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Vanessa Steiner
Vanessa Steiner

Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Pittsburgh, Pa.

High School:
Indiana

Last College:
Boston University

Height:
5-6

Birthdate:
10/25/1988



07/01/2014

Duquesne Tennis Announces Hirings of Carpenter, Steiner as Assistant Coaches

Duquesne alumni fill out Gregoire's staff

05/03/2012

Steiner Named First-Team All-Conference

Graduate student the season winning 12 of her last 13 matches

04/20/2012

Women's Tennis Falls to UMass in A-10 Quarterfinals

Season ends 13-9

04/19/2012

Women's Tennis Defeats Rhode Island 4-3 to Advance to A-10 Quarterfinals

Dukes to play UMass Friday at 10am

04/13/2012

Women's Tennis Ends Regular Season with 6-0 Victory Over Robert Morris

Dukes improve to 12-8 heading into A-10 Championship

03/25/2012

Duquesne 6, Dayton 1

Duquesne 6, Dayton 1

Transfer from Boston University May 2011, will have one year of eligibility with Duquesne

As a Senior at Boston University (2011)
Went 12-8 at doubles and 14-15 overall.

As a Junior at Boston University (2010)
Missed entire season with an injury.

As a Sophomore at Boston University (2009)
Suffered a season-ending injury against Massachusetts on Feb. 10 ... posted a 1-3 record in spring action, finishing 5-9 overall.

As a Freshman at Boston University (2008)
Received First Team All-America East honors for singles and doubles ... stepped into the #2 and #3 spots as a freshman and put up a 15-11 overall record ... won both of her America East tournament matches ... posted the team's best fall record (7-2) ... played #1 doubles and had an even 14-14 mark ... six-match win streak that spanned the fall and beginning of the spring ... picked up a three-set win against Binghamton in the America East Championship at second singles.

High School
Competed for Indiana High School as a senior, Hampton High School as a sophomore and a junior and Fox Chapel High School as a freshman ... earned MVP honors twice at Hampton ... played No. 1 singles and was the state doubles champion as a sophomore ... team was the state champion ... state doubles finalist and team MVP as a junior ... undefeated in singles at Fox Chapel, Hampton and Indiana.

Personal
Taking graduate courses in education after graduating from Boston University May 2011.

Steiner's Career Stats

Year
Overall
Wins
Overall
Loses
Pct.
Singles
Wins
Singles
Loses
Pct.
Doubles
Wins
Doubles
Loses
Pct.
2008*
29
25
.537
15
11
.577
14
14
.500
2009*
8
16
.333
5
9
.357
3
7
.300
2010*
Inj.
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2011*
14
15
.483
2
7
.222
12
8
.600
Career
51
56
.477
22
27
.449
29
29
.500
* at Boston University
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