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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

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