UALR Tennis BIO
2010-11: Finished her freshman season as one of three Trojans with a singles record over .500, going 12-11 while splitting time between the No. 2, 3 and 4 spots ... Went 0-1 in No. 2 singles matchups, 11-7 at No. 3, and 1-3 at No. 4 ... Won three of her first four collegiate singles matches and seven of eight at one point midseason, beginning with a 7-5, 6-4 win in UALR's match against Missouri-Kansas City on February 20 and ending with a 6-4, 6-2 victory against Harding on March 7 ... Combined to go 7-17 in doubles matches, compiling a 6-9 record when paired with Yana Kakovkina and 1-8 with Nathalia Garay ... All seven of her doubles wins came in seven straight matches, beginning with an 8-5 victory at Nebraska-Omaha on February 22 with Garay and ending with an 8-2 win against Harding on March 7 with Kakovkina ... Named to the Sun Belt Conference Commissioner's List for achieving a GPA of 3.5 or above ... Named an ITA Scholar Athlete.
Pre-UALR: Comes to UALR from Krasnoyarsk, Russia, where she enjoyed a decorated amateur tennis career ... Won the singles title in her age division in the Open Championships of Krasnoyarsk City in 2006, 2007 and 2008 ... Claimed the singles title in the adult division of the National Russian Tournament in 2009 ... Won the under-18 division of the Autumn Championship of Krasnoyarsk in 2009.
Personal: Born on June 10, 1992 in Krasnoyarsk, Russia ... Daughter of Victor and Tatiana Plyuta ... Has one sister, Julia ... Undecided on her academic major.