Sayaka Tsugai
Sayaka Tsugai
Height: 5-6
Year: SO
Hometown: Coronado, CA
High School: Coronado HS
Experience: 1V

2014-15 (Sophomore) -- Collected the fourth-highest singles victory total of the season (7) among her teammates, including three wins at No. 6 ... compiled a 3-7 dual singles mark and 4-6 record during tournament action ... won twice during conference play, which included a straight-set decision (6-1, 6-0) in the sixth spot over Cal State Fullerton's Jessica Pepa on April 2 ... during Cal Poly's 4-0 win over UC Riverside, beat Kassie Truong at No. 6 in two sets (6-2, 6-1) ... recorded five doubles dual victories and went undefeated (2-0) with Dane Joubert ... also combined to go 3-3 with freshman Molly Reed ... went 1-0 at No. 2 and 2-3 at No. 3 when partnered with Reed ... combined with Joubert at No. 3 doubles in 8-2 win over UC Irvine's pairing of Andrea Duva and Arisha Ladhani as Cal Poly captured the doubles point on April 3 ... recorded an 8-5 victory at No. 2 doubles with Reed over the UC Davis duo of Tiffany Pham and Jessie Lee on March 7 ... collected a 6-1 win with Joubert at No. 3 doubles over Stephanie Graziano and Zoe Brook during Cal Poly's 7-0 win over UC Santa Cruz on Jan. 25.

2013-14 (Freshman) --
In spring dual matches, won five times in doubles with four different partners at the No. 3 position ... won three additional singles matches playing at the No. 6 position ... competed in two of three events during fall 2013 campaign: Saint Mary's Invitational (Oct. 11-13) and the Fresno State-hosted Bulldog Classic Nov. 1-3).

Personal -- Daughter of Masakazu and Tevvi Tsugai ... righthanded player ... as captain of Kyoto Nishi Gai Dai HS team in Japan, helped program to a pair of league titles and two top-15 national finishes at the All-Japan Championships ... transferred to Coronado HS (Coronado, Calif.) for 2012-13 senior season and earned All-California Interscholastic Federation Division III first team honors in singles after assisting program to a runner-up showing at the San Diego Section Championships ... majoring in political science ... Sayaka Halley Rae Tsugai was born on Oct. 31, 1994 in Kyoto, Japan.