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 Leah Roberts
Leah Roberts

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wrexham, United Kingdom

High School:
Yale at Wrexham


2007-2008: Went 10-12 in singles, 5-9 in doubles during her freshman campaign ... during the fall went 7-5 after advancing to the finals of both the Scarborough Specialties and Air Force Invitationals ... played the No. 6 singles position during the spring with a 3-7 record, 1-5 in the Big 12 ... was 2-1 in three-set matches, 3-3 in tiebreakers ... doubled with teammates Maria Jose Andres (0-3), Ingrid Ballus (2-1), Simone Templeton (1-1), and Samantha van der Drift (2-4).

Amateur Experience: Ranked No. 1 in North Wales ... ranked 118th nationally, 28th in U18 division ... chosen to represent her country in singles in 2005-06 ... was runner up at Welsh Nationals in 2006 ... reason for choosing Texas Tech: "The chance to play for a reputable team in a great conference, while gaining a degree in a challenging academic atmosphere."

High School: Graduated from Yale College at Wrexham in Wrexham, North Wales ... went undefeated in all singles tennis matches ... won North Wales State Championship ... also won Welsh School's Tournament.

Personal: Born June 14, 1988 ... daughter of Anthony Philip and Linda Mary Roberts ... has one sister Kim, 19, who plays tennis at the University of Wisconsin-Madison ... majoring in journalism, minor in political science.

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