Laura Middel Placed

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Nationality:
Date of birth:
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Dutch
15-Oct-1994
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: 132
High School: Aletta Jacobs College

Personal and Academic Information

Laura is a 17-year-old girl from Hoogezand, the Netherlands, who is in love with the game of tennis. Beside her athletic abilities, Laura is also an excellent student (GPA 3.3). She is currently in her junior year of high school at the highest level in the Netherlands and she is expected to graduate in June 2013.

 

Laura is planning to take her SAT and TOEFL test in May 2012. After completion of these exams, Laura will be eligible to compete in the NCAA. It is Laura's dream to combine her favorite sport with obtaining a good education in the united States.

Athletic Information

 

Laura started playing tennis at the age of 9 and soon she discovered she had a talent.  Laura is a right-handed all-round player and has the ability to adapt her game.  Laura has a strong athletic body and has a great fighting spirit. She has an aggressive baseline game with great footwork and her biggest weapons are her serve, forehand and her persistence. She is a very good team player and in addition of her capabilities as a singles player, Laura is also an excellent doubles player. Laura has won several open tournaments in singles and doubles.

As a junior Laura has always been ranked nationally with the best 30 players. Her current Dutch open national ranking is 114 in singles, and 87 in doubles.

 

 

 

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