Maxene Weinberg and Srna Stosljevic each earn two victories on the day
Senior Day UConn vs Villanova (photo by Stephen Slade)
Named a Team Captain for 2016-17
2015-16 (Junior Season): Rounded out her junior season with a 17-13 singles record while posting an 18-10 mark in doubles play...Her 18 doubles victories tied for the most on the team...Teamed up sophomore Yelyzaveta Pletnyeva for a team-best 16-9 doubles record...The duo played the majority of the season at No. 2 doubles and were 8-5 in dual matches...Held down the No. 2 singles position for the third-straight season...Went 9-8 overall on the year in dual matches...During the fall season posted an 8-4 singles record…Finished the fall season 7-3 over her final 10 matches…Picked-up a pair of singles wins at the Harvard, Army and Wake Forest tournaments…Played in the main draw at the ITA Regional…Posted an 8-5 doubles record during the fall playing with Pletnyeva…The duo reached the semifinals of the “B” flight at Harvard.
2014-15 (Sophomore Season): Posted a 22-14 singles record during her sophomore campaign…Played to a 14-10 mark at No. 2 singles during dual match play…Her 22 singles victories were tied for second highest on the team…Has posted 39 singles victories over her first two seasons, second only to Srna Stosljevic (44) during that span…Had a 14-13 doubles record including a 12-8 mark at No. 2 doubles in dual matches…Teamed with freshman Zaina Zaki for a 12-9 record in doubles…Opened the fall season by defending her singles title at the Quinnipiac Invitational, sharing the Flight “A” title with teammate Srna Stosljevic…Won four-straight to advance to the finals of the Flight 1 singles bracket at the Army West Point Invitational…Started the spring season winning five of her first seven singles matches…Went 4-3 against competition from The American.
2013-14 (Freshman Season): Closed out her rookie season with a 17-12 singles record and a 14-13 record in doubles play…Her 17 singles wins where second on the team…Posted a 9-8 mark playing at No. 2 singles in dual matches…Teamed with Maxene Weinberg for a 10-9 doubles record, second highest win total on the team…Won the first seven-straight singles matches of her collegiate career…Opened the fall season winning the Flight “B” singles title at the Quinnipiac Invitational…Followed that performance with a run to the finals of Flight 2 at the Army West Point Invitational.
Before UConn: Graduated from Hingham High School…Also played with the Weymouth Tennis Club…Won the MIAA State Championship as a freshman and finished her high school career undefeated in singles play…Ranked as high as No. 54 nationally by TennisRecruiting.net…Ranked in the top-10 in the region her entire junior career while winning multiple doubles titles at the USTA Sectional Championships and one singles sectional title…Advanced to the quarterfinals at the USTA National Hard Court Championships in 2011 in Sand Diego…A High Honors student-athlete.
Personal: Born September 6, 1994…Emma Alderman is the daughter of Martha and Jerry Alderman…Has a brother Oliver (23) and a sister Abby (25)…Her sister Abby swam collegiately at Trinity University…Her brother Oliver played rugby for the University of New Hampshire…Her dad Jerry was a member of the tennis program at Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in Sandhurst, Berkshire, just southwest of London…Majoring in communications.