Anniek Jansen Placed

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Dutch
23-Jan-1998
2016
3.2

 

 Available Fall 2016

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Fall 2015
410
580
440

Country: The Netherlands
Height: 5'9 ft
Weight: 134 lbs

Personal and Academic Information

 

Anniek is a 17-year-old girl who lives together with her parents in Naarden, the Netherlands. Her brother studies economics and law at Erasmus University in Rotterdam. Anniek is a very ambitious and motivated girl that likes to excel in both tennis and at school. 

 

In addition to tennis Anniek played field hockey and soccer at a high level but she eventually chose for tennis.

 

Anniek is currently in her junior year of high school at the highest level of education in the Netherlands (VWO level). In addition to the regular course load takes additional courses. Anniek is expected to graduate in June of 2016. She scored a 990 on her SAT (CR 410 and M 580) and is scheduled to take the TOEFL in the fall of 2015

It's a dream for Anniek to play College Tennis in the USA. She sees this as a great experience to raise her game, to get a good education and to grow as a person. 


Athletic Information

Anniek started playing tennis when she was 6 years old. During her junior career Anniek played the national circuits and she achieved a national junior ranking of 29 (girls under 16). In 2014 she started to play national open tournaments and soon achieved an Open singles ranking of 134 and doubles ranking of 76.

 

Anniek is a right-handed player who plays aggressively from the baseline. Her strengths are her powerful backhand and her good forehand and volleys. As a result of playing a lot of competitive matches she developed her tactical skills especially for doubles play. Besides on court tennis practice, Anniek also trains hard on footwork and strength (approximately 10 hours a week)

 

Results against current college players

  • won vs Sharon Coone (university of New Mexico) 6-4 6-3 (summer 2014)
  • Loss vs Paula de Man (Auburn University) 4-6, 6-4, 6-7(5) (summer 2014)

 

         

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