UNC Women's Tennis Bio
 Ashley Dai
Dai Dai 819352

SENIOR SEASON (2015-16) 11-3 overall record in singles, 3-1 against the ACC • 22-2 overall doubles, 8-1 in ACC playing with Chloe Ouellet-Pizer • Won nine straight singles matches to end the 2016 season • Won the deciding match on court six in the 4-2 win over Northwestern in NCAA Second Round • Also won on court six against Virginia’s Cassie Mercer in the NCAA Round of 16 • Recorded a perfect 3-0 doubles (w/ Ouellet-Pizer) record in the ITA National Team Indoor Championship • Clinched the 4-3 win at No. 16 Georgia Tech in regular season finale to keep UNC unbeaten in league play.

JUNIOR SEASON (2014-15) Posted a 19-8 overall singles record in third season at North Carolina • Was 15-6 in dual matches and 8-4 versus the Atlantic Coast Conference • Ranked inside the top-100 a majority of the year, including as high as 66th in both February and March • Defeated 40th ranked Kourtney Keegan of Florida at the ITA National Indoor Team Championship • Teamed with Kate Vialle to create a formidable doubles team that was ranked all season • Reached No. 13 in the rankings and was in to the top-50 most of the year • The duo won the ITA Carolinas Regional in Chapel Hill to advance to the USTA Indoor Nationals • They reached the Round of 16 in the Main Draw and the semifinals of the consolation bracket • Dai/Vialle recorded a 22-11 overall doubles record - 11-4 in tournaments and 11-7 in dual matches (7-4 against the ACC).

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013-14) Finished the season ranked No. 97 in the final ITA Tennis singles rankings • Recorded a 17-10 singles record, including a 12-7 dual match record • Went 4-1 in ACC singles competition • Was ranked in the top-100 for most of the season • Finished the season by winning 11 of 13 singles matches • Took 13th-ranked Chanelle Van Nguyen to three sets in NCAA Championship final against UCLA • In doubles, owned a 13-5 record playing with Tessa Lyons • Their best win was 8-2 over 71st ranked Alabama in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Championship that clinched the doubles point over the Crimson Tide • Also went 5-0 playing with Jamie Loeb that saw the duo briefly ranked No. 76 in the ITA doubles rankings in early May • Dai/Loeb beat Duke's 30th ranked Goldfeld/Smith, 8-3, in the quarters of the ACC Championship.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2012-13) Finished with an overall singles record of 19-7, including an 11-3 mark in dual match play • Went 3-2 in ACC singles play • Was ranked as high as No. 65 in the country in singles and finished at No. 121 • Won 10-straight singles matches that spanned seven weeks of competition • Teamed with Whitney Kay to form a strong doubles combination that owned a 15-8 overall doubles record • The duo ranked No. 8 nationally in early January and finished the season No. 33 in the country • Dai and Kay won their first nine doubles matches of the season, including two victories over ranked opponents from Tennessee and Florida State at the Furman Fall Classic • Also joined Lauren McHale in doubles and the two notched a 3-0 record, including a win at Boston College and an 8-2 victory over Nebraska's Weinstein and Weinreich in the NCAA Round of 16 • Also went 7-3, including 5-2, with Zoe De Bruycker and 4-0 matched with Caroline Price in doubles.

JUNIOR/PREP No. 10 overall player in the class and considered a Blue Chip prospect by TennisRecruiting.net • SIx-time UTSA Gold Ball winner ((2007 Girls’14 Winter National, 2008 Girls’14 National Championship, 2008 Girls’ 16 Winter National, 2009 Girls’16 Winter National, 2012 Girls’18 Spring Championship, 2012 Girls’18 National Clay Court) • Won the Winter National Championships doubles title three straight years from 2007 to 2009 • Captured the Casablanca ITF G4 singles event in 2010 • Part of a team that won the 2011 16s Intersectionals, and she was undefeated in the event.

Height: 5'2"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Temple City, Calif.
High School: Weil Tennis Academy
UNC North Carolina Women's Tennis

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