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  Elizabeth Adams
Elizabeth Adams

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Reading, Pa.

High School:
Wilson (West Lawn, Pa.)

SENIOR (2010-11)
The American Eagle Outfitters Big East Institutional Scholarship winner,she finished her career ranked second in all-time career wins (139) and all-time career doubles wins (70)...third in overall career singles victories (69)...ninth in career singles winning percentage (.660)...compiled a 7-10 record in singles action and an 11-8 mark in doubles...represented Pitt at the ITA Regionals in both singles and doubles action...held off her Buffalo opponent (Jan. 30) to earn a three-set victory...claimed a two-set victory in her first Big East match of the season...tied for second overall in career doubles victories when she and teammate Gabi Catanzariti defeated the No. 1 Carnegie Mellon pair (April 6)...earned five straight victories when teamed with Catanzariti in No. 1 doubles from Feb. 16-March 19...played No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles while battling a shoulder injury.

JUNIOR (2009-10)
Just the second-ever Panther to eclipsed the 100-win mark during their junior year...finshed the season with 121 career wins, ranking fifth on the all-time list...recorded a three-match win streak on four separate occasions...went 15-10 in singles play on the year and went 13-9 in doubles...of her 15 singles wins, 13 were in straight sets...has posted 15 or more wins in each of her three seasons with the Panthers...started and ended the regular season with come from behind, three-set victories over West Virginia and St. John's respectively...recorded a shutout win over Norfolk State...recorded her 50th doubles victory against St. Bonaventure with an 8-1 win.

SOPHOMORE (2008-09)
Became Pitt's first-ever All Big East selection...named the inaugural Big East Women's Tennis Player of the Week the first two consecutive weeks of the year...named Pitt's team MVP...ended the season with a team-leading 22 singles wins, ranking her eighth on the all-time singles list...holds the record for single-season doubles victories at 24...won 14 consecutive matches as the team's No. 1 singles player...advanced to the finals of the top flight at the Women's Eastern Collegiate Championship...led the Panthers to their first-ever first round victory in the 2009 Big East Championship with No. 2 singles and No. 1 doubles wins...earned her 93rd career victory, needing only seven more wins to be inducted into the prestigious 100-victory club...played at both the No. 1 and No. 2 singles during the season.

FRESHMAN (2007-08)
Tied two others for third place in most singles wins in a season (26)...ranks tied for fifth with the second-most number of single-season doubles victories (21)...won 46 matches in her rookie season...played consistently at the Panther's No. 3 slot...recorded a win over rival West Virginia (6-1, 6-0)...teamed with Kristy Borza at No. 1 doubles and went on a 14-match winning streak that spring...earned doubles wins at the Big East Championship against WVU (8-3) and Georgetown (8-2)...recorded a singles victory over Georgetown in the BEC.

HIGH SCHOOL
A Berks County Player of the Year selection...named all-state, all-district and all-county during her career at Wilson High School...two-time district champion in 2004 and 2005...four-time state qualifier...finished fourth at states as a freshman...led her team to a county championship as a junior and to states as a freshman and sophomore...member of the 2003 district champion team...National Honor Society member.

PERSONAL
Born April 19, 1989...daughter of Linda and Dennis Adams...has an older sister...majoring in finance.