Northern Arizona

Northern Arizona Twitter
 
Ghizelene Doballah
Ghizelene Doballah
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.-1L
Hometown: Oran, Algeria
High School: Lotfi
Major: Interior Design

Academic Notes: Majoring in interior design with a minor in studio art...3.30 GPA at Barton Community College...Golden Eagle Scholar Athlete Award recipient in 2013.

2013 (RS Senior): All-Big Sky second team...12-15 overall singles record, 6-4 Big Sky singles record at No. 1 and 2...Wen 8-9 as primary No. 2 singles player...Recorded three win streaks of three or more matches...Had four-match winning streak from March 29-April 6...Won final three matches of the season...Only player on team to win both Big Sky Championship quarterfinal and semifinal matches...16-10 overall doubles record, 9-1 Big Sky doubles record at No. 2...Teamed primarily with Nicole Perez, as the duo went 16-9 overall as primary No. 2 doubles team...Won 13 consecutive matches to end the season...Named Big Sky Player of the Week on April 2...1-2 singles record and 2-1 doubles record during fall 2012 play.

2012 (RS Junior): All-Big Sky first team...9-13 overall singles record, 7-1 Big Sky singles record...Played entire season at No. 1 singles...Posted a 4-1 record in three-set matches...All four three-set victories were against conference opponents...7-13 overall doubles record, 4-2 Big Sky doubles record at No. 1, 2 and 3...Teamed primarily with Malia Wahinepio, as the duo went 4-6 overall and 3-6 as primary No. 1 doubles team...Won at No. 3 doubles against No. 71 Sacramento State...Won at No. 1 doubles against Montana in Big Sky Championship semifinal...Named Big Sky Player of the Week on March 27...6-8 singles record and 7-2 doubles record during fall 2011 play.

2011 (Junior): Redshirted.

Barton Community College: Attended Barton Community College in Great Bend, Kan. from 2008 to 2010...Played tennis for coach Sydney Bwalya.

High School: Attended Lotfi High School in Oran, Algeria...Won the Algerian Cup...Took third place in the African Cup...Also competed in the Arabic Cup

Personal: Ghizelene Doballah was born Jan. 1, 1990 in Oran, Algeria...First name is pronounced RIZZ-lean...Parents reside in home town of Oran...Father, Moustapha, played handball professionally...One younger brother, Anis...Hobbies include drawing....Transferred to NAU because it has her major and the tennis team seemed nice.