Tulane drops to 17-7 overall; Seven-match win streak snapped
Green Wave will take on No. 51 SMU on Friday at 10 a.m.
Green Wave will open tourney against Southern Miss on Thursday morning at 8 a.m.
Student-athletes maintained a grade point average of 3.0 or better
Green Wave notches sixth straight; Improves to 16-6 overall this spring
Career Note: A three-year letterwinner who begins her final season with career records of 69-33 in singles action and 65-33 in doubles play...a three-time All-Conference USA and All-Louisiana performer.
2011-12: An All-Conference USA second team performer and All-Louisiana first team selection...completed the season ranked No. 14 in the Southern Region in singles and was No. 7 in doubles with partner Mariam Kurdadze...played in 34 singles matches and 35 doubles contests as a junior...held down the No. 2 singles position for Tulane and recorded a 26-8 overall singles mark, including a record of 17-5 in dual action this spring, and was 9-3 in the fall...sported a 15-5 record at the No. 2 spot and recorded a victory in her lone appearance at the top of the singles line-up, and was also 1-0 at No. 3...put together a season-best 11 straight singles victories at one point...in dual action, 14 of her 15 wins came in straight sets...entered the spring ranked No. 13 in the Southern Region...named the C-USA Women's Tennis Player of the Week on Feb. 7...Kurdadze and Levy were TU's top doubles team for the second straight year and led all C-USA No. 1 doubles teams in overall victories with a 26-9 record, including a mark of 16-6 in dual matches and was 10-3 during the fall...the duo helped Tulane win 20 of 25 doubles points and upset North Carolina's sixth-seeded team during the opening round of qualifying doubles at the Riviera/ITA Women's All-American Championships last fall...the tandem won a season-best nine-straight doubles matches during the spring.
2010-11: Played in 37 singles matches and 35 doubles contests as a sophomore and chalked up a 22-15 singles mark and held a doubles record of 21-13...named to the All-Conference USA Third Team and was a first team All-Louisiana performer...her 22 singles was a team best and included team-high 14-9 dual-match record...she completed the season ranked as No. 18 singles player in Southern Region, and the bulk of her matches came at the No. 2 position where she posted a 13-8 record...she was 1-1 at the top position and was 4-1 at the No. 3 slot...of her 22 singles wins, 20 came in straight sets and she twice held her opponent scoreless (6-0, 6-0 vs. Kathryn Curtis of Southern on Jan. 29 and 6-0, 2-0 ret. vs. Akron's Angelina Jogasuria on March 15)...she tied her career high with a six-match winning streak from Feb. 27 through March 19...during the fall, she won the Venus Williams Draw of the Roberta Alison Classic on Sept. 24-25...teamed with Mariam Kurdadze in doubles and the duo led the Wave with a 21-13 doubles record, including a 10-10 showing during the dual-match season...all 20 dual-match doubles outings came at the No. 1 position where they won five of the last six contests to wrap up the regular season...the tandem put together a season-best five-match winning streak from Oct. 8-23, including 3-0 sweep to win the Wimbledon Draw of the Roberta Alison Classic on Sept. 24-25...participated in the prestigious Riviera/ITA Women's All-American...off the court, was named to the C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll and Tulane's 3.0 Club...named the Tulane Student-Athlete of the Week on January 31.
2009-10: Appeared in 32 matches as a true freshman, posting a 21-10 singles record and an 18-11 mark in doubles play...named second-team All-Conference USA and All-Louisiana after finishing second on the team in singles wins (21), including a 15-6 dual-match record, and tying for the team lead with a 4-2 mark in league play...one of just two C-USA rookies to play all of their dual matches in the top half of the lineup...ranked as high as No. 11 among singles players in the Southern Region by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association...began the spring as Tulane's No. 3 player where she went 4-1 before finishing the season by going 11-5 at No. 2...of her 21 wins, 16 came in straight sets...had a six-match winning streak from Nov. 6-Feb. 10 and again from Feb. 27-March 17...in doubles, teamed with Mariam Kurdadze to lead the team in wins (18), including a 12-6 mark in dual-match action and a 4-2 record in C-USA play...all 18 of her dual-match doubles outings came at the No. 1 position where she a had six-match winning streak from Nov. 7-Feb. 12 and a four-match streak from March 6-17...won the Flight Doubles Draw at the Alonti Cougar Fall Draw in Houston on Nov. 7-8...off the court, was named to the C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll and Tulane's 3.0 Club.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at The Laurenceville School for coach Penny Foss...ranked No. 16 in the nation by Tennis Recruiting, No. 1 in the middle states for the 16- and 18-year old divisions and the No. 50 player in the country in the 18-and-under age group...posted a career 65-1 record and was a four-time all-state honoree...went undefeated and won consecutive NJISAA Prep "A" Tournament titles in each of her final three prep seasons...named The Times Player of the Decade in Dec. 2009 for her accomplishments...voted team captain as a junior and senior...off the court, was a member of the Dean's List.
Personal: Majoring in public health...Born Emma Pearl Levy on June 3, 1991, in Princeton, N.J...daughter of Leonard and Lauren Levy...has one brother, Alexander, and one sister, Rebekka....father, Leonard, played professional tennis and brother, Alexander, played collegiate tennis at Franklin & Marshall...a member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and the Tulane 3.0 Club.
Levy's Career Singles Statistics
|Year||Overall||Dual||Tour||C-USA||No. 1||No. 2||No. 3||No. 4||No. 5||No. 6|
Levy's Career Doubles Statistics
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