Wolfpack earns right to play top-seeded UNC in Friday's quarterfinals
The Wolfpack lost its first match of the year after winning the doubles point.
Senior Tatiana Illova claims upset win in singles
NC State hosts Senior Day Sunday, April 21 at 1 p.m.
Wolfpack sweeps doubles and does not surrender a set in singles play
2013-2014: Amassed a team-high 13 dual singles wins on the year, including victories over three ranked opponents...played all 22 dual singles matches from the No. 2 spot in the order...closed the season with four straight dual singles wins, including a 7-5, 6-4 win over No. 42 Quinn Gleason of Notre Dame and a 6-1, 6-7, 6-2 victory over No. 119 Francesca Fusinato of Virginia Tech...the win over No. 42 Gleason was the highest-ranked opponent a member of the Wolfpack defeated in dual singles play...tied with Kissell for a team-high three dual singles wins over ranked opponents...also tied with Kissell with team-high 13 dual doubles victories....played seven dual singles matches versus ranked opponents, winning three....started the season 5-0 in dual singles play.
2012-13: Recorded the third-most singles wins on the team with 17 ... Collected 13 dual singles wins during the spring season ... Played in all but one singles match during the season ... Picked up five wins at No. 3 singles, and went 8-4 at the No. 4 spot in the lineup ... Won five ACC singles matches.
PERSONAL/PREP: Ranked No. 40 overall among newcomers in 2012 by tennisrecruiting.net ... Ranked No. 9 overall by the USTA Florida Section for 18-and-under in 2011-12 ... Named All-Country three times ... Led American Heritage High School to three-straight state championships from 2009-11 ... Won the No. 1 doubles championship as a senior in 2012 ... Was the No. 1 singles champion and No. 1 doubles runner-up as a junior in 2011 ... Won the No. 2 doubles championship as a freshman and sophomore ... Won the No. 4 singles championship as a freshman ... Also played two years of volleyball in high school ... Born Rachael Cecilia James-Baker on Dec. 30, 1992 to Kent Baker and Adrian James.