Sayaka Tsugai
Sayaka Tsugai
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Coronado, CA
High School: Coronado HS

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 -- Sayaka Halley Rae Tsugai was born on Oct. 31, 1994 in Kyoto, Japan ... 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.