Hayley Carter

Hayley Carter (born May 17, 1995) is an American tennis player. She has a career high WTA doubles ranking of No. 31, which she achieved on September 21, 2020.

Hayley Carter
Country (sports) United States
Born (1995-05-17) 17 May 1995 (age 25)
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
Height5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Turned pro2012
PlaysRight-handed (two-handed backhand)
CollegeUniversity of North Carolina
Prize money$180,152
Singles
Career record62–44 (58.5%)
Career titles0
Highest rankingNo. 438 (July 29, 2019)
Current rankingNo. 684 (September 21, 2020)
Doubles
Career record99–36 (73.3%)
Career titles2
Highest rankingNo. 31 (September 21, 2020)
Current rankingNo. 31 (September 21, 2020)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open3R (2020)
French Open3R (2020)
US OpenQF (2020)
Last updated on: September 23, 2020.

Junior careerEdit

Carter played at the Smith Stearn's Tennis Academy growing up. She also won a record 14 South Carolina state championships. Between 2009 and 2012, she won three ITF Junior Circuit singles titles, as well as one doubles title.

Carter played collegiate tennis for the North Carolina Tar Heels, where she earned All-American honors each of the four years she competed. She is the Atlantic Coast Conference's all-time leader in women's tennis singles victories with 168.[1]

Professional careerEdit

Carter is primarily a doubles player. She won her first WTA doubles title at the 2019 Tashkent Open with Luisa Stefani. She has also won two doubles titles on the WTA 125K series, as well as nine on the ITF Circuit. Her most recent victory came at the 2020 Oracle Challenger Series – Newport Beach, which was the second year in a row she won the event.[2] Her best result at a Grand Slam tournament came at the 2020 Australian Open, where she reached the third round, partnering with Stefani.[3] She achieved a career-high doubles ranking of No. 46 on February 17, 2020.

Grand Slam performance timelinesEdit

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# A P Z# PO G F-S SF-B NMS NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (P) postponed; (Z#) Davis/Fed Cup Zonal Group (with number indication) or (PO) play-off; (G) gold, (F-S) silver or (SF-B) bronze Olympic medal; a (NMS) downgraded Masters Series/1000 tournament; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

DoublesEdit

Tournament 2019 2020 SR W–L
Australian Open A 3R 0 / 1 2–1
French Open A 0 / 0 0–0
Wimbledon A 0 / 0 0–0
US Open 1R QF 0 / 2 2–2
Win–Loss 0–1 4–2 0 / 3 4–3

WTA career finalsEdit

Doubles: 5 (2 title, 3 runner-ups)Edit

Winner – Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0–0)
WTA Tour Championships (0–0)
Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (0–0)
Premier (0–0)
International (2–3)
Finals by surface
Hard (2–1)
Grass (0–0)
Clay (0–2)
Carpet (0–0)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Apr 2019 Copa Colsanitas, Colombia International Clay   Ena Shibahara   Zoe Hives
  Astra Sharma
1–6, 2–6
Loss 0–2 Sep 2019 Korea Open, South Korea International Hard   Luisa Stefani   Lara Arruabarrena
  Tatjana Maria
6–7(7–9), 6–3, [7–10]
Win 1–2 Sep 2019 Tashkent Open, Uzbekistan International Hard   Luisa Stefani   Dalila Jakupović
  Sabrina Santamaria
6–3, 7–6(7–4)
Win 2–2 Aug 2020 Lexington Open, United States International Hard   Luisa Stefani   Marie Bouzková
  Jil Teichmann
6–1, 7–5
Loss 2–3 Sep 2020 Internationaux de Strasbourg, France International Clay   Luisa Stefani   Nicole Melichar
  Demi Schuurs
4–6, 3–6

WTA 125K series finalsEdit

Doubles: 2 (2 titles)Edit

Result W–L    Date    Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Jan 2019 WTA Newport Beach, United States Hard   Ena Shibahara   Taylor Townsend
  Yanina Wickmayer
6–3, 7–6(7–1)
Win 2–0 Feb 2020 WTA Newport Beach, United States (2) Hard   Luisa Stefani   Marie Benoît
  Jessika Ponchet
6–1, 6–3

ITF Circuit finalsEdit

Legend
$100,000 tournaments
$80,000 tournaments
$60,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$15,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles: 2 (2 runner–ups)Edit

Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 May 2013 ITF Hilton Head, United States 10,000 Hard   Yana Koroleva 5–7, 4–6
Loss 0–2 Aug 2014 ITF Fort Worth, United States 10,000 Hard   Tatjana Maria 1–6, 1–6

Doubles: 14 (9 titles, 5 runner–ups)Edit

Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Loss 0–1 Oct 2012 ITF Florence, United States 25,000 Hard   Brooke Austin   Ulrikke Eikeri
  Akiko Omae
1–6, 1–6
Loss 0–2 May 2013 ITF Hilton Head, United States 10,000 Hard   Josie Kuhlman   Kristy Frilling
  Alexandra Mueller
3–6, 4–6
Win 1–2 Jul 2014 ITF Fort Worth, United States 10,000 Hard   Stefanie Tan   Catherine Harrison
  Mary Weatherholt
6–3, 6–3
Win 2–2 Jun 2018 ITF Baton Rouge, United States 25,000 Hard   Ena Shibahara   Astra Sharma
  Gabriela Talabă
6–3, 6–4
Win 3–2 Aug 2018 ITF Lexington, United States 60,000 Hard   Ena Shibahara   Sanaz Marand
  Victoria Rodríguez
6–3, 6–1
Loss 3–3 Sep 2018 ITF Lubbock, United States 25,000 Hard   Vladica Babić   Naomi Broady
  Nadia Podoroska
6–3, 6–4
Win 4–3 Oct 2018 ITF Stockton, United States 60,000 Hard   Ena Shibahara   Quinn Gleason
  Luisa Stefani
7–5, 5–7, [10–7]
Win 5–3 Feb 2019 ITF Rancho Santa Fe, United States 25,000 Hard   Ena Shibahara   Francesca Di Lorenzo
  Caty McNally
7–5, 6–2
Win 6–3 Jun 2019 ITF Bethany Beach, United States 25,000 Clay   Usue Maitane Arconada   Dea Herdželaš
  Tereza Mihalíková
6–4, 6–4
Loss 6–4 Jun 2019 ITF Sumter, United States 25,000 Hard   Vladica Babić   Brynn Boren
  Caitlin Whoriskey
4–6, 4–6
Win 7–4 Jun 2019 ITF Denver, United States 25,000 Hard   Vladica Babić   Brynn Boren
  Gail Brodsky
6–2, 6–3
Win 8–4 Jul 2019 ITF Honolulu, United States 60,000 Hard   Jamie Loeb   Usue Maitane Arconada
  Caroline Dolehide
6–4, 6–4
Loss 9–4 Aug 2019 ITF Landisville, United States 60,000 Hard   Jamie Loeb   Vania King
  Claire Liu
6–4, 2–6, [5–10]
Win 9–5 Nov 2019 ITF Colina, Chile 60,000 Clay   Luisa Stefani   Anna Danilina
  Conny Perrin
5–7, 6–3, [10–6]

World TeamTennisEdit

Carter will be making her World TeamTennis debut in 2020, and will be joining the Springfield Lasers when the WTT season begins on July 12 at The Greenbrier.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Hayley Carter Bio". Go Heels. Retrieved 2 February 2020.
  2. ^ "Voegele sets up final showdown with Brengle at Newport Beach". WTA Tennis. Retrieved 2 February 2020.
  3. ^ "Canada's Milos Raonic moves on to Australian Open quarterfinals". Sportsnet. Retrieved 2 February 2020.
  4. ^ "World TeamTennis Adds Stars Tiafoe, Puig, Roanic, Bouchard, & Sock As Rosters Set For 2020". WTT.com. June 16, 2020.

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