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  Kristy Fournell

Kristy Fournell

Player Profile


Redondo Beach, Calif.

High School:
Palos Verdes Peninsula HS




Finished season with 0-3 singles record and 0-3 doubles record before injuries cut her season short ... teamed with Whitney Paluch in No. 3 doubles ... played two singles matches at No. 6 and one at No. 5 ... had to retire in match against Cal Poly on Jan. 31.


Sported a 5-6 overall singles record in sophomore year, finishing 0-3 at No. 4 position, 3-2 as fifth seed and 2-1 record at sixth spot ... was 3-3 in Big West singles action... started season 4-1, recording victories over league rivals Cal State Fullerton and Pacific ... snapped four-match losing streak with 6-4, 6-0 victory over UC Riverside's Angelique Corpuz on April 5 at the No. 5 position ... finished 2-7 overall in doubles action, playing with three different teammates ... joined with junior Sandra Kukla at end of the season to go 2-2 at No. 3 doubles position ... finished 0-1 with freshman Nina Jaworowski, 0-1 with senior Canna Furuta and 0-3 with junior Victoria Brymer.


Fournell appeared in 13 doubles matches at the #3 position during her freshman campaign ... went 7-1 with partner Canna Furuta and 2-3 with Kasia Krasinska ... won both matches with Furuta at the Big West Tournament (Apr. 27-28) against Pacific's Carla Tamborini and Sasha Fisher and Long Beach State's Sandra Rocha and Rachael Porsz ... recorded a 5-1 doubles record during Big West regular-season matches ... won her first four doubles matches of the year with Furuta (Mar. 25-Apr. 7) and her last three (Apr. 16-28) ... also triumphed in her first two contests of the year with Krasinska as her partner.


Fournell prepped at Palos Verdes Peninsula High School in Rolling Hills Estates, Calif. ... helped the Panthers to a Bay League title with a 26-1 record ... advanced to the CIF Southern Section Final ... PVPHS also claimed the Corona del Mar All-American Tournament, with Fournell earning All-Tournament honors.


Born on September 18, 1988 in Redondo Beach, Calif. ... parents are Deborah and James Fournell ... has a younger brother, Spencer ... uncle Bill played football at Cal State Northridge ... favorites include the movie "A Knight's Tale" and eating sweets and candy ... says the best thing about being an athlete is competing, while the toughest thing is staying healthy ... says a prayer before each match ... would like to be stranded on a deserted island with Beanpole ... if she could have dinner with any two people they would be Jesus and her grandmother B.G. ... no one knows how much she likes candy ... lists the best advice she has been given as "Don't worry about what you can't control" ... undecided on a major.