Vanessa Dunlap
Vanessa  Dunlap


Newport Beach, California

High School:
Newport Harbor HS



As a Junior (Fall 2006): Played at the San Diego State Fall Classic; fell in first round of singles ... Posted a first-round win in doubles with Alicia Poladian, defeating San Diego's Perl/Taylor, 9-7 ... Pair reached second round ... Participated in the SDSU Fall Tennis Classic II in November ... Fell in first round of singles ... Won the Flight 3 singles of the consolatoin draw, defeating Saint Mary's Caitlin Aloia 3-6, 6-4, 6-2.

As a Sophomore (2005-06): In singles, played against Gonzaga at position No. 6 during the first round of the West Coast Conference Championships, but did not finish ... Also played in the NCAA first round at No. 6, but match was clinched before play was complete ... Played in three doubles matches during the year ... Teamed with Jelena Jovic, Alicia Poladian and Lise Sissler at No. 3 against UC Irvine, USC and Saint Mary's, respectively.

As a Freshman (2004-05): Compiled a 1-4 dual match record in singles, going 0-3 at the No. 5 position and 1-1 at the No. 6 position ... In doubles went 2-3 with Merve Asimgil at the No. 6 position.

High School: A 2004 graduate of Newport Harbor High School ... A four-year varsity letterwinner and four-year honor student ... Was named the Daily Pilot's "Athlete of the Week" in doubles in 2004 ... A 2004 Sea View League Doubles Champion ... Named to the 2004 OC Register Tennis Dream Team in doubles ... Named to first-team All-County (Orange County) ... Also played volleyball and ran track.

PERSONAL: Born Ocotber 9, 1985 . . . Choose Pepperdine because of the tennis . . . Favorite foods are popsicles and sushi . . . Favorite television show is "Desperate Housewives" . . . Undecided major

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