Tracy Almeda-Singian

Jennifer Tracy Almeda-Singian (born October 6, 1979) is a former professional tennis player from the United States.

Tracy Almeda-Singian
Full nameJennifer Tracy
Almeda-Singian
Country (sports) United States
Born (1979-10-06) October 6, 1979 (age 42)
New York City, U.S.
PlaysRight-handed
Prize money$118,746
Singles
Career record104–156
Highest rankingNo. 159 (August 7, 2000)
Grand Slam Singles results
US Open1R (1999, 2000)
Doubles
Career record21–50
Highest rankingNo. 218 (July 19, 1999)

BiographyEdit

Almeda-Singian was born in New York City and is of Filipino descent.[1] At the age of four she moved to New Jersey where she first started to play tennis. Later training in Orlando, she made her WTA Tour debut in the main doubles draw of Indian Wells in 1996, partnering Alexandra Stevenson.[2]

She competed in the qualifying draw of all four grand slam tournaments during her career, once successfully, at the 1999 US Open. Her only other grand slam main draw appearance came as a wildcard at the 2000 US Open and she was beaten in the first round by sixth seed Monica Seles.[3]

On the WTA Tour her best performances were in 2000, when she made the second round of tournaments in Amelia Island and Antwerp.

She now works as a marketing manager for Red Bull.

ITF finalsEdit

$50,000 tournaments
$25,000 tournaments
$10,000 tournaments

Singles (1–2)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1. 15 June 1997 Bossonnens, Switzerland Clay   Caecilia Charbonnier 6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 1. 24 May 1998 Spartanburg, United States Clay   Christína Papadáki 3–6, 0–6
Runner-up 2. 23 July 2000 Mahwah, United States Hard   Sandra Cacic 2–6, 7–6(6), 5–7

Doubles (0–3)Edit

Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Runner-up 1. 14 June 1998 Hilton Head, United States Hard   Holly Parkinson   Sandy Sureephong
  Vanessa Webb
2–6, 6–7(4)
Runner-up 2. 17 May 1999 Jackson, United States Clay   Renata Kolbovic   Julie Steven
  Lindsay Lee-Waters
6–4, 5–7, 2–6
Runner-up 3. 20 June 1999 Grado, Italy Clay   Flavia Pennetta   Lea Ghirardi
  Noëlle van Lottum
6–1, 4–6, 4–6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The Cult of Nick : He Shouts, He Struts, He Makes Champions". Los Angeles Times. January 3, 1993. Retrieved 5 January 2018.
  2. ^ "ITF Tennis - Pro Circuit - Indian Wells - 08 March - 16 March 1996". International Tennis Federation. Retrieved 5 January 2018.
  3. ^ "Seles Bounces Back". New York Daily News. August 29, 2000. Retrieved 5 January 2018.

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