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Hibah Shaikh

5'7''
Height
Sophomore
Class
Teaneck, N.J.
Hometown
BTT Tennis Academy (Barcelona, Spain)
High School / Club
Hibah Shaikh - Women's Tennis - Virginia Cavaliers

2021-22

  • Competed in four ITF World Tennis Tour qualifying tournaments in Monastir, Tunisia over the summer, twice advancing to the qualifying final (July-August)
  • Also played in qualifying for an ITF World Tennis Tour tournament in Antalya, Turkey (6/28)

2020-21

  • All-ACC Academic Team
  • Named the ACC Freshman of the Week after picking up wins in doubles and singles against Marshall (2/17)
  • Clinched the Cavaliers’ 4-2 victory against Tennessee to advance to the NCAA Round of 16 with a 7-5, 6-1 win against Daria Kuczer (5/8)
  • Went 3-0 in singles and 3-0 in doubles (partnering with Vivian Glozman) in the NCAA Championship
  • Finished her rookie season with a 10-10 record in singles, playing primarily at No. 4, and was 7-3 in doubles
  • ACC Academic Honor Roll

JUNIORS AND PRIOR TO UVA

  • Ranked as high as No. 7 recruit by TennisRecruiting.net as a blue-chip recruit in 2019
  • Reached a career-high ITF junior ranking of No. 103
  • Singles semifinalist at the 2020 ITF J2 Valencia Junior Championship
  • Competed in the singles qualifying draw at the 2020 Australian Open and the 2019 US Open Junior Championships
  • Singles quarterfinalist at the 2019 J1 Mundial Juvenil Cancun
  • Advanced to the singles third round of the 2019 JA Orange Bowl in Plantation, Fla.
  • Competed in the singles main draw at the 2018 ITF $25K in Bethany Beach, Del.
  • Doubles quarterfinals at the 2020 JA Banana Bowl in Criciuma, Brazil
  • Doubles finalist at the 2019 Grade 1 Coffee Bowl in Costa Rica
  • Doubles quarterfinalist at the 2019 Grade 1 Eddie Herr Championships in Bradenton, Fla.

PERSONAL & MISCELLANEOUS

  • Daughter of Riyaz Shaikah and Shirin Khan
  • Has a sister, Myra
  • Economics major

VIRGINIA CAREER STATS

SINGLES DOUBLES
Year Overall Dual ACC Overall Dual ACC
2020-21 10-10 9-9 4-5 9-5 7-3 0-0
Career 10-10 9-9 4-5 9-5 7-3 0-0