Women's Tennis


Michelle Webb
Michelle Webb

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
Sycamore

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:
11/20/1980

AT ILLINOIS...

2001-02:

? Served as team co-captain along with classmate Eldina Fazlic
? Did not see action until spring after (left) wrist surgery in Aug., 2001
? Returned to action Jan. 27 versus Tennessee
? Competed at Nos. 5 and 6 singles, posting a 5-3 mark in Big Ten action and a 6-7 overall record
? Closed out the season winning 4 of 5 singles matches
? Won team?s scholar-athlete award with a 3.971 G.P.A.
? Recognized as Academic All Big-Ten member

2000-01:

? Teamed with Eldina Fazlic to win the doubles title at the New Mexico Invitational
? She and Fazlic went 6-2 during the fall season and represented Illinois, along with Amer Delic and Brian Wilson from the UI men?s team, in the World Team Tennis National Collegiate Tournament at Stanford in early October
? Put together a 4-4 singles record in fall competition
? Played at Nos. 5 and No. 6 singles and Nos. 1 and 2 doubles, posting a 25-10 singles record and a 20-14 mark in doubles play
? Went on a roll near the end of the season, winning nine of her last 10, 13 of her last 15 and 19 of her last 23 singles matches; included were a six-match and an eight-match winning streak

1999-2000:

? Along with former Illini Brooke Ferney, won nine of their first 10 doubles matches en route to a 9-5 record
? She and Ferney were co-doubles champions at the Tulane Classic
? Won the tennis team?s Scholar-Athlete Award
? Went 11-12 in singles as a freshman

PREPS/JUNIORS:

? Nationally ranked in the top 70 in singles and the top 25 in doubles
? Top 5 in singles and doubles in the Western section
? Four-time MVP of high school team
? Never lost a conference match during her high school career
? Qualified for the state tournament all four years during high school
? Took third in state as a freshman
? As a senior, led her team to second in the state tournament
? Was a four-time All-Greater Miami conference selection

PERSONAL:

?Parents are Dean and Jacquline Webb
?Member of National Honor Society
?Member of National Society of Collegiate Scholars
?Has one brother, Michael (29)

WEBB?S CAREER STATS:

Singles:

Season Overall Big Ten 1999-2000 11-12 1-0 2000-01 25-10 10-2 2001-02 6-7 3-5 Totals 42-29 14-7

Doubles:

Season Overall Big Ten 1999-2000 22-18 4-4 2000-01 20-14 7-3 2001-02 4-15 0-10 Totals 46-47 11-17

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