Women's Tennis


Jerricka Boone
Jerricka Boone

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Country Club Hills, Ill.

High School:
Morgan Park Academy

Height:
5-2

12/11/2013

Fall Season Recap

Illini Poised for Breakout Spring Season

11/07/2013

Illini Travel to Harvard Invitational to Close Fall Season

Four Players to Compete in Boston

11/03/2013

Illini Finish Midwest Blast with Top Singles, Doubles Records

Illini go 7-2 in doubles, 12-7 in singles play

11/01/2013

Illini Dominate Doubles, Tiebreaks on Day One of Midwest Blast

Team goes 5-1 in both doubles and tiebreaks.

2013-14 (Freshman)
Picked up 11 singles wins on the year, going 5-5 in the last ten matches ... Went 5-2 at No. 6 singles ... Went 3-0 in dual doubles play with fellow newcomer Louise Kwong on court 3.

Juniors/High School
Five-star prospect by TennisRecruiting.net ... Ranked as the 47th-best prospect nationally and the third-best prospect in the state of Illinois by TennisRecruiting.net ... Posted a 6-4 record against fellow five-star prospects ... Two-time State singles champion ... Won the state singles championship as a freshman, becoming the first freshman champion since 2000 and only the sixth in state history ... Became the only state champion in Morgan Park Academy sports history ... Was a perfect 29-0 as a junior.

Personal
Born Jerricka Rockia Boone on Jan. 16, 1995 ... Daughter of Stacey Washington and Ricky Boone ... Has three brothers and one sister ... Majoring in biology ... Plans to attend medical school after graduating.

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