Teryn Ashley-Fitch (born December 12, 1978) is an American professional tennis player. Ashley won 17 titles in her career – 4 in singles and 13 in doubles. Her highest singles ranking is World No. 95, which she achieved in July 2004. Her highest doubles ranking is No. 59, achieved in October 2003.
|Country (sports)||United States|
|Residence||Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, U.S.|
|Born||December 12, 1978|
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Height||5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
|Turned pro||April 2001|
|Plays||Right-handed (two-handed backhand)|
|Career titles||0 WTA, 4 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 95 (July 5, 2004)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||Q3 (2005)|
|French Open||1R (2004)|
|US Open||1R (2004)|
|Career titles||1 WTA, 12 ITF|
|Highest ranking||No. 59 (October 27, 2003)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||1R (2003)|
|French Open||2R (2003)|
|Wimbledon||1R (2003, 2004, 2005)|
|US Open||2R (2002, 2003)|
|Last updated on: May 16, 2012.|
Ashley's best Grand Slam result came at Wimbledon 2004 Ladies' Singles event, where she defeated Tina Pisnik 2–6, 6–1, 7–5 to enter the second round, where she was overpowered by No. 27 seeded Alicia Molik.
At the 2003 ASB Bank Championships Doubles event held in Auckland, New Zealand, Teryn won her only WTA Tour title, playing alongside Abigail Spears to beat Cara Black and Elena Likhovtseva 6–2, 2–6, 6–0 in the final.
Ashley also won the 2003 Dow Corning Tennis Classic Doubles event held in Midland, Michigan, United States, which was her biggest ITF Women's Circuit title, with Abigail Spears, beating Bethanie Mattek and Shenay Perry 6–1, 4–6, 6–4 in the final.
In her career overall, she won 1 WTA Doubles title, 4 ITF Singles titles, and 12 ITF Doubles titles. She enjoyed a successful doubles partnership with compatriot Abigail Spears.
Teryn was born and raised by parents Allen and Anne in Boston, Massachusetts. She was introduced to tennis by her mother at the age of 9. Her preferred surface is clay. She currently resides in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. She attended Stanford University in 2001.
Teryn married Brian Fitch in August 2008. The couple have a daughter, Abby and a son William.
Ashley was a two-time NCAA champion in 1997 and 1999 and a three-time All-American.
WTA Tour TitlesEdit
|Winner – Legend (pre/post 2010)|
|Grand Slam tournaments|
|WTA Tour Championships|
|Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5|
|Tier II / Premier|
|Tier III, IV & V / International|
|No.||Date||Tournament||Surface||Partnered with||Opponents in Final||Score in Final|
|1.||January 5, 2003||Auckland, New Zealand||Hard||Abigail Spears|| Cara Black
|6–2, 2–6, 6–0|
ITF Circuit TitlesEdit
|No.||Date||Tournament||Surface||Opponent in the final||Score|
|1.||May 27, 2001||El Paso, Texas, United States||Hard||Alison Nash||6–1, 6–1|
|2.||July 1, 2001||Lachine, Canada||Hard||Diana Srebrovic||2–6, 6–4, 6–0|
|3.||September 21, 2003||Columbus, Ohio, United States||Hard||Tara Snyder||6–3, 6–1|
|4.||November 9, 2003||Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States||Hard||Meilen Tu||1–6, 6–3, 6–3|