Claire Handa
Claire Handa
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Rockville Centre, N.Y.
High School: Friends Academy

Career:

  • Singles record: 22-7; Doubles record: 18-10

2017-18:

  • Singles record: 22-7; Doubles record: 18-10
  • Played primarily at No. 1/2 singles and No. 1 doubles
  • NCAA All-American in doubles; ITA All-American in singles
  • Placed fourth in ITA Oracle Cup singles bracket (Division III)
  • ITA Central Region singles champion
  • NCAA national qualifier in singles and doubles
  • First Team All-UAA (No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles)
  • Won 10-straight singles matches from January to March and six-straight doubles matches in February
  • UAA Athlete of the Week (Oct. 2, Feb. 12, Feb. 19, Apr. 9)
  • ITA Scholar-Athlete

Personal:

  • Major: undecided
  • 4-star recruit (tennisrecruiting.net)
  • Played first singles for high school team
  • USTA National Open L1 Champion, USTA Eastern Sectional Champion, National Selection Doubles Champion, National L3 Backdraw winner
  • Long Island High school team champion
  • USTA National Henry Benisch Sportsmanship Scholarship
  • Graduated Cum Laude
  • Academic Team co-captain, Community Group Leader, Habitat for Humanity co-captain