"Larraine is a great, natural team leader. She's an upbeat and positive person. She's an athletic, quick middle-of-the-lineup player. She goes out there and battles every match." -Head Coach Paul Peck
2011-12: Earned a 4-1 singles record in dual matches, as well as 5-1 in doubles ... earned straight-set victories in her final two singles matches of the regular season, including a 6-3, 6-1 win over conference foe Holy Cross ... went 4-0 at No. 3 doubles, including three wins alongside freshman Maya Parker ... went 7-3 in singles during the fall tournament season ... seven wins ranked third on the team.
2010-11: Had the second-highest winning percentage on the team with a .750 mark (12-5) ... went 8-1 in dual-match singles play ... of 18 total singles sets played in duals, only lost two, while holding opponents scoreless in seven sets and to just one point in three ... teamed with senior Patricia Vollmer for a 2-2 dual match record, including an 8-3 win over Holy Cross ... paired with freshman Carly Riney for a 2-1 dual match record, with wins opposite Fairfield and Manhattan.
2009-10: One of 10 players to reach double-digit wins this season ... rebounded from a 5-7 fall mark to post a 5-1 record this spring ... won her last five matches of the regular season ... only loss this spring came to regionally ranked Dartmouth ... owner of an 8-6 doubles record this season ... even 3-3 in doubles this spring with all three wins coming alongside junior Patricia Vollmer.
Background: One of two players out of the talent-rich state of Florida in thisher class ... boasts a standout doubles game ... three-star recruit ... two-time team captain at West Boca Raton ... named West Boca Raton High School Sportsmanship Award winner in 2007 ... tennis team's Most Valuable Player Award in 2008 ... ranked 76th in the state ... 5-1 right-hander ... honed her skills playing for head coach Brock Trugalis ... active in the National Honor Society and the Key Club.
Personal: Larraine Saavedra ... daughter of Carlos and Linda Saavedra ... born on July 4, 1991, in Elizabeth, N.J. ... sister, Natalia, and brother, Carlos ... Company E1 ... major is Engineering Psychology.