Africa Mota
Africa Mota
Height: 5-9
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Palma de Mallorca, Spain
High School: IES Guillem Sagrera
Major: Business Management

2017-18: Posted a 13-4 singles record including an 8-2 worksheet in conference play... Went 5-3 at No. 5 singles and 6-1 at No. 6... Also went 1-0 in both the first and second flights... Won seven consecutive matches between Mar. 18-Apr. 10... 2-1 record in three set matches... Went 14-4 in doubles play with teammate Amber Lackey including 9-1 in SAC matches... The TU duo went 8-2 in their last 10 doubles outings.

2016-17: Joined the team mid-year in January 2017... Posted an 11-10 singles record including 6-3 in conference play... Went 9-7 at No. 4 singles... 2-1 doubles record... Win of the season came in the SAC Tournament finals where she rallied from a set down to win 4-6, 6-4, 7-6 to claim the deciding point in TC's 5-4 win over top-seed and 33rd-ranked Wingate (Apr. 22)... Posted six consecutive wins from Feb. 26-Mar. 25 with two of those wins coming in three sets... Went 4-1 in five-set outings.

High School: Graduated from IES Guilem Sagrera in Palma de Mallorca, Spain... Coached by Juandi Perez and Isaac Lopez... Three All-Star team selections... 2014 Balearic Islands MVP... Balearic Islands Team Champion.

Personal: Full name is Africa Mota Izquierdo... Born March 16, 1998 in Valencia, Spain... Majoring in business management with IT concentration... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.