Nava Nowamooz

AS A JUNIOR IN 2015-16
Completed season with a 1-1 doubles record ... Defeated No. 39 Palm Beach Atlantic (3/9) at the third position 8-6 with sister, Nousha Nowamooz.

Went 8-17 overall in singles, playing mostly in the No. 4 spot ... Defeated back-to-back ranked opponents in No. 13 Azusa Pacific and No. 25 Point Loma on Feb. 7 and Feb. 11, respectively ... Defeated Division I opponent UC Davis on March 26 ... Went 9-15 in doubles when paired with Shannon Theisen, 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 11-14 overall in her first year at UCSD ... Played a majority of her singles matches in the No. 3 spot, where she compiled an 8-13 record ... Opened the season at singles No. 4, going 2-1.

A 2013 graduate of Memorial High School in Houston, Texas ... Was a district and regional champion from 2009-13 ... State semifinalist in 2009, and a state finalist in years 2010-13.

Born Sept. 16 in Houston, Texas ... Parents are Soheila and Ashkan Nowamooz ... Father graduated from Houston Baptist University and mother graduated from University of Houston ... Her father played soccer in college, her uncle played for LA Galaxy, and her grandfather played soccer for the Iranian National Team ... Has a younger sister named Nousha, who also plays tennis for UCSD ... A human biology major at Marshall College ... Wants to attend dental school ... A fan of the Houston Rockets ... Favorite movie is Rush Hour ... Listens to Maroon 5 ... Loves chocolate chip cookies ... Greatest influence is her family ... Her hobbies are sketching, movies and traveling.

Height: 5'7"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Houston,TX
High School: Memorial HS
College: Marshall
Major: Human Biology
Experience: 3 Letters
Nava Photos:
Diversity and Inclusion
Hall of Fame (Middle Right AD)
2017 MBB West Regional Button
2017 NCAA Swim Central