Samantha Gridley
Samantha Gridley
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Alpharetta, Ga.
High School: Milton High School
House Affiliation: Eliot

Sophomore • 2009-10
Played in the No. 6 singles position … Picked up two Ivy League wins against Columbia and Penn … Compiled a 5-2 record in fall tournaments … Competed in the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center Invitational in the fall, winning three matches … Paired with Louise Laciny to win four doubles matches in fall play.

Freshman • 2008-09
Competed in one Ivy League match in singles against Yale (April 19) ... Was 4-2 alongside Camille Jania, playing at No. 3 doubles early in the season ... Ended the fall campaign with a 5-4 record, including a 2-1 record at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center Invitational.

A five-star recruit on ... Awarded team MVP after her freshman and senior seasons ... A scholar-athlete in 2005, 2006, and 2008 ... Awarded the sportsmanship award at the 2004 Georgia Junior Clay Court championship ... Finalist at the Southern closed doubles in 2006 ... Champion at the 2006 USTA Alabama Junior State Hardcourt Tennis Open ... Member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes from 2004-2008 ... Served as huddle leader as a junior and core leader as a senior ... Recipient of the outstanding student in language award in 2007 and 2008 ... Vice President of National Spanish Honor Society junior year and president senior year ... AP Scholar with Distinction ... Recipient of the Bank of America Joe Martin Scholarship ... Honored with the outstanding service award senior year ... Other interest include yoga, country music and reading.