Ellington SAM Erin Malley

Name: Erin Malley

 

Sports played: As I grew up I was always involved in different sports such as basketball, soccer, and softball. However, when I got to high school I wanted to try something new and decided to join the tennis team. I’ve had so much fun working with great coaches and teammates and have found that tennis is the sport I enjoy most.

 

Academic accomplishments: Honor Roll student

 

Athletic accomplishments: NCCC Conference and Tournament Champ in Doubles

 

How I prepare for a game: All season I work hard at practice and on my own improving my serve, net game and different strokes to prepare for each match.

 

What did you enjoy the most about this past season?: This season was special for not only my partner, Ashley Thomas and I, but also our team. We had an undefeated season. It’s exciting when you get to see your team experience so much success together.

 

Most memorable moment as a high school athlete: When my partner and I won a game that went into 15 deuces during the state tournament. This was the last round we played in at States, but that game was a victory in itself for us.

 

Favorite pro or college athlete: Victoria Azarenka

 

College plans: I’m undecided as to where I’d like to go, but I do know I want to go into the health field.

 

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