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Thalia Diaz-Barriga
  Thalia Diaz-Barriga

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cordoba, Veracruz, Mexico

High School:
University of Miami Online

Height:
5-8

Experience:
3L


TULSA - A three-year letterwinner . . . owns a career 62-44 singles mark and 71-39 doubles record . . . earned First-team All-Conference USA honors as a junior.

FALL 2008 - Posted a 3-6 singles record and a 4-4 doubles mark during the fall campaign . . . went 2-1 in singles at the Air Force Academy Invitational . . . advanced to the round of 16 in doubles at the ITA Central Region Championships with partner Marta Marcinkowska.

JUNIOR (2007-08) - Finished the season with a 20-15 singles record . . . earned a 13-6 record at the No. 2 singles position . . . compiled a 27-10 doubles mark . . . led the Hurricane in doubles wins for the season . . . went 17-5 in the No. 2 doubles slot . . . named first-team all-C-USA . . . went 2-0 in singles and 3-0 in doubles at the Conference USA Championships . . . named C-USA Women's Tennis Player of the Week twice . . . was ranked No. 18 in the final ITA Central Region singles rankings . . . reached the round of 32 in singles and round of 16 in doubles at the Wilson/ITA Central Region Championships . . . went 3-0 at the Rainbow Wahine Invitational along with doubles partner Marta Marcinkowska.

SOPHOMORE (2006-07) - Finished the season with a record of 22-9 in singles play and 24-10 record in doubles . . . led the team in doubles wins for the season . . . posted a 10-1 record in her final 13 matches, including two unfinished . . . was ranked 56th nationally with doubles partner Jie Zeng on February 21 . . . finished 12-8 in singles duel matches and 18-7 in doubles duels . . . opened the fall on a seven-match winning streak in singles that came to an end in the first round of the Wilson/ITA Central Regional, but responded by winning the consolation draw . . . in doubles at the Wilson/ITA Central Regional, she advanced to the round of 16 . . . opened the fall season by going 4-0 to win the White Draw at the Baylor Invitational.

FRESHMAN (2005-06) - Posted a 17-14 singles record and 16-15 doubles mark in her first year of collegiate tennis . . . tallied a seven-match win streak to begin the spring season . . . captured six wins in the No. 5 singles slot . . . was a C-USA All-Academic Honoree and named to the TU Dean's List.

PRIOR TO TULSA - Had a No. 194 ITF singles ranking and a No. 136 ITF doubles ranking . . . was the 1999 Mexican National Doubles Champion . . . was the Doubles Champion at the 2005 Atlas International Junior Cup . . . was a doubles finalist at both the 2005 Britania Pedregal Cup and the 2005 Copa Taca.

PERSONAL - Majoring in marketing . . . born October 5, 1987 . . . parents are Luis Diaz-Barriga Salgado and Leticia Ibanez Villarruel.