Kansas Jayhawks
Amber Policare - Women's Tennis - Kansas Jayhawks

Amber Policare

Height 5'9''
Class Freshman
Hometown Long Beach, N.Y.
High School Florida Virtual HS

Career Honors: 2018: Academic All-Big 12 Second Team.

Spring 2018 (Redshirt Freshman): Ended her first year of competing with a 5-14 overall singles record … Went 2-4 in dual matches with one win coming at the No. 5 position and the other on court six … Named to the 2018 Academic All-Big 12 Second Team … Compiled an overall doubles mark of 8-11, including 5-4 in dual play with Janet Koch … The duo upset the No. 76-ranked duo in KU’s NCAA Tournament second-round match against No. 12 Pepperdine … The defeat was a career-high against an opponent for Policare. 

Fall 2017 (Redshirt Freshman): Finished with a 2-8 singles record … Compiled a 3-5 doubles record … Competed with Tatiana Nikolaeva to go 2-1 … Partnered with Carla Pons Martorell for a 1-4 mark … Participated at the Rice Invitational, ITA Central Regional, Kansas Invitational and LSU Invitational.

High School: Signed during the 2016 early signing period … Graduated high school in December 2016 … A five-star signee who was ranked No. 1 in New York by Tennisrecruiting.net and No. 2 in the Middle Atlantic region … Earned the No. 1-ranking in the Eastern Section in 14’s and 16’s and under … At the time of her signing, she was No. 27-ranked player in the United States in her class and has been ranked as high as No. 16 in the country.

Personal: Daughter of Cliff Policare … Born in New York, New York … Majoring in sport management.

Career Highs (as of May 21, 2018)
Highest Ranked Win
Record vs. Ranked Individuals
Most Singles Wins in a Season 5 2017-18
Most Singles Wins in a Season (Dual Play) 2 2017-18
Most Doubles Wins in a Season 8 2017-18
Most Doubles Wins in a Season (Dual Play) 5 2017-18
Longest Singles Win Streak
Longest Doubles Win Streak 3 2017-18
Highest National Ranking in Singles
Highest National Ranking in Doubles
Highest Position Played Singles/Doubles 5/2