Emma Kranendonk Placed

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Dutch
14-Jan-1995
2013
3.3

 

Available Fall 2013

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TOEFL:
SAT: CR
SAT: M
SAT: W

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Country: The Netherlands
Height: 5'8 ft
Weight: 136 lbs
High School: Kennemer College

Personal and Academic Information

 

Emma is a seventeen year old girl who lives in Heemskerk, The Netherlands,  with her parents, older sister and younger brother. In addition to her athletic abilities, Emma is also an excellent student (GPA 3.3). She is currently in her senior year of high school at the highest level in the Netherlands  (VWO) and she is expected to graduate in june 2013. Emma scores high both in IQ and EQ. At school, for example,  she tutors English lessons to thirteen/fourteen year old students.

For Emma, college tennis in the USA is a fantastic opportunity to both raise the level of her tennis game and obtain a good education combined with a rewarding international experience.

Athletic Information

 

Emma started playing tennis at the age of seven and soon her talents were recognized. During her junior years she played many nationally ranked tournaments and she was ranked among the best 30 players of her age group in the Netherlands. As of now, the national ranking of Emma with the adults is 107 in singles and 108 in doubles.

Emma is a fighter on the court and never gives up. She is a right-handed all round player with very solid aggressive baseline strokes. Her biggest weapons are her strong backhand and excellent footwork. She is comfortable playing aggressively from the baseline. She is good in reading the game of her opponent and has the ability to adapt her game. In addition of her capabilities as a singles player, Emma is also an good doubles player with good returns and solid volleys.

As a result of her outstanding EQ Emma is the ultimate teamplayer.

 

 

 

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