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Habiba Shaker

Habiba Shaker

RH | Jr. | 5-8 | Cairo, Egypt | Maadi Narmer School

2016 (Sophomore)

  • Named to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team
  • Tallied a 30-win season (singles/doubles) with an overall record of 38-21
  • Paired with Carolina Lewis for a 3-1 doubles mark in the fall
  • Partnered with Kaja Mrgole for a team-best 4-3 doubles record in the fall
  • Closed fall competition with a team-high 10 doubles and nine singles wins
  • Went three-for-three in singles action and tallied two doubles victories at the William & Mary Tribe Invitational
  • Earned a spot on the William & Mary All-Tournament Team
  • Advanced to the final round of competition in the Flight B singles bracket at the WVU Pink Invitational
  • Competed in the main singles draw at the ITA Atlantic Regional
  • Advanced to the round of 32 in the doubles main draw with Kaja Mrgole at the ITA Atlantic Regional
  • Recorded four-of-five doubles wins at the WVU Martha Thorn Invitational
  • Finished the fall season with a 19-6 combined record
  • Capped the spring season with a team-high 12-3 singles record and a 19-15 overall mark
  • Recorded a 10-0 record at the No. 2 singles slot in the spring
  • Logged a team-best seven doubles victories with Hailey Barrett on court one
  • Won 10 of her first 11 singles matches to start the spring season
  • Captured two Big 12 victories in singles action vs. Iowa State and Kansas State on court one

2015 (Freshman)

  • Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
  • Tallied a 30-win season (singles/doubles) with an overall record of 34-14
  • Made her Mountaineer debut at the Georgia State Invite
  • Recorded a 4-1 doubles record with Hailey Barrett in the fall
  • Advanced to the final round in the doubles bracket with Hailey Barrett at the Big Easy Tennis Classic
  • Finished the fall season with a 10-4 combined record
  • Finished the spring season with a 24-10 overall record
  • Named the WVU Student-Athlete of the Week following her performances against Wright State and UMBC 
  • Played primarily at the No. 4 slot and was second on the team with 12 singles wins in the spring
  • Won 10 consecutive matches in straight sets with the exception of Buffalo throughout the spring season
  • Won one singles match in Big 12 play vs. then-ranked No. 7 Baylor on court four
  • Had a team-best 12-5 doubles mark, partnering with Hailey Barrett, Lyn Yuen Choo, Yvon Martinez and Carolina Lewis throughout the spring season
  • Paired with Yvon Martinez to record a 3-0 mark at the No. 3 doubles slot

High School

  • Competed in several international tournaments – Lotto International Tennis Federation (ITF) Junior Tournament in Lebanon, the ITF Juniors Championships in Bahrain and the Al Wasl Club Dubai ITF Junior Championships in the United Arab Emirates
  • Competed in singles and doubles for the ITF Pro Circuit
  • Eighth-ranked junior player in Egypt while attending Maadi Narmer School
  • Career-best junior ranking of No. 373 in the world in January 2014
  • Earned a first-place finish in singles and doubles play at the 2014 ITF Tournament
  • Silver medal in singles play in the U-16 at the 2011 Arab Junior Tennis Championship
  • Silver medal in doubles play in the U-16 at the 2011 Arab Junior Tennis Championship with partner Nada Badran

Personal

  • Daughter of Mohamed Shaker and Heba El Mehalawi
  • Birthday is September 3
  • Majoring in sport psychology
  • Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
  • Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll
Year Singles Doubles Totals
2014 (Fall) 6-2 4-2 10-4
2015 (Spring) 12-5 12-5 24-10
2015 (Fall) 9-1 10-5 19-6
2016 (Spring) 12-3 7-12 19-15
2016 (Fall) 5-6 6-7 11-13
Totals 44-17 39-31 83-48

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By Scott Bartlett | October 25, 2015

This week's Wearing the Jersey features sophomore Habiba Shaker of the tennis team, presented by WVU Medicine.