Petra Jerabkova
Petra Jerabkova


Prague, Czech Republic

High School:
University of Economics



The Harry Awards

SSC Theater



Tennis versus NC A&T


2014: Voted 2014 UMES Women's Tennis Rookie of the Year ... In her first season as a Hawk, she posted a 0-11 (0-4 MEAC) overall record ... In doubles, she went 0-11 (0-6 MEAC) on the season.

Personal: Born November 20, 1991 in Prague, Czech Republic ... Daughter of Blazena Valkoskova and Zdenek Jerabek ... Petra is the only child ... Major is Sociology ... Pre-game routine/superstition is listening to music ... Plans to attend graduate school in the Czech Republic and play volleyball overseas ... best advice/favorite saying received is, "If not the team, who will be for me? If not the team, who am I for? If not for each other, who will be for us?" ... Hobbies outside of sports include movies, food, cooking, photography, and friends ... Favorite Book/Author is Dear John by Nicolas Sparks ... Favorite movie(s) are Coach Carter and Friends with Benefits ... Personal best sports moment is an emotional victory over a rival ... Most influential person is her youth coach, Mr. Radek Krpac, because his preparation both physically and mentally ... Personal athletic goal for the season is becoming a leader on the court ... Personal athletic goal before graduation is winning a championship with teammates.