LSU Women's Tennis BIO
Jade Lewis
Player Profile:
Jade Lewis 3014250
Height: 5'7"
Class: Freshman
Experience: High School
City/State: Hilton Head, S.C.
High School: Laurel Springs HS
Major: General Business
Born: 12/18/1998

2017 ITA Singles All-American
2017 All-SEC Freshman Team
2017 First Team All-SEC
2017 SEC Co-Freshman of the Year
2017 First Team All-Louisiana
2017 Louisiana Freshman of the Year
2017 Louisiana Player of the Year
2017 ITA Rookie of the Year
2017 ITA Player to Watch

FRESHMAN SEASON (2016-17)
Had one of the most prolific freshman seasons in program history, compiling a 17-7 singles record as LSU's court one player … Collected 11 wins over ranked opponents … Began her Tiger career an undefeated 14-0 across singles and doubles … Earned the highest-ranked win by a freshman in school history over No. 4 Astra Sharma of Vanderbilt … Defeated No. 19 Rachel Pierson of Texas A&M in the second round of the SEC Tournament … Took down No. 17 Aldila Sutjiadi in straight sets in LSU's win over No. 11 Kentucky … Clinched the highest-ranked win in program history over No. 5 Auburn by defeating No. 29 Alizee Michaud in straight sets … Defeated No. 31 Arianne Hartono 6-3, 6-0 in the championship match of ITA Kickoff Weekend against Ole Miss … Compiled a 10-10 doubles record with freshman partner Becca Weissmann on court two … Defeated the No. 67 pairing of Andie Dikosavljevic and Alannah Griffin against No. 5 Auburn and the No. 29 pairing of Elena Christofi and Kennedy Shaffer against No. 2 Georgia … Defeated No. 55 Chalena Scholl of Duke to advance to the second round of the NCAA Division I Women's Singles Championships … Named to the All-SEC Freshman Team and First Team All-SEC as well as SEC Co-Freshman of the Year … Picked up both Louisiana Freshman and Player of the Year honors and was named to the All-Louisiana First Team … Received ITA Rookie of the Year and ITA Player to Watch honors … Earned her first varsity letter.

PRIOR TO LSU
Part of LSU's 2016 No. 1 recruiting class in the nation … Ranked as the No. 1 player in South Carolina and as high as seventh in the country … Defeated two top ITA Top-25 players on her way to winning the New Zealand Tennis Championships in December 2016 … Faced off against former world No. 1 Venus Williams in January 2017.

PERSONAL
Born December 18, 1998 … Parents are David and Rosaria Lewis … Sister Carolina plays tennis at West Virginia University … Majoring in General Business.

 

 

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