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    Alexis Conill
    Alexis Conill

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

    High School:
    Cardinal Gibbons

    Height:
    5-8

    Birthdate:
    11/11/1985



    2007-08: A senior leader and doubles specialist ... Academic All-Big Ten recipient ... Compiled a 35-6 overall doubles record, including 18-2 in dual play and 8-1 in-conference ... Suffered a season ending injury at Minnesota 4/13 ... Went 9-4 in singles overall this season ... During the fall, posted a record of 13-3 in doubles... Started the fall on a seven-match winning streak ... Won the doubles title with Lauren Lui at the Nike-Cal Invitational with a 9-7 win over Abdala and Megale of Arizona State ... Reached finals of Wildcat Invitational before falling to Nazlie Ghazal and Maria Mosolova ... Made it to semifinals of ITA Midwest Regional Championships and Duals in the Desert ... Reached the finals of the Duals in the Desert ... Also reached the championship of the Wildcat Fall Invitational ... Defeated three Big Ten opponents on the way to second-place finish ... Started season with two-straight wins at Nike-Cal Invitational.

    2006-07: Doubles specialist ... 15-3 doubles record with Samantha Murray at No. 3, including an 8-1 conference record ... Pair entered NCAA round of 16 on nine-match winning streak ... Won two matches in Big Ten Championship with Murray ... Advanced to the doubles championship of the consolation draw at the National Collegiate Tennis Classic with Suzie Matzenauer ... Went 6-3 in singles and 8-2 in doubles in the fall ... Won three singles matches at the Wildcat Invitational ... Went undefeated in doubles at the Wildcat Invitational with Matzenauer ... Advanced in doubles to the quartefinals of the ITA Midwest Regional Championships with Murray ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2005-06: Composed a 13-7 overall record, with a 4-0 dual and 3-0 Big Ten mark ... Went 17-5 overall in doubles, including a perfect 5-0 record in dual play ... Was ranked No. 56 nationally in doubles with Georgia Rose for the April 4 ITA rankings ... Advanced to the doubles semifinals at the National Collegiate Tennis Championships alongside Rose ... Won four-straight matches from 10/20-11/6 and 2/11-4/23 ... Took victories in six-straight doubles matches alongside Rose (1/16-4/8) ... Posted a 7-3 overall fall singles record ... Went 7-2 in fall doubles play ... Won all three of her singles matches at the Western Michigan Super Challenge ... In fall, went 4-0 overall in doubles with partner Nazlie Ghazal.

    2004-05: 17-10 overall, 7-6 dual, 4-2 Big Ten in singles ... Began dual career with a straight-set win against DePaul at No. 5, then competed at No. 6 for the rest of the spring ... Went 1-1 at ITA National Team Indoor Championship, winning her match against No. 24 New Mexico ... Notched first-career Big Ten win vs. Penn State (4/1) at No. 6 ... All seven dual victories came in straight sets ... In the fall posted 10-3 singles record ... Went perfect 3-0 at Wildcat Invitational to win third flight ... Went 3-1 at Milwaukee Tennis Classic, falling to teammate Alexis Prousis in the semifinals ... Posted a 5-2 doubles record.

    High School: Recipient of 12 FHSAA state gold medals over four years ... Miami Herald and Sun Sentinel newspapers All-County tennis player 2004 ... First-team all-county singles and doubles all four years ... Miami-Herald Female Scholar Athlete of the Year 2004 ... Winner of Cardinal Gibbons' "Best All-Around Senior Superlative" Award.

    Personal: Born Alexis Marie Conill on 11/11/85 ... Daughter of John and Annette Conill ... Chose NU over Wake Forest, Georgia Tech, Auburn and South Carolina ... National Merit Scholar and National AP Scholar ... Majoring in economics.

    Conill's Stats

    Year Overall Dual Big Ten
    2004-05 17-10 7-6 4-2
    2005-06 13-7 4-0 3-0
    2006-07 7-7 0-0 0-0
    2007-08 9-4 0-0 0-0
    Total 46-28 11-6 7-2
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