ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Amanda Sobhy
Amanda Sobhy
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Sea Cliff, N.Y.
High School: North Shore

2011-12 (Freshman):
Crowned CSA individual national champion ... Finished the season 15-0 overall ... First team CSA All-America selection ... Went undefeated at 6-0 in Ivy League contests ... Named Ivy League Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year ... Selected to the All-Ivy League first team ... Opened her college career with sweeps over Nabilla Ariffin of Penn and Julie Cerullo of Princeton in the No. 1 position ... Earned a convincing 3-0 sweep of All-American Cataline Pelaez of Trinity Jan. 21 ... Contributed a 3-0 win over Millie Tomlinson of No. 2 Yale to help Harvard clinch the Ivy League championship Feb. 12 ... Went 3-0 in the Howe Cup, including a 3-0 win over Camilla Tomlinson of Yale, to help Harvard earn its 13th national championship Feb. 26 ... Swept five straight matches to win the CSA Individual championship, including a win over defending champion Millie Tomlinson of Yale in the tournament's final.

Before Harvard:
Won the 2010 Junior World Championship, becoming the first U.S. player to capture the tournament … Ranked No. 1 in the U.S. and No. 20 in the Women’s International Squash Players Association … Four-time U.S. Junior national champion … Three-time U.S. Junior Open Champion … Winner of the William T. Ketcham Award for Most Improved Player … Winner of five WISPA tour titles ... Became the youngest person to win four WISPA crowns … Winner of the PanAmerican Championships team event … Was also a four-year member of the soccer team, playing midfield … National Honor Society … Science National Honor Society … Foreign Language Honor Society … Madrigal Singers Choir … Other interests include traveling, music, playing any type of sport and going to the beach.