Crusaders Women's Tennis BIO
Katie Elia
Player Profile:
Katie Elia 2288556
Height: 5'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Erie, Pa.
High School: Mercyhurst Prep

A Veteran Leader in the Holy Cross Leadership Academy.

Career Honors:
2014-2015 GoHolyCross.com Crusader of the Week (04/13/15)
2014-2015 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll 

2015-2016 (Sophomore):

  • Went 9-10 overall in singles play for the season
  • Posted a 6-4/6-2 victory in the No. 5 singles match in the Patriot League Tournament victory over Lafayette
  • Won the No. 4 singles match in the victory over Roger Williams (4/1) by a score of 6-4/6-1
  • Earned a No. 4 singles victory with a score of 7-6 (7-5), 6-4 in the win over Bentley
  • Posted a 6-3/6-1 victory in the No. 4 doubles match against Hartford (4/10)
  • Won the No. 4 singles match against Wheaton (4/15) by a score of 6-3/6-0
  • Also posted a 6-8 record in doubles action
  • Won the C Flight doubles championship at the Grass Court Doubles Tournament , defeating Johnson & Wales (8-4), Bridgewater State (8-2) and UMass Dartmouth (8-1)
  • Earned a No. 2 doubles victory against Roger Williams (4/1) with a score of 8-5
  • Posted a 6-4 victory in the No. 2 doubles match against Hartford (4/10)
  • Claimed the No. 2 doubles match against Wheaton (4/15) with a score of 8-3

2014-2015 (Freshman):

  • Posted a 7-9 overall singles record (6-8 dual match) and a 7-13 overall doubles record (6-10 dual match)
  • Mostly played No. 5 singles and No. 2 doubles (w/Abby Henry)
  • Also played No. 4 singles
  • Named the GoHolyCross.com Crusader of the Week (04/13/15)
  • Earned No. 5 singles wins over Siena (4-6, 6-1, 10-8), Stonehill (6-1, 1-6, 10-6), Johnson & Wales (6-0, 6-1), St. Anselm (6-0, 6-0) and New Haven (6-2, 6-1)
  • Won a No. 4 singles match against Bentley (6-3, 6-2)
  • Won doubles matches against Lafayette (8-4), Stonehill (8-5), Johnson & Wales (8-0), St. Anselm (8-0), Bentley (8-5) and New Haven (8-0)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

High School:

  • Played four seasons of varsity tennis under head coach Kelly Maslar at Mercyhurst Preparatory School
  • Captained team as a junior and senior
  • Named D-10 Player of the Year as a senior
  • Selected as first team All-Region in 2012, 2013 and 2014
  • Voted the Erie Times Player of the Year as a senior
  • Team won PIAA AA State Championship in 2013 and 2014
  • On doubles team that won PIAA AA State Championship as a senior
  • Class President
  • Member of National Honor Society

Personal:

  • Daughter of Michael and Lynne Elia
  • Has three sisters (Kristen, Lauren and Annie)
  • Father played football and baseball at Trinity
  • Mother played field hockey at Rhode Island
  • Sister, Kristen, played soccer at Trinity (Class of 2014)
  • Sister, Lauren, is a member of the Providence soccer team (Class of 2016)
  • Majoring in Physics
Elia's Career Statistics
Singles Overall Dual #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6
2014-2015 7-9 6-8 - - - 1-1 5-7 -
Career 7-9 6-8 - - - 1-1 5-7 -
                 
Doubles Overall Dual #1 #2 #3
2014-2015 7-13 6-10 - 6-10 -
Career 7-13 6-10 - 6-10 -
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