Giorgia Pozzan

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Lacchiarella, Italy

    Last College:
    Sam Houston State

    Height:
    5-10

    Experience:
    1L

    Hits:
    Right

    Giorgia Pozzan

    06/10/2014

    Cougars Continue Summer Success

    Elena Kordolaimi and Rocio Martin each clinched championships over the weekend

    05/04/2012

    Pozzan Earns All-Conference USA Singles Honors

    Senior led Cougars with 16 singles victories in 2012

    04/20/2012

    Tulane Halts Cougars' Winning Streak at C-USA Championship

    Cougars end 2012 with 10th-straight winning season

    04/19/2012

    Women's Tennis Blanks Southern Miss in C-USA Championship Opener, 4-0

    Cougars advance to Friday's quarterfinals against Tulane

    04/18/2012

    Women's Tennis Set to Face Southern Miss at C-USA Championship

    Cougars earn tournament's No. 6 seed

    CAREER HONORS
    All C-USA Singles Second Team (2012)
    C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2012)
    C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2011)

    SENIOR (2011-12)
    Led the squad for the second-straight season in dual singles play with a 16-6 record at the top three positions... went 13-5 at the top spot... won eight-straight matches from Jan. 28 through March 12... outlasted Tulane's Mariam Kurdadze in three sets on Feb. 25... followed up with a 7-6 (5), 6-1 victory over Iowa State's Maria Fernanda Maceda... topped Southern Miss' Alexus Coats by a score of 6-1, 6-3 in the opening round of the Conference USA Championship for her fifth-straight victory... tied for the most doubles wins on the squad in dual play with a 14-7 mark at the top position... posted a 7-2 mark with Celia Fraser and a 7-5 record with Bryony Hunter... teamed up with Hunter to clinch the doubles point against Colorado... duo also claimed back-to-back wins against opponents from Iowa State and Marquette... partnered with Fraser to win five-straight matches, including 8-1 victory over Southern Miss' Lanier and Askew in the opening round of the Conference USA Championship... posted 7-2 singles record during the fall for an overall mark of 23-8 during the 2011-12 campaign... defeated opponents from Loyola Marymount, Utah and San Diego to claim the singles title at the SDSU Fall Classic... won three more matches against opponents from Samford, Mississippi State and Southern Miss to claim second-straight singles title at the Robert Allison Classic in Tuscaloosa, Ala... stretched winning streak to seven matches in the opening round of the Persona Legal Resources Cougar Fall Draw... earned a 9-5 record with Hunter during fall doubles play for an overall mark of 23-12 during the 2011-12 season... posted three impressive victories over duos from Oregon and Texas to claim the Tennis Express flight title at the Persona Legal Resources Cougar Fall Draw... also defeated tandems from Utah, Alabama, N.C. State and TCU... claimed wins in six of the final seven matches of the fall... duo ended the season with a 27-14 record together over a two-year period... finished career with an overall singles record of 50-17, ranking third all-time in school history with a 74.6 winning percentage... also tallied a 48-21 overall doubles record in two seasons with the Scarlet and White.

    JUNIOR (2010-11)
    Led the Cougars with 32 combined wins in dual play in her first season at Houston... paced Houston with a 17-6 singles record at the top three positions... went 7-3 at the No. 2 spot and 10-2 at the No. 3 position... tallied a 3-1 record in regular-season C-USA play... topped Jessica Jackson of Rice in three sets (1-6, 6-0, 6-2) on Feb. 5... put Houston on the board in a thrilling come-from-behind victory over UTEP with a straight-sets win over Carolina DeLuca to cap off six-match winning streak... reeled off another seven-consecutive wins from March 12 to April 9, all coming in straight sets... routed Louisville's Kaysara Mandry in home finale on April 16... posted one of only two UH singles wins in the C-USA Championship, topping Tulane's Lindsay Dvorak by a score of 6-2, 6-2... compiled a 15-7 doubles mark at the top two positions in dual play... teamed up with Bryony Hunter to go 5-2 at the top spot, while posting an 8-3 record with Celia Fraser at the top position... competed in all four tournaments during the fall, leading the Cougars with a combined record of 20-5... went 10-3 in singles play... kicked off the season with four straight-set victories to reach the singles finals at the Islander Open before the title match was cancelled... won first two singles matches at the USTA/ITA Texas Regional before falling to No. 15 Aeriel Ellis of Texas in the round of 32... claimed wins over Isabelle Jonsson of UTSA and Ioana Teu of Arkansas State to reach the singles flight finals at the Cougar Fall Draw... compiled a 10-2 record in doubles play with two partners... went 6-2 with Hunter... Cougar duo claimed doubles title at Islander Open with three victories... earned second doubles title of the season with partner Joanna Kacprzyk at the Cougar Fall Draw... the Houston pair went a perfect 4-0 en route to the championship... finished the 2010-11 season with a combined singles and doubles record of 52-18.

    BEFORE HOUSTON
    Spent two seasons at Sam Houston State... compiled a dual singles record of 29-16 at the top two positions... tallied a 12-7 mark during the 2010 season, including a 9-5 record at the top spot... rolled up a 17-9 overall singles mark as a true freshman in 2009 ... went 13-6 in dual match play at number two singles ... totaled a 20-17 record in doubles over two seasons.

    HIGH SCHOOL
    Graduated from Istituto Gonzaga in Milan, Italy.

    PERSONAL
    Born on June 4, 1989, in Milan, Italy... daughter of Marco Pozzan and Antonella Bossoni... majoring in sociology at Houston... enjoys reading and playing soccer in her spare time.

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