Jennifer Dent
Jennifer Dent

Player Profile

Safety Harbor, Fla.

High School:



Spring 2005: Recorded five singles victories in her junior campaign...combined with Julia Graca to win three doubles matches.

Fall 2004: Capped off a string of four consecutive victories by winning the Flight A singles title at the Maryland Invitational by defeating the number one seed in the bracket ...went undefeated at the Georgia Tech Invitational winning three matches in three days...won 10 matches overall including two at the Riviera/ITA Women's All-American Championships.

Spring 2004: A very steady player for the Terps...recorded 13 victories including a stretch of seven in a row...teamed with former Terp Chloe Chavardes to win four doubles matches.

Fall 2003: Filled the Terps' top singles spots during the season, finishing the fall with a 4-3 record ...placed third in the Flight A singles at the Maryland Invitational ... was one of 5 Terps to take part in singles action at the ITA East Regional ... also played doubles in the regional, teaming up with teammate Masha Senic.

Spring 2003: Finshed the season just shy of .500 with a final record of 10-11 ... notched two conference wins in her first year as a Terp ... streaked to five straight wins to open the season ... won two ACC doubles matches with partner Andreea Fusea to close out the regular season.

Fall 2002: Recorded an 8-3 season in fall play ... captured Flight Five singles title at the Lady Vols Invitational ... doubles partner with partner Chloe Chavardes.

Before Maryland: State championship winner in singles and doubles in 2001 ... a four-year letterwinner at Countryside High School ... Countryside won state championships in 2000 and 2001 ... played No. 1 singles and doubles all four years ... team MVP and captain for two years.

Personal: Born Jennifer Dent...daughter of George and Debra Dent ... has a sister, Stephanie (20) ... enjoys outdoor activities like hiking and swimming, as well as going to the movies and spending time with her friends ... earned scholar-athlete of the year honors at Countryside and was a member of the National Honors Society ... graduated as her high school's salutatorian ... lists her favorite athlete as Justine Henin-Hardenne ... biggest athletic thrill was helping her high school team win their state championship ... people she admires the most are the members of her family because of the support they have continually given to her ... also recruited by Penn State, Princeton, University of Richmond and Texas A&M ... has a GPA of 3.9 at Maryland ... majoring in Marketing.