Kansas Jayhawks
Maria Jose Cardona - Women's Tennis - Kansas Jayhawks

Maria Jose Cardona

Height 5'1''
Class Senior
Hometown Santiago, Chile
High School Colegio ZK

Fall 2012 (Freshman): Quickly established herself as one of the team[apos]s best players despite only signing with Kansas in May… Finished the fall season with an 8-5 record in singles play, including an 8-1 mark during the first month of the season… Had her team[apos]s best individual showing at the ITA Regional Championships in Tulsa, Okla., winning three consecutive matches to advance to the quarterfinals of the main singles draw… Crowned champion of Singles Draw C in her collegiate debut at the first KU Invitational, defeating Kansas State[apos]s Ana Gomez and Wichita State[apos]s Carla Venticinque in back-to-back three-set matches… Also won her doubles draw with partner Haley Fournier in the season opener… Finished 7-4 for the fall in doubles… Won five matches in a row to start the season with Fournier… Advanced to the second round of ITA Regionals while paired with Maria Belen Ludueña.