Natalija Popovic
Natalija Popovic
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cacak, Serbia
High School: Gimnazija Borislav Petrov Braca

AS A SOPHOMORE (2016-17)
HONORS: SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll ... SPRING 2017:
led team with 16 victories (16-5) ... posted a 6-2 mark in Sunshine State Conference action ... was 1-0 at #2, 3-1 at #3, 5-2 at #4, and 7-2 at #5 ... won eight straight singles matches from Feb. 24 to March 24 ... ended the season with four straight wins ... teamed with Linnea Skymberg for a 6-8 record in doubles, including a 1-0 record at #1 and 5-8 at #2 ... CAREER RECORD (thru 2017): 29-9 in singles and 13-21 in doubles over two seasons.

AS A FRESHMAN (2015-16) 
Joined the team in January ... SPRING 2016: posted a 13-4 overall record in singles ... the 13 wins were second only to Lorena Rionda's 14 wins ... was 2-0 at #3 singles; 7-1 at #4 singles; and 4-3 at #5 singles ... finished season on a three-match win streak ... was 3-3 in matches against opponents from the Sunshine State Conference ... was 6-11 in doubles ... was 4-4 at #3 doubles while teamed with Carolyn Cureton ... 0-2 at #3 doubles with Cassie Eldredge ... 0-1 at #2 and 0-2 at #3 doubles with Nina Vucevic ... was also 2-2 at #3 doubles with Miroslava Mensikova ... after suffering a defeat in her first collegiate match, she responded with wins in her next eight and 10 of her next 11 matches.

IN HIGH SCHOOL
Graduated from Gimnazija Borislav Petrov Braca in Vrsac, Serbia (2015). 

PERSONAL
Daughter of Jovarka and Milotin Popovic ... has two brothers, Pavle (19) and Danilo (15) ... lists shopping, reading, running and going to the beach as her hobbies and interests ... has not declared a major.