Shannon Theisen

AS A JUNIOR IN 2015-16
Finished campaign with a 0-4 record in singles and a 14-8 record in doubles ... With partner, Ashley Chao, began an 8-1 run with a perfect 6-0 vs. University of San Diego (1/23) that ended with another perfect match vs. No. 33 Cal State LA (2/27) ... Tallied seven victories against ranked teams ... The duo primarily played in the second slot, with their sole No. 1 spot victory against No. 39 Palm Beach Atlantic (3/9).

ITA Scholar-Athlete ... Went 7-17 overall in singles, splitting time between the No. 5 and No. 6 spot ... Defeated No. 25 Sonoma State with a 6-3, 6-4 win on March 7 ... Clinched the match against Division I opponent Seton Hall on March 11 with a 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 come from behind win ... Went 9-15 in doubles when paired with Nava Nowamooz, mostly at the No. 2 spot ... Won three of her first four doubles matches of the season, including a 6-4 victory over Division I opponent UC Irvine on Jan. 17.

Went 5-20 overall in singles, playing mostly in the No. 5 slot ... Started off with a 6-1, 6-2 win against Claremont-Mudd Scripps ... Concluded the season with a come-from-behind victory, 4-6, 6-2, 10-3, against Cal State Stanislaus ... Finished 9-16 in doubles with fellow freshman Nava Nowamooz in the No. 2 spot.

A 2013 graduate of University High School in Irvine ... Helped the Trojans to four Pacific Coast League (PCL) titles and the CIF finals as a junior and senior ... Earned PCL's sportsmanship award in junior and senior year.

Born Jan. 23 in Irvine ... Parents are Dan and Heidi Theisen ... Father attended the University of Michigan and mother went to UC Irvine ... Has a brother named Robert ... An applied mathematics major at Marshall College ... Plans to attend grad school and then go on to work in mathematics ... Most memorable tennis moment was playing in the CIF finals as a high school senior ... Hobbies include bird watching, surfing and skiing ... Roger Federer is her favorite athlete ... Top movie is Shrek ... Loves peanut butter.

Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
City/State: Irvine, CA
High School: University HS
College: Marshall
Major: Applied Mathematics
Experience: 3 Letters
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