Amherst Women's Tennis Players

  Susanne Santola '97: Co-Captain
Summit, NJ/Kent Place High School

All-State for 4 years at Kent Place. Played on State Championship teams in '89-'90. Ranked #4 in NJ and #30 in the ETA as a junior player. As a junior played number five singles and number three doubles. Won the New England Championship at number five singles and number three doubles. Overall singles record 17-4.

 Ting Yu '97: Co-Captain
Pittsburgh, PA/Mt. Lebanon High School

Played #1 singles for Mt. Lebanon, which won the W. Pennsylvania Team Championship. As a senior won the Pennsylvania Sate High School Doubles Championship. Ranked 3rd in singles and 2nd in doubles in the AMTA in '93. Played number two and three singles and number one doubles as a junior. Overall singles record of 17-7. Ranked in doubles at number seven in the East and number 22 in the nation.

 Pam Diamond '99
Trumbull, CT/Trumbull High School

High School: #1 singles player, 9-12. State Open semi-finalist, All County Connecticut Post All-Star. Ranked #3 in Connecticut, final rankings. Seeded #2 in Connecticut State Open. NELTA 16's Q#22 Wightman Sectionals, '93-'94.

As a freshman went undefeated at number three singles in the fall and number two singles in the spring. Winner of the Rolex Championships and the New England Championships in doubles. Finalist of the Rolex Championships and winner of flight two of the New England Championships in singles. Nationally ranked in both singles and doubles. Presented with the ITA RPlayer to Watch Award.

 Laura Keith '99
Wayzata, MN/The Blake School

High School: #1 ranked senior in Minnesota, '94 Minnesota State high school singles champion. Northwestern Tennis Association rank of #3 in singles and #1 in doubles. Nationally ranked in both singles and doubles.

Led the team at number one singles and doubles as a freshman. Winner of The Rolex Championship in singles and runner-up in doubles. Nationally ranked in both singles and doubles.

 Neely Steinberg '99
Concord, MA/Concord-Carlisle High School

High school: Played singles on state championsh team 2 years in a row. High school match record of 39-2. Ranked #8 in 16-and-Under New England Lawn Tennis Association (NELTA). Won the Rhode Island Junior Championships, Sept. '94.

Played number four singles and number two doubles her rookie year. Rolex and New England Champion in doubles with teammate Pam Diamond. Overall singles record of 25-2 and doubles record of 30-1.

 Samantha Toerge '99
Potomac, MD/Winston Churchill High School

High School: Played #1 singles for Winston Churchill. Mid-Atlantic Tennis Association (MATA) 16-and-Under. Fourth in Maryland, 20th in MATA. Won 4th place in Maryland State Championships.

Played number six and seven singles as a freshman. Won flight six of the Middlebury Invitational.

 Debbie Cook '00 Old Lyme, CT/Old Lyme High School

State Champion Fall Tennis for Connecticut 1995. Undefeated at Old Lyme, 1994-1995. RPlayer of the YearS, New London County, 1993, 1995. Ranked #25 NELTA Girls 18s.

 Gay Heit '00
Blacklick, OH/Columbus School for Girls

Captained CSG to State Championship Title. Played number one doubles for four years. Ranked as one of the top doubles players in Ohio.