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Height: 5'9"
Year: Senior
City/State: Ellicott City, Md.
High School: Laurel Springs School


2015-16: Four-time All-ACC selection … named 2016 ITA Carolina Region Senior Player of the Year … concluded career at Duke with all-time singles record of 83-29 and all-time doubles mark of 91-39 … became first Blue Devil since 2011 (Ella Nze and Reka Zsilinszka) to be named to all-conference team four times … qualified for NCAA Singles and Doubles Championships … posted four wins over nationally ranked opponents … concluded her career ranked 46th by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) … ranked as high as 24th during the 2016 campaign … defeated 13th-ranked Jasmine Lee, 6-4, 6-3, in the final match of the ITA Kickoff Weekend … followed the victory with a 7-6, 6-3 result against 61st-ranked Maddie Lipp of Northwestern … posted a three-set, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1, win against 84th-ranked Kimmy Guerin of Wake Forest … dropped Notre Dame’s 45th-ranked Quinn Gleason, 7-5, 6-3 … in doubles, won over 15 matches for the four time in her career, registering a 17-12 overall mark … primarily competed with Ellyse Hamlin at the No. 1 position during the dual match season, recording a 16-9 ledger … amassed four wins over nationally ranked doubles pairs, including victories over 32nd-ranked Breaunna Addison and Danielle Wagland of Texas, 11th-ranked Stephanie Wagner and Wendy Zhang of Miami, 54th-ranked Kate Fahey and Brienne Minor of Michigan and 88th-ranked Lexi Borr and Jackie Urbinati of Boston College. 

2014-15: All-ACC first team selection … named 2015 Charles Hamilton Hargrave Most Valuable Player … amassed an overall record of 12-8, including a 7-5 conference mark … earned six victories over nationally ranked opponents … concluded the season ranked 96th by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association … broke into the ITA’s singles rankings on April 14 … also ranked as high as 31st while playing alongside Samantha Harris in doubles … missed majority of fall campaign while recovering from surgery … concluded season on a four-match win streak … downed No. 81 Ilinca Stoica of No. 41 Virginia Tech, 6-2, 6-2, to earn her highest victory over a nationally ranked opponent … defeated 92nd-ranked Johnnise Renaud of 45th-ranked Georgia Tech, 6-3, 6-1, March 29 … dropped 93rd-ranked Daneika Borthwick in straight sets, 6-1, 6-4, to help Duke earn a 4-0 win over 66th-ranked Florida State … upended 102nd-ranked Johnnise Renaud of 27th-ranked Georgia Tech in the third round of the ACC Tournament … opened junior season with a three-set, 6-0, 2-6, 6-1 win over Cindy Nguyen while competing in Hawaii … competed with numerous teammates in doubles throughout the season, including Harris, Rachel Kahan, Chalena Scholl, Rebecca Smaller and Ester Goldfeld … played primarily with Harris, earning a 9-5 record as a pair … defeated California’s fourth-ranked team of Maegan Manasse and Denise Starr, 6-4, in the team’s first doubles contest of the dual match season … posted a convincing 8-3 win over 27th-ranked Hayley Carter and Whitney Kay of top-ranked North Carolina.

2013-14: ITA All-American … All-ACC first team selection … ACC Player of the Week (Feb. 11) … amassed an overall record of 30-10, including an 11-7 mark in dual matches and a 5-4 ledger in conference play … concluded season as the ITA’s fifth-ranked singles player in the nation … remained in the top 10 throughout entire spring campaign … ranked as high as No. 3 during the season … named to the  female college tennis players to watch in 2014 … reached elite eight at the Riviera/ITA All-American on Oct. 4 … claimed ITA Carolina Regional singles title after defeating the second-seeded Hayley Carter of North Carolina, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 … closed the fall campaign by winning the ITA National singles consolation title and posted a 15-2 singles mark … defeated No. 2 Jamie Loeb of North Carolina, 6-4, 6-4, on Feb. 8 at the ITA Indoors Championship, helping the Blue Devils advance to the semifinal round … routed No. 44 Veronica Corning, 6-3, 6-2, of Northwestern to clinch the Blue Devil victory over the Wildcats … won her then team-best 24th singles match of the season over Alexandra Stanova of Maryland, 6-0, 6-2, to clinch the Duke victory over the Terrapins … helped the Blue Devils advance to the quarterfinals of the ACC Championship by clinching the victory over No. 46 Wake Forest after defeating Andrea Retolaza, 6-3, 6-0 … concluded singles season by reaching the quarterfinal round of the NCAA Championship ... went 19-8 against ranked singles opponents … paired with Hanna Mar in doubles for majority of season … the duo concluded the season fourth overall on the ITA doubles list … the pair compiled a 23-7 overall mark, including 17-4 in duals and 5-2 in the ACC … upset USC’s No. 3 Brynn Boren and Zoe Katz, 6-3, advancing the Duke duo to the semifinal round of the Freeman Memorial Championship … concluded season by reaching the doubles semifinal round in the NCAA Tournament … the duo compiled a 12-5 record against ranked doubles opponents … upheld a 12-match winning streak from March 26 through May 15.

2012-13: Did not compete.

2011-12: ITA All-American ... ITA National Co-Rookie of the Year ... NCAA quarterfinalist ... ACC Player of the Year ... ACC Freshman of the Year ... ACC Tournament Most Valuable Player ... All-ACC selection ... ITA Carolina Region Rookie of the Year ... Five-time ACC Player of the Week (Feb. 7, Feb. 14, March 27, April 3 and April 17) ... became just the second player in program history to win ACC Player and Freshman of the Year and be named the ACC Tournament's MVP in the same season, and the first since Karin Miller in 1997 ... spent the entire season ranked in singles play, finishing the year at No. 2 and held that ranking in the final eight ITA polls ... finished the year 32-5 overall in singles, 23-2 playing at the No. 1 spot in the lineup in dual matches , 23-5 against ranked opponents and 9-0 in ACC matches ... won 16 straight matches between Feb. 25 and May 17 ... defeated No. 1 Allie Will of Florida, 6-4, 6-4, on May 21 ... downed No. 9 Lauren Embree, 6-1, 6-3, in the NCAA Singles Championship Round of 16 ... outlasted No. 12 Kristi Boxx of Ole Miss, 6-4, 6-1, on Feb. 10 ... defeated No. 26 Kate Turvy of 12th-ranked Northwestern, 6-1, 6-3, on Feb. 4 ... clinched the doubles point and the overall match in her dual match debut with a 6-1, 6-1 victory over Jeltje Loomans of William & Mary on Jan. 20 ... tied for the team lead with a 33-10 overall record in doubles play, including a 24-5 mark in dual matches ... with Rachel Kahan, upset 13th-ranked Lindsey Hardenbergh and Emily Fraser of Virginia, 8-2, on April 21 and 12th-ranked Robin Anderson and Skylar Morton of UCLA, 8-2, on Feb. 13 ... in the fall, ranked No. 1 in the 2011 preseason freshman/newcomer rankings … compiled a 6-2 singles record in her first fall season at Duke … won the singles consolation championship at the ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships …  outlasted preseason No. 2 freshman Robin Anderson of UCLA, 1-6, 7-5, 7-6 in the championship match … reached the quarterfinals of the singles main draw at the Riviera/ITA All-American Championships … defeated 2011 NCAA semifinalist and No. 7 Nicole Gibbs of Stanford in her collegiate debut, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 … partnered with fellow freshman Ester Goldfeld and recorded a 10-3 doubles mark … reached the quarterfinals of the doubles main draw at the ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships … reached the finals of the ITA Carolina Regionals … defeated No. 7 Kayla Duncan and Kathryn Talbert of Wake Forest in the semifinals.

Prior to Duke: Rated as the No. 1 overall prospect by ... finished in second place at the 2011 U.S. Open wild card playoff ... qualified for the 2011 Family Circle Cup ... won 2010 U.S. Open wild card playoff and earned automatic bid to the U.S. Open where she advanced to the third round before falling to 2006 champion Maria Sharapova ... reached the quarterfinals of the 2010 French Open ... won a $10,000 tournament in 2009 in Williamsburg, Va. ... won the 2009 USTA Spring National Championships in Mobile, Ala. ... reached the semifinals of the 2009 USTA National Championships in Berkley, Calif. ... won the 2008 Jerry Simmons Pan American Closed Championship ... reached the finals at the 2008 National Clay Court Championships ... reached the finals at the 2008 U.S. Junior International Grass Court Championships.

Personal: Born Beatrice Katherina Capra on April 6, 1992 in Baltimore, Md. ... daughter of Giovanni and Laurie Capra ... has one sister, Pia ... mother Laurie played tennis at the University of South Florida ... enjoys cooking in her free time ... aspires to be ranked in the top-20 of the WTA rankings or become a journalist upon graduation.























































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