Anne Smith

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Anne Smith
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Country  United States
Residence Dallas, Texas
Born (1959-07-01) July 1, 1959 (age 55)
Dallas, Texas, United States
Height 5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
Turned pro 1978
Retired 1991
Plays Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
Prize money US$1,163,494
Singles
Career record 203–175
Career titles 3
Highest ranking No. 11 (July 1, 1980)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open QF (1982)
French Open 4R (1981, 1982)
Wimbledon QF (1982)
US Open QF (1981)
Doubles
Career record 416–168
Career titles 38
Highest ranking No. 1 (1980 & 1981)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian Open W (1981)
French Open W (1980, 1982)
Wimbledon W (1980)
US Open W (1981)
Mixed Doubles
Career titles 5
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open 1R (1991)
French Open W (1980, 1984)
Wimbledon W (1982)
US Open W (1981, 1982)
Last updated on: May 15, 2012.

Anne Smith (born July 1, 1959 in Dallas, Texas) is an educational psychologist known for her past as a professional tennis player from the United States.

Smith's highest women's doubles ranking was World No. 1 in 1980 and 1981. Her highest singles ranking was World No. 11 in 1980.

Major finals[edit]

Grand Slam finals[edit]

Doubles: 9 (5–4)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1980 French Open Clay United States Kathy Jordan Argentina Ivanna Madruga
Argentina Adriana Villagran
6–1, 6–0
Winner 1980 Wimbledon Grass United States Kathy Jordan United States Rosemary Casals
Australia Wendy Turnbull
4–6, 7–5, 6–1
Winner 1981 Australian Open Grass United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
6–2, 7–5
Runner-up 1981 Wimbledon Grass United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
6–3, 7–6(6)
Winner 1981 US Open Hard United States Kathy Jordan United States Rosemary Casals
Australia Wendy Turnbull
6–3, 6–3
Winner 1982 French Open Clay United States Martina Navratilova United States Rosemary Casals
Australia Wendy Turnbull
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 1982 Wimbledon Grass United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 1983 French Open Clay United States Kathy Jordan South Africa Rosalyn Fairbank
United States Candy Reynolds
5–7, 7–5, 6–2
Runner-up 1984 Wimbledon Grass United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
6–3, 6–4

Mixed doubles: 5 (5–0)[edit]

Outcome Year Championship Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1980 French Open Clay United States Billy Martin Czechoslovakia Stanislav Birner
Czechoslovakia Renáta Tomanová
2–6, 6–4, 8–6
Winner 1981 US Open Hard South Africa Kevin Curren United States Steve Denton
United States JoAnne Russell
6–4, 7–6(4)
Winner 1982 Wimbledon Grass South Africa Kevin Curren United Kingdom John Lloyd
Australia Wendy Turnbull
2–6, 6–3, 7–5
Winner 1982 US Open Hard South Africa Kevin Curren United States Barbara Potter
United States Ferdi Taygan
6–7, 7–6(4), 7–6(5)
Winner 1984 French Open Clay United States Dick Stockton Australia Anne Minter
Australia Laurie Warder
6–2, 6–4

Year-End Championships finals[edit]

Doubles: 1 (0–1)[edit]

Outcome Year Location Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1982 New York City Carpet United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
6–4, 6–3

WTA Tour finals[edit]

Singles 4 (0–4)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (0/0)
Olympic Gold (0/0)
WTA Championships (0/0)
Virginia Slims (0/2)
Tier I (0/0)
Tier II (0/0)
Tier III (0/1)
Tier IV & V (0/1)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in the final Score in the final
Runner-up 1. 11 January 1982 United States Washington, D.C. Carpet Czech Republic Martina Navratilova 2–6, 3–6
Runner-up 2. 1 November 1987 United States Indianapolis Hard (i) United States Halle Cioffi 6–4, 4–6, 6–7(10)
Runner-up 3. 9 October 1988 United States New Orleans Hard United States Chris Evert 4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 4. 24 February 1991 United States Oklahoma City Hard (i) Czech Republic Jana Novotná 6–3, 3–6, 2–6

Doubles 69 (32–37)[edit]

Legend
Grand Slam tournaments (5/4)
Olympic Gold (0/0)
WTA Championships (0/1)
Virginia Slims (23/31)
Tier I (1/0)
Tier II (1/0)
Tier III (0/1)
Tier IV & V (2/0)
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in the final Score in the final
Winner 1. 12 March 1978 United States Dallas Carpet Czech Republic Martina Navratilova Australia Evonne Goolagong
Netherlands Betty Stöve
6–3, 7–6
Runner-up 1. 1 October 1978 United States Atlanta Carpet Czech Republic Martina Navratilova France Françoise Dürr
United Kingdom Virginia Wade
6–4, 2–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2. 8 October 1978 United States Phoenix Hard Czech Republic Martina Navratilova United States Tracy Austin
Netherlands Betty Stöve
4–6, 7–6, 2–6
Winner 2. 12 November 1978 United States Oldsmar Hard Czech Republic Martina Navratilova Australia Kerry Reid
Australia Wendy Turnbull
7–6, 6–3
Runner-up 3. 18 February 1979 United States Los Angeles Hard (i) Czech Republic Martina Navratilova United States Rosemary Casals
United States Chris Evert
4–6, 6–1, 3–6
Winner 3. 4 March 1979 United States Dallas Carpet Czech Republic Martina Navratilova United States Rosemary Casals
United States Chris Evert
7–6, 6–2
Winner 4. 12 August 1979 United States Indianapolis Clay United States Kathy Jordan United States Penny Johnson
United States Paula Smith
6–1, 6–0
Runner-up 4. 29 September 1979 United States Atlanta Carpet United States Ann Kiyomura Netherlands Betty Stöve
Australia Wendy Turnbull
2–6, 4–6
Winner 5. 28 October 1979 United States Tampa Hard Romania Virginia Ruzici South Africa Ilana Kloss
United States Betty-Ann Stuart
7–5, 4–6, 7–5
Winner 6. 25 November 1979 United Kingdom Brighton Carpet United States Ann Kiyomura South Africa Ilana Kloss
United States Laura duPont
6–2, 6–1
Runner-up 5. 2 December 1979 Australia Melbourne Grass Australia Dianne Fromholtz United States Billie Jean King
Australia Wendy Turnbull
3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 6. 10 February 1980 United States Los Angeles Hard (i) United States Kathy Jordan United States Rosemary Casals
Czech Republic Martina Navratilova
6–7, 2–6
Runner-up 7. 24 February 1980 United States Detroit Carpet United States Kathy Jordan United States Billie Jean King
South Africa Ilana Kloss
6–3, 3–6, 2–6
Winner 7. 13 April 1980 United States Hilton Head Clay United States Kathy Jordan United States Candy Reynolds
United States Paula Smith
6–2, 6–1
Winner 8. 7 June 1980 France French Open Clay United States Kathy Jordan Argentina Ivanna Madruga
Argentina Adriana Villagran
6–1, 6–0
Winner 9. 21 June 1980 United Kingdom Eastbourne Grass United States Kathy Jordan United States Pam Shriver
Netherlands Betty Stöve
6–4, 6–1
Winner 10. 5 July 1980 United Kingdom Wimbledon Grass United States Kathy Jordan United States Rosemary Casals
Australia Wendy Turnbull
4–6, 7–5, 6–1
Winner 11. 20 July 1980 Canada Montreal Hard United States Pam Shriver United States Ann Kiyomura
South Africa Greer Stevens
3–6, 6–6 ret.
Runner-up 8. 27 July 1980 United States Richmond Carpet United States Pam Shriver United States Billie Jean King
Czech Republic Martina Navratilova
4–6, 6–4, 3–6
Winner 12. 10 August 1980 United States Indianapolis Clay United States Paula Smith Romania Virginia Ruzici
Czech Republic Renáta Tomanová
4–6, 6–3, 6–4
Winner 13. 21 September 1980 United States Las Vegas Hard (i) United States Kathy Jordan Czech Republic Martina Navratilova
Netherlands Betty Stöve
2–6, 6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 9. 28 September 1980 United States Atlanta Carpet United States Kathy Jordan United States Barbara Potter
United States Sharon Walsh
3–6, 1–6
Runner-up 10. 5 October 1980 United States Minneapolis Carpet United States Paula Smith United States Ann Kiyomura
United States Candy Reynolds
3–6, 6–4, 1–6
Winner 14. 26 October 1980 United Kingdom Brighton Carpet United States Kathy Jordan Czech Republic Martina Navratilova
Netherlands Betty Stöve
6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 11. 9 November 1980 Germany Filderstadt Hard (i) United States Kathy Jordan Czech Republic Hana Mandlíková
Netherlands Betty Stöve
4–6, 5–7
Runner-up 12. 16 November 1980 United States Tampa Hard United States Paula Smith United States Rosemary Casals
United States Candy Reynolds
6–7, 5–7
Winner 15. 25 January 1981 United States Cincinnati Carpet United States Kathy Jordan Czech Republic Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
1–6, 6–3, 6–3
Runner-up 13. 15 March 1981 United States Dallas Carpet United States Kathy Jordan Czech Republic Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
5–7, 4–6
Runner-up 14. 21 June 1981 United Kingdom Eastbourne Grass United States Kathy Jordan Czech Republic Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
7–6, 2–6, 1–6
Runner-up 15. 3 July 1981 United Kingdom Wimbledon Grass United States Kathy Jordan Czech Republic Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
3–6, 6–7(6)
Runner-up 16. 16 August 1981 United States Richmond Carpet United States Kathy Jordan United Kingdom Sue Barker
United States Ann Kiyomura
6–4, 6–7, 4–6
Runner-up 17. 23 August 1981 Canada Toronto Hard United States Candy Reynolds United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
6–7, 6–7
Winner 16. 12 September 1981 United States US Open Hard United States Kathy Jordan United States Rosemary Casals
Australia Wendy Turnbull
6–3, 6–3
Winner 17. 25 October 1981 United Kingdom Brighton Carpet United States Barbara Potter Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Mima Jaušovec
United States Pam Shriver
6–7, 6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 18. 1 November 1981 Germany Filderstadt Hard (i) United States Barbara Potter Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Mima Jaušovec
United States Martina Navratilova
4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 19. 29 November 1981 Australia Sydney Grass United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
7–6, 2–6, 4–6
Winner 18. 5 December 1981 Australia Australian Open Grass United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
6–2, 7–5
Winner 19. 10 January 1982 United States Washington, D.C. Carpet United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
6–2, 3–6, 6–1
Runner-up 20. 17 January 1982 United States Cincinnati Carpet United States Pam Shriver United Kingdom Sue Barker
United States Ann Kiyomura
2–6, 6–7
Runner-up 21. 24 January 1982 United States Seattle Carpet United States Kathy Jordan United States Rosemary Casals
Australia Wendy Turnbull
5–7, 4–6
Runner-up 22. 14 February 1982 United States Kansas City Carpet United States Mary Lou Piatek United States Barbara Potter
United States Sharon Walsh
6–4, 2–6, 2–6
Winner 20. 7 March 1982 United States Los Angeles Carpet United States Kathy Jordan United States Barbara Potter
United States Sharon Walsh
6–3, 7–5
Winner 21. 20 March 1982 United States Boston Carpet United States Kathy Jordan United States Rosemary Casals
Australia Wendy Turnbull
7–6, 2–6, 6–4
Runner-up 23. 28 March 1982 United States New York City Carpet United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 24. 18 April 1982 United States Fort Worth Clay United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
5–7, 3–6
Runner-up 25. 2 May 1982 United States Orlando Clay United States Kathy Jordan United States Rosemary Casals
Australia Wendy Turnbull
3–6, 3–6
Winner 22. 5 June 1982 France French Open Clay United States Martina Navratilova United States Rosemary Casals
Australia Wendy Turnbull
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 26. 20 June 1982 United Kingdom Eastbourne Grass United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
3–6, 4–6
Runner-up 27. 3 July 1982 United Kingdom Wimbledon Grass United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
4–6, 1–6
Runner-up 28. 24 October 1982 Germany Filderstadt Hard (i) United States Candy Reynolds United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
2–6, 3–6
Winner 23. 21 November 1982 Australia Brisbane Grass United States Billie Jean King Germany Claudia Kohde-Kilsch
Germany Eva Pfaff
6–3, 6–4
Runner-up 29. 10 January 1983 United States Washington, D.C. Carpet United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
6–4, 5–7, 3–6
Runner-up 30. 20 February 1983 United States Chicago Carpet United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
1–6, 2–6
Runner-up 31. 20 March 1983 United States Boston Carpet United States Kathy Jordan United Kingdom Jo Durie
United States Ann Kiyomura
3–6, 1–6
Runner-up 32. 3 April 1983 Japan Tokyo Carpet United States Kathy Jordan United States Billie Jean King
United States Sharon Walsh
1–6, 1–6
Winner 24. 24 April 1983 United States Orlando Clay United States Billie Jean King United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
6–3, 1–6, 7–6
Runner-up 33. 4 June 1983 France French Open Clay United States Kathy Jordan South Africa Rosalyn Fairbank
United States Candy Reynolds
7–5, 5–7, 2–6
Winner 25. 22 April 1984 United States Amelia Island Clay United States Kathy Jordan United Kingdom Anne Hobbs
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Mima Jaušovec
6–4, 3–6, 6–4
Runner-up 34. 7 July 1984 United Kingdom Wimbledon Grass United States Kathy Jordan United States Martina Navratilova
United States Pam Shriver
3–6, 4–6
Winner 26. 31 March 1985 United States Palm Beach Gardens Clay United States Joanne Russell Peru Laura Arraya
Argentina Gabriela Sabatini
1–6, 6–1, 7–6(4)
Runner-up 35. 26 January 1986 United States Wichita Carpet United States Joanne Russell United States Kathy Jordan
United States Candy Reynolds
3–6, 7–6(5), 3–6
Winner 27. 9 March 1986 United States Hershey Carpet United States Candy Reynolds United States Sandy Collins
United States Kim Sands
7–6(8), 6–1
Winner 28. 5 October 1986 United States New Orleans Carpet United States Candy Reynolds Soviet Union Svetlana Parkhomenko
Soviet Union Larisa Savchenko
6–3, 3–6, 6–3
Runner-up 36. 2 November 1986 United States Indianapolis Hard (i) United States Candy Reynolds United States Zina Garrison
United States Lori McNeil
5–4 ret.
Winner 29. 18 February 1990 United States Chicago Carpet United States Martina Navratilova Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
France Nathalie Tauziat
6–7(9), 6–4, 6–3
Runner-up 37. 22 July 1990 United States Newport Grass United States Patty Fendick South Africa Lise Gregory
United States Gretchen Magers
6–7(7), 1–6
Winner 30. 12 August 1990 United States Albuquerque Hard United States Meredith McGrath United States Mareen Louie-Harper
United States Wendy White
7–6(2), 6–4
Winner 31. 4 November 1990 United States Oakland Carpet United States Meredith McGrath South Africa Rosalyn Fairbank
United States Robin White
2–6, 6–0, 6–4
Winner 32. 24 February 1991 United States Oklahoma City Hard (i) United States Meredith McGrath United States Katrina Adams
Canada Jill Hetherington
6–2, 6–4

Grand Slam performance timeline[edit]

Singles[edit]

Tournament 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 W–L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A A A A 1R QF A A A NH 3R A A A 2R 6–4
French Open A A 3R 3R 4R 4R 1R A 1R 3R A A A A A 11–7
Wimbledon 2R A 2R 2R 2R QF A A 4R 1R 2R A A 2R A 10–9
US Open 2R 4R 4R 1R QF A A A A 1R A 1R 2R A 2R 13–9

Doubles[edit]

Tournament 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 W–L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A A A A A W SF A A A NH A A A A SF 12–2
French Open A A A QF W QF W F QF 3R QF A A A A A 28–6
Wimbledon A 1R A 3R W F F A F 1R 3R QF A A 3R A 26–9
US Open 2R 3R 2R 2R SF W QF A A 2R 3R A 3R 1R A 3R 25–11

Mixed doubles[edit]

Tournament 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 W–L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open NH NH NH NH NH NH NH NH NH A A A A 1R 0–1
French Open A QF W QF A A W 3R A A A A A A 13–3
Wimbledon A A 2R 1R W A 3R 3R A 1R A A A A 8–5
US Open SF QF SF W W A A A 1R A 2R 2R A 1R 20–7

A = did not participate in the tournament.

NH = tournament not held.

Note: The Australian Open was held twice in 1977, in January and December.

Education[edit]

She received a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Trinity University and a doctor of philosophy in educational psychology from The University of Texas.[citation needed][1]

Career[edit]

Smith is a licensed psychologist in Texas, Arizona and Massachusetts,[2] and a licensed specialist in school psychology in Texas. She was Director of the Learning Center at Dean College in Franklin, Massachusetts. She was the coach of the WTT Boston Lobsters team in 2005, 2006, and 2007.[3]

Smith is the author of Grand Slam: Coach Your Mind to Win in Sports, Business & Life, with a foreword by Billie Jean King, and The MACH 4 Mental Training System: A Handbook for Athletes, Coaches and Parents.

On August 22, 2012, Smith appeared in an episode of Storage Wars: Texas where she appraised the value of a tennis racket restringing machine that had been won in a storage unit auction.[4]

Honors and awards[edit]

  • Mary Lowdon Award (Texas) -1974–1977
  • Maureen Connolly Brinker Sportsmanship Award (Memphis, Tennessee) -1976
  • Most Promising Player award by Seventeen – 1976
  • Winner Seventeen Magazine Tournament of Champions – 1977
  • Winner Maureen Connolly Brinker Outstanding Junior Girl Award (Philadelphia) -1977
  • Enshrined into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame in 1993
  • Mental Training Coach for Harvard University Women's Tennis Team – 2005–2006
  • Inducted into the Trinity University Athletics Hall of Fame in 1999
  • 35-and-Over Wimbledon Doubles Champion in 1996 & 1997
  • Appointed Member of the United States Tennis Association (USTA) Sport Science Committee 2001, 2002
  • Coach of the WTT Boston Lobsters – 2005, 2006, 2007

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About | Dr. Anne Smith". Annesmithtennis.com. 2013-01-18. Retrieved 2014-01-06. 
  2. ^ "About | Dr. Anne Smith". Annesmithtennis.com. 2013-01-18. Retrieved 2014-01-06. 
  3. ^ "About | Dr. Anne Smith". Annesmithtennis.com. 2013-01-18. Retrieved 2014-01-06. 
  4. ^ "Storage Wars: Texas Episode Guide - Season 2 - A&E". Aetv.com. Retrieved 2014-01-06. 

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