Yagmur Akgul
Yagmur Akgul
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Istanbul, Turkey
High School: Enka

Career Achievements

• 2016 NEWMAC Player of the Year
• 2016 NEWMAC All-Conference Singles first team (No. 1)
• 2015 NEWMAC All-Conference Singles second team (No. 1)
• 2014, 2015, 2016 NEWMAC All-Conference Doubles first team (No. 1)
• 2014 NEWMAC All-Conference Singles first team (No. 2)
• 2014 NEWMAC Rookie of the Year

Career Highlights

2016-17: As a junior, went 13-2 in all singles matches and 14-2 in all doubles competitions during the fall season…did not compete in the spring while studying abroad…went 10-0 at No. 1 singles and 11-0 at No. 1 doubles…both of her singles losses came to top-25 opponents at the ITA New England Championships and NEWITT, respectively…did not drop a single set in dual-match singles play…won the NEWITT A draw consolation title after reaching the quarterfinals and going 3-1 in the event…enters her senior year just 10 wins shy of the program’s all-time record.

2015-16: As a sophomore, went 13-4 in singles and 17-5 in doubles…went 12-3 in dual-match singles, all at number one, and 13-2 in dual-match doubles play…was 6-1 against NEWMAC foes in singles and went unbeaten (6-0) in conference doubles play for the second year in a row…opened the fall portion of the schedule with six consecutive singles victories and eight straight wins in doubles…reached the second round in singles and the quarterfinals in doubles at the ITA New England Championships on September 25-26…also reached the quarterfinals in doubles at the NEWITT Tournament on October 17-18…missed five matches during the spring due to injury.

2014-15: As a first-year, went 21-1 in singles and 19-3 in doubles…tied the program record for singles victories in a season…was unbeaten in both dual-match singles (15-0) and doubles (16-0)…was the top-ranked individual player in the ITA Northeast poll on October 30, but missed the spring portion of the schedule due to injury…went 6-0 at number one singles and 9-0 at number two, and dropped just one set in singles play all season…won all 16 of her matches at number one doubles…made her collegiate debut by earning wins in singles and doubles in the Beavers’ 9-0 victory over Roger Williams on August 29…reached the quarterfinals in the singles bracket of the ITA New England Championship on September 26-27 before falling in three sets to the region’s sixth-ranked player…also reached the semifinals of the NEWITT Tournament “A” bracket on October 17-18…won all three of her singles and doubles matches in the NEWMAC Tournament as the Green and White captured its first conference title since 2003. 

Career Statistics

SinglesOverallDualTournamentConferenceNo. 1No. 2No. 3No. 4No. 5No. 6
Career Totals47-7

DoublesOverall DualTournamentConferenceNo. 1 No. 2 No. 3 
Career Totals  50-1040-210-819-036-24-0-----