Iris van Leeuwen Placed

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Dutch
08-11-1994
2012
3.0

 

Available Fall 2012

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TOEFL:
SAT: CR
SAT: M
SAT: W

N/A
530
540
510

State/Province: Zuid-Holland
Country: The Netherlands
Height: 5'8 ft
Weight: 145 lbs
High School: Melanchton Schiebroek
Coach: Sjoerd Huis in 't Veld

Personal Information

Iris is a 17-year old girl who loves to play sports. She lives in Rotterdam, Netherlands with her parents and brother.  Aside from tennis, her main sport, Iris used to be a very talented soccer player. Iris sees college tennis as an opportunity to not only raise the level of her game, but also to obtain a good education and to have a rewarding international experience.

Athletic Information

Iris started playing tennis at the age of 7 and quickly started competing in tournaments. She reached a top 30 ranking in the 14-and-under age group and a top 50 ranking in the 16-and-under age group in the Netherlands. As of now, Iris's national ranking with the adults is 150 in singles and 118 in doubles. She has an aggressive game with a very solid backhand and her forehand is a real weapon. Also, her doubles game developped tremendously the last year. Over the last few years, she has been dedicated to working on her fitness, footwork and mental game.

Academic Information

In addition to her athletic abilities, Iris excels in the classroom. She is currently in her final year at the highest level of of high school in the Netherlands and will graduate in June 2012. Iris is available for the Fall of 2012 and will be eligible to compete at any collegiate league or level.

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