Marie Faure

Faure is undefeated in dual matches this season


No. 6 Virginia Sweeps Pitt

Cavaliers improve to 12-4 (6-1 ACC) with a 7-0 victory in first-ever meeting with the Panthers


Women's Tennis vs. Duke (by Matt Riley)

Women's Tennis vs. Duke (by Matt Riley)


Women's Tennis vs. Texas A&M (by Matt Riley)

Women's Tennis vs. Texas A&M (by Matt Riley)


Women's Tennis vs. Florida (by Matt Riley)

Women's Tennis vs. Florida (by Matt Riley)


Women's Tennis Winter Invite (by Matt Riley)

Women's Tennis Winter Invite (by Matt Riley)

2014-15 (Sophomore Season)
Posted a 19-9 singles record, including an 8-1 mark in dual action

• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll
• Reached
No. 75 in the ITA doubles rankings with Maci Epstein

Went 6-1 in ACC singles action at No. 6
Recorded a 10-6 doubles record, including a 8-4 mark with Epstein
Advanced to the quarterfinal round at the USTA/ITA Atlantic Regional
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2013-14 (Freshman Season)
• Posted a 22-8 singles record, including an 8-3 mark in dual action

• Went 6-1 in ACC singles action and was 2-0 at No. 5 singles and 6-3 at No. 6.
• Recorded a 15-5 doubles record, including a 7-4 mark with Caryssa Peretz
• Went 3-3 vs. ranked singles opponents, including a 6-4, 6-2 win over No. 112 Ilinca Stoica of Virginia Tech
• Defeated No. 115 Marianne Jodoin of Duke 7-5, 4-6, 6-3
• Advanced to the ITA Atlantic Region singles quarterfinals
• Captured the Red Flight singles title at the Northwestern Invite


• Competed for the Stade Toulousain Tennis Club for five years
• Ranked as high as No. 298 in the International Tennis Federation Junior Rankings
• Captured singles titles at the RUC Tennis International Junior Open (2012), Clermont-Ferrand Junior Tournament (2011) and Espoirs Poitou Charentes (2010)
• Recorded a pair of French doubles titles in 2011-12
• Two-time National Team selection

High School
• Graduated from Emilie de Rodat High School (Toulouse, France) with Baccalaureate Honors in 2013


• Born Marie-Ambroisine Faure
• Daughter of Hubert and Dominique Faure
• Has two sisters, Laure-Eline and Jean-Emmanuel
• Chose Virginia for its academics, tennis program, coaches and gorgeous University
• Intends to major in business


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