Elizabeth Erbafina
Elizabeth Erbafina
Year: 2017
Hometown: Sudbury, Mass.
High School: Lincoln-Sudbury Regional

2016-17: Team captain.... ITA All-Academic Scholar Athlete.... NESCAC Spring All-Academic selection.... One of 38 Bates graduates to receive the Senior Scholar Award from the Bates Department of Athletics.... Teamed with Bella Stone '19 and advanced to the round of 16 at the 2016 ITA Division III Women's New England Regional Championship with an 8-4 win over Julia Keller and Katherine Wiley of No. 7 nationally ranked Tufts (Sept. 23).... Played at No. 2 doubles in the spring with Isabelle Rovinski '20 and finished with a record of 8-9.... Defeated Vinciane Chen and Sophia Chen of No. 40 Caltech by a score of 8-0 (Feb. 24).... Defeated Haley Cohen and Ariana Ishaq of No. 19 Brandeis by a count of 8-2 (March 3).... NESCAC wins included an 8-6 win over Hamilton College's Clare Keyte and Samantha Weeks (March 12).... Posted an 8-4 victory over Trinity College's Krista Jiranek and Ania Aliev (April 9).... Won 8-5 over Connecticut College's Aleksandra Drljaca and Angelica Warren (April 22).... Defeated Colby College's Jamie Pine and Maddie Lupone by a count of 8-1 (April 25).... In singles, Erbafina defeated Sarah Shadowens of No. 5 nationally ranked Bowdoin by a count of 7-6, 6-3 at the Bowdoin Invitational (Oct. 14).... Played the entire spring season at No. 2 singles.... Posted a singles record of 4-12 in dual matches.... Earned a 6-3, 7-5 victory over Trinity College's Julia Brogan (April 9).... Knocked off Connecticut College's Emily Migliorni 6-1, 6-2 (April 22).... Earned a 6-1, 6-3 victory over Colby College's Gabby Venditti (April 25).

2015-16: ITA All-Academic Scholar Athlete.... Played at No. 1 doubles the entire season with Bella Stone.... Compiled a doubles record of 4-12 in dual matches.... Signature win came against the No. 1 doubles team of No. 28 Brandeis, an 8-1 victory for Erbafina and Stone on April 10, 2016.... Played at No. 2 singles the entire season for Bates.... Finished the year with a singles record of 5-11 in dual matches.

2014-15: Played the vast majority of the year at No. 1 doubles, compiling a doubles record of 6-9 in dual matches.... Got the year off to a great start at the USTA/ITA Division III Women's New England Regional Championship on Sept. 26, 2014, teaming with Elena Mandzhukova to win 9-8 (4) over No. 17 MIT's Sonya Das and Michelle Dutt in the Round of 32.... Won two doubles matches at the Bowdoin Invitational with Mandzhukova, defeating No. 4 Bowdoin's Kyra Silitch and Samantha Stalder 8-6 on Oct. 17, 2014 and No. 31 Wellesley College's Sojung Lee and Carina Chen 8-6 on Oct. 18, 2014.... Signature dual match victory during the season came at No. 1 doubles with Mandzhukova, an 8-4 victory over Jacqueline Baum and Conner Calabro of No. 9 Tufts University.... Played at No. 2 singles for Bates, finishing the year with a record of 8-6 in dual matches.... Victories included wins over opponents from No. 19 Redlands, No. 28 Brandeis, No. 8 Wesleyan and No. 31 Wellesley.... Went 2-1 at the Bowdoin Invitational in the fall of 2014, including wins over opponents from No. 4 Bowdoin and No. 31 Wellesley.

2013-14: Went 9-10 in singles, mainly at the No. 2-3 spots.... Finished 10-10 in doubles at the No. 1 position.