Rana El Derwy Athlete Profile

Rana El Derwy

Rana El Derwy
Height: 5-7 Roster Years: 2005-2007 Hometown: Giza, Egypt

Personal

  • Rana became interested in tennis as a 10-year-old when she passed she some tennis courts and decided she'd give tennis a try
  • She's an aggressive base line player who loves making winner shots and having control on the court
  • Favorite athletes are Kim Clijsters and Roger Federer

Before BYU

  • Played in the African Championship in 2004
  • Placed first in women's events and helped team to second place finish
  • Took second place in the 2003 Jordon ITF, as well Lebanon 2003, and Ahly ITF 2004
  • Placed first in Syria 2004 and 2005
  • Also participated for her school in all school tournaments

Stats

 

Year Singles Doubles
2005-2006 5-10 1-1
Career 5-10 1-1

2005-2006 | Freshman Year

  • Won her first dual singles match in her first outing for BYU in straight-sets over Utah State's Lauren Monson 6-1, 6-4
  • Compiled a 4-7 singles record in her first season as a Cougar