Women's Tennis


  Ellen de Jong
Ellen de Jong


Rotterdam, The Netherlands

High School:
Wolfert Tweetalig



AS A FRESHMAN (SPRING 2007): Finished season with a 11-12 singles record and 15-10 doubles record ... Earned second A-10 Rookie of the Week (2/26) for efforts vs. Dartmouth and Brown ... Went a perfect 2-0 in singles and 2-0 in doubles on the week at No. 2 doubles and No. 3 singles ... Defeated Sara Mansur of Brown (2/17) at No. 3 singles, 6-4, 6-4 ... Won at No. 3 singles vs. Columbia (2/10) 6-3, 7-5 ... Teamed with Michele Spiess to win at No. 1 doubles, 8-3 ... Was named A-10 Rookie of the Week (2/6) for her efforts vs. Albany in her first week of collegiate action ... Won at No. 2 singles over Albany (2/4), 6-0, 6-2 ... Teamed with Michele Spiess to shut out Aimee Kern and Christina Suarez, 8-0

FALL 2006: Teamed with Laura Murillo to win Group B Doubles Championship at Eastern Collegiate Invitational, 8-6 ... In the semifinals, defeated a duo from Army, 8-2 ... Advanced to the semifinals of Eastern Collegiate Invitational by winning, 8-6 ... Teamed with Maude Lecluyse to defeat UConn in No. 2 doubles, 8-6 ... At the Cornell Blind Duals defeated Binghamton in doubles action, 8-4 ... In singles play, won at No. 3, 6-3, 6-4 ... At Big Green Invitational, won two matches, the second over a seeded player.

BEFORE UMASS: Graduated from the pre-University secondary school in June of 2006 ... Is currently ranked 64 on the Dutch National Doubles Ranking and 141 on the Dutch National Singles Ranking ... Played third division in the Dutch National Tennis League, spring 2006 ... Played field hockey at Hockey Club Rotterdam.

PERSONAL: Born August 2, 1988 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands ... Daughter of Dirk de Jong and Mieke Das... A Pre-med major.

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