#55 Denise Ellison
AS A SOPHOMORE: Did not play.
AS A FRESHMAN: Saw limited action,finishing the season 3-5 overall and 0-1 in dualmatches … defeated Vita Moskoliova of EastTennessee State (6-5, 6-0), Maggie Wilson ofMarquette (6-4, 2-6, 1-0), and Anya Dzeva ofPurdue (6-3, 2-6, 1-0) … 0-1 at No. 6 singles,losing to Jacquelyn Tang of Syracuse in threesets (6-7, 7-6, 0-1) … 1-3 overall in doublesaction … went 1-0 with Katie Potts and 0-3with Bailey Louderback … recorded a 1-0 markwith Potts at No. 3 doubles, defeatingChristiana Tan and Maria Vasilyeva of Syracuse(8-2).
HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL DATA: Four-year letterwinner at Stockdale HighSchool … played the top singles position andearned MVP her sophomore, junior and seniorseasons … named team captain as a junior andsenior … member of four CIF Central SectionDivision I championship teams … captured2005 and 2006 CIF Central Section valleysingles title … a Wendy[apos]s High School Heismannominee … member of the National HonorSociety, National Honor Roll and NationalSociety of High School Scholars … awardedthe USAA National Mathematics Award …named a 2007 Virtual Enterprise NationalFinalist … born May 1, 1989 in Muscat, Oman… daughter of Patricia and Robert Ellison …has a brother, Frances … majoring in financeand political science.