Cherie Kaneshiro Athlete Profile

Cherie Kaneshiro

Height: 5-5 Roster Years: 1991-1995 Hometown: Mililani, HI Last School: Punahou High School


  • Business management major

Before BYU

  • Prince All-American
  • 1988, 1989 state singles champion
  • ILH singles champion for four years
  • 1990 ILH Player of the Year
  • 1990, 1991 ILH All-Star
  • Family chosen 1990 HPTA Family of the Year


  • 1994 All-WAC Olympic Sports Academic
  • Ranked No. 27 in doubles in 1993 pre-season poll
  • 1991-1993 Cougar Club Scholar/Athlete
  • All-WAC singles in 1994 along with BYU Sportsmanship Award, ITA All-America Scholar/Athlete Award and Tennis Magazine's Arthur Ashe Collegiate Award for Leadership and Sportsmanship in NCAA Division I
  • Won three qualifying matches at the 1994 Riviera All-American to advance to the main draw
  • WAC Player of the Week in October
  • Fall national ranking of 47 in singles