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Denisa Zobeideh
Denisa Zobeideh

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Weston, Fla.

Experience:
SR

Major:
Political Science


2009-2010 SEASON - JUNIOR:Won three singles matches including a win against Myriam Sopel 7-5, 1-6, 1-0, (10-6) of No. 38 Indiana ... Also picked up three doubles match victories, two of which were against ranked teams ... Defeated Ally Majercik and Kelcie Klockenga of No. 26 Iowa, 8-6, as well as Tijana Koprivica and Jackie Sperling of No. 56 Iowa, 8-2, with partner Lauren McCarthy.

2008-2009 SEASON - SOPHOMORE: Won the Sergio Tachinni Invitational D Doubles Flight during fall play with Partner Leyla Morzan... Also picked up eight No. 2 doubles victories with partner Lauren McCarthy during the regular season, including an 8-3 win over Lynne Poggensee-Wei and Kelcie Klockenga of Iowa... Went 11-17 overall on the year... Helped Penn State upset then-No. 63 Iowa with a tight 6-3, 7-6, 7-1 win over Hawkeye Lynne Poggensee-Wei... also edged Aleksandra Markovic of then-No. 74 Wisconsin, 3-6, 7-5, 1-0 (10-8).

2007-08 SEASON - FRESHMAN: Began her collegiate career going 4-3 in the fall, closing out the season with a three-set come-from-behind win at the Penn State Invitational over Cornell's Melissa Orteza...Went 11-8 overall and 2-4 in the Big Ten...Finished out the spring season on a two-game win streak...Earned Penn State's sole point against Iowa at the Big Ten Tournament defeated Kayla Berry 6-3, 6-0...Went 3-3 in doubles play paired with Dorothy Dohanics...Named Co-Most Improved Player, along with Katelyn BeVard, as voted by her teammates.

JUNIOR CAREER: Zobeideh was a five-star recruit out of high school according to tennisrecruiting.net...Participated in both the clay court and hardcourt supernationals...Played in Round of 16 Doubles Supernational Hardcourts in San Jose, Calif...Was ranked 15th in Florida and ranked in the top 50 in the nation...Peaked at 60th in the Tennis RPI national rankings.

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