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Leila Salek
Leila  Salek

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Croydon, United Kingdom

High School:
Cheam High School

Last College:
Ferris State

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:
11/05/1984

Experience:
1L

Hits:
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2006-07 Season (Junior)
Salek won five of her seven singles matches during the fall season ... added two qualifying wins at ITA Regional Tournament (Oct. 19-23) ... won both of her matches at the Houston Quad (Nov. 3-5) in Flight A Singles ... teamed with Loli Gomez for a 5-3 mark in doubles action ... pair went to Round of 16 at Wilson/ITA Southwest Regionals and finals of Houston Quad...named to the All-Conference USA First Team and earned Newcomer of the Year...ended the season 22-7 in singles (17-5 in the spring season) and 11-8 in doubles play...won five of her six matches against league opponents at the No. 1 singles position...had six match-clinching victories...had a pair of five-match winning streaks.

Before Houston
Salek racked up a 34-4 singles record over two seasons at Division II Ferris State ... picked up All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) First-Team honors in 2005-06 after being recognized as a Second-Team selection in 2004-05 ... also named to the GLIAC All-Academic Team in 2006 ... ranked as high as No. 8 regionally in FILA Division II Great Lakes Regional listing ... semifinalist at ITA Great Lakes Regional Championships (Sept. 16-18) ... won 12 of 14 dual matches, including an 11-1 mark at the No. 2 position ... registered a 19-1 mark in 2004-05, spending time at four different positions ... most successful with a 9-0 tally at the No. 4 position ... teamed with Marissa Muchow to go 39-10 in doubles over a two-year span ... the pair won the 2005 ITA Great Lakes Regional Doubles Championship (Sept. 16-18) ... advanced to the 2005 ITA National Small College Championships (Oct. 13-14), where the duo placed fifth overall in the Division II field.

High School
Lettered four seasons in tennis at Cheam High School.

Personal
Daughter of Christine and Abbas Salek ... born on Nov. 5, 1984 ... majoring in psychology.

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01/21/18
Lamar
Lamar
Barbara Wallace Winston Tennis Facility
2:00 PM
01/26/18
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi
Barbara Wallace Winston Tennis Facility
1:00 PM
01/28/18
Sam Houston State
Sam Houston State
Barbara Wallace Winston Tennis Facility
10:00 AM
01/28/18
Incarnate Word
Incarnate Word
Barbara Wallace Winston Tennis Facility
3:00 PM
02/03/18
Southern
Southern
Barbara Wallace Winston Tennis Facility
10:00 AM
02/03/18
Prairie View A&M
Prairie View A&M
Barbara Wallace Winston Tennis Facility
3:00 PM
02/10/18
Nevada
vs Nevada
Tucson, Ariz.
12:00 PM
02/11/18
Arizona
at Arizona
Tucson, Ariz.
11:00 AM
02/17/18
Rice
at Rice
Houston, Texas (Rice)
11:00 AM
02/18/18
New Mexico State
New Mexico State
Barbara Wallace Winston Tennis Facility
2:00 PM
02/23/18
UConn
UConn
Barbara Wallace Winston Tennis Facility
2:00 PM
02/25/18
Northwestern State
Northwestern State
Barbara Wallace Winston Tennis Facility
11:00 AM
03/02/18
Abilene Christian
at Abilene Christian
Abilene, Texas
10:00 AM
03/03/18
North Texas
at North Texas
Denton, Texas
TBA
03/12/18
UL-Lafayette
UL-Lafayette
Barbara Wallace Winston Tennis Facility
11:00 AM
03/12/18
UTRGV
UTRGV
Barbara Wallace Winston Tennis Facility
3:00 PM
03/15/18
North Florida
at North Florida
Jacksonville, Fla.
11:00 AM
03/16/18
USF
at USF
Tampa, Fla.
12:00 PM
03/24/18
Louisiana Tech
Louisiana Tech
Barbara Wallace Winston Tennis Facility
1:00 PM
03/30/18
ECU
ECU
Barbara Wallace Winston Tennis Facility
2:00 PM
04/07/18
SMU
at SMU
Dallas, Texas
12:00 PM
04/18/18
vs The American Championship First Round
Dallas, Texas
TBA
04/19/18
vs The American Championship Quarterfinals
Dallas, Texas
TBA
04/20/18
vs The American Championship Semifinals
Dallas, Texas
TBA
04/21/18
vs The American Championship Final
Dallas, Texas
TBA

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