2002-03: Played predominantly in the fall, going 1-2 in singles and 0-1 at the Saint Mary's tourney... Played only D-I competition at SMC... Win came against Caysea Dawson of USF (10/19)... Lone spring appearance paired her with Janice Salomon against UC San Diego.
2001-02: Went 8-6 in singles, playing in No. 5 (2-0) and No. 6 (5-3) positions... Won six straight matches to open the spring, including three against D-I opponents... Enjoyed five 6-0 sets in that stretch, including "double-bagel" victory over Cal State L.A.'s Charys Scotton (2/8)... Posted 3-2 mark in doubles... Went undefeated in the spring, paired with Gena Fannin at No. 3.
LOWELL HS '00: San Francisco City singles champion as a senior... Led team to league title in final year... Named most valuable player and team captain during senior season.
PERSONAL: Born January 22, 1982 in San Francisco, Calif.... Communication major... Parents are Holman Tieu and Kim Nguyen... Sports hero is Steffi Graf, non-sports hero is Natalie Portman... Favorite facility she has played: "any place that has a shower".