Skip to simplified nav

Marie Faure
Marie  Faure

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Toulouse, France

Height:
5-9

Hand:
Right


05/13/2015

Virginia Plays Baylor in NCAA Round of 16 on Friday

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

04/08/2015

Q&A with Sophomore Marie Faure

Faure is undefeated in dual matches this season

03/23/2014

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

02/21/2014

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

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

02/08/2014

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

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

02/07/2014

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

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

01/20/2014

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

Juniors

• 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

Personal

• 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

Schedules

Top Videos
Jeff White
Hilmar Jonsson
NCAA Quest Begins for Iceland Native
Track & Field, Cross Country
5/24/18
A three-time ACC champion in the hammer throw, Virginia junior Hilmar Jonsson competes Thursday at the NCAA East Preliminary meet in Tampa, Fla.
Daniel Lynch
Lynch Shines Again in His Season Finale
Baseball
5/23/18
In what was probably his final appearance for UVA, junior left-hander Daniel Lynch struck out seven Tuesday against Florida State in the ACC tournament.
Kent Merritt
UVA Pioneer Ready for Next Chapter
Football
5/21/18
Kent Merritt, who's retiring next month from his position in the history department, was among the first African-American football players at Virginia.

Jeff White

Director of News Content

jwhite@virginia.edu

A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

Archives
More Headlines
Online Stores
Auctions
Cavalier Auctions
Cavalier Team Shop