Honors & Awards:
2011 All-CAA Second Team Singles
CAA Player of the Week (3/9/11)
Career: Lerova amassed a 22-28 record in singles and a 30-21 mark in doubles across three years of play. During her time at GSU, the Panthers won 32 matches and went to the finals of the CAA Championships twice.
Spring 2012: Took six singles victories on the season ... Defeated one regionally-ranked singles player in ETSU's Paula Jaime by a 6-1, 6-4 margin ... Teamed with Abigail Tere-Apisah to go 6-3 in doubles play at the No. 1 position ... Went 3-0 vs. regionally-ranked doubles opponents with Tere-Apisah ... Clinched a 6-1 victory at UC Santa Barbara with a straight-set win at No. 2 singles vs. Sofia Novak.
Fall 2011: Posted a 7-2 record in singles and a 2-1 mark in doubles in the fall ... Went 4-0 to defend her singles title at the Thomasville Invitational to begin the fall ... Advanced to the finals of the doubles event partnered with Maryna Kozachenko ... Posted a 3-0 record at the singles-only Atlanta Classic ... Defeated Idia Amen of Georgia Perimeter College 6-4, 6-1 in the first round at the Atlanta Classic ... Earned a victory on the final day to contribute to an undefeated day for Georgia State.
Spring 2011: Named All-CAA Third Team in singles after earning a 10-9 record ... She was named CAA Player of the Week on March 9 ... Lerova played No. 1 and No. 2 singles earning victories over Christina Lee from UNC Wilmington and Dorothy Safron from Delaware in conference...Won four-straight matches at No. 1 singles from Feb. 20-Mar. 7 ... Partnered with Kir Kemp and Katerina Gresova to record a 12-6 mark in doubles ... Was ranked as high as No. 37 in doubles with Kemp after starting the season 5-0 ... Lerova went 4-1 in her last five doubles matches with Gresova.
Fall 2010: Had a strong fall season collecting nine victories including four at the Thomasville Invitational ... Won the singles and doubles titles at the Thomasville Invitational after defeating Luiza Sonnervig (West Florida) 6-0, 6-0 ... Earned two more victories at the Memphis Invitational ... Partnered with Katerina Gresova (3-0) and Kir Kemp (7-1) to earn a 10-1 doubles record in the fall ... Had a seven match win streak with Kemp including wins over Danielle Terpko/Mariia Ryzhova (Miss. State), Antonia Foehse Mary Anne Macfarlane (Alabama), and Jessica Stiles/Marni Venter (Kentucky) ... Made the doubles rankings on 1/5/11 at No. 37 in the nation after a 7-1 record with Kemp in the fall.
Spring 2010: Finished her first season as a Panther with a 6-10 record in singles ... She went 3-3 at No. 4 singles including wins against UNC-Wilmington's Lindsay Leblang, 7-6 (7-3), 5-7, 7-6 (7-2), Old Dominion's Diana Ivanova, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2, and South Alabama's Jess Courtnell, 6-3, 6-4...Started the spring season playing at No. 2 singles, finishing with a 3-6 record ... Defeated Virginia Tech's Christin Newman, 2-6, 7-6, 1-0 (11-9), in a three-set tiebreaker on 2/30/10 ... Also defeated ETSU's Kelly Holtzhausen, 7-5, 6-3, and earned a victory over Georgia Southern's Natalie Maffett in straight sets, 6-0, 6-3 ... finished the season with an 8-7 doubles record including a 6-5 record at No. 2 doubles ... Partnered with Katerina Gresova.
Prep: Won a Europe Tennis Association tournament in singles and doubles in Ostrava, Czech Republic ... Was a winner in the 5-A grade tennis tournament in doubles and a semifinalist in singles in the Czech Rebpulic.
Personal: Born on July 28, 1989 in Ostrava, Czech Republic ... Daughter of Martin and Dana Lerova ... Has an older sister Kristina (24) ... Enjoys Basketball, Snowboarding, and Floorball (international floor hockey that is played in an indoor gym) ... Favorite athlete is Roger Federer.