Sofia Novak
Sofia Novak
Height: 5-4
Year: Junior
Hometown: San Dimas, Calif.
High School: Glendora HS
UC Santa Barbara
2009-10: In her sophomore year as a Gaucho, Sofia Novak was selected First Team All-Conference in her singles matches after being the only Gaucho to be nationally ranked this season... Novak had a dominant season securing the #1 spot with 8 wins and went 9-14 in her dual matches... She also registered a 6-2 doubles record in the #3 spot. 2008-09: Novak finished her first season as a Gaucho with a strong singles record of 17-4 in dual match play, giving her the team high in wins...18 of her 21 matches were from the #3 position...Teamed with Michelle Murphy to go 13-1 while splitting time between No. 1 and No. 2 doubles, earning the duo 2nd Team All-Big West Honors...Received an Honorable Mention in the Big West for her singles play. High School
Novak played for Glendora High School... Two-time Sierra League Champion... Achieved the Most Valuable Player Award three times... Was honored as a Scholar-Athlete of the Year following her senior year...Ranked in southern California's Top 25 in under 18s. Personal
Daughter or Ana and Adam Novak... Enjoys traveling as well as spending time with family and friends... Favorite movie is "Wedding Crashers" and her favorite book is the "Catcher in the Rye"... Speaks Spanish and English fluently... Favorite athletes include Rafael Nadal and Goran Ivanisevic... Business economics major.