Maisie Silverman
Maisie Silverman
Year: 2018
Hometown: Brunswick, Maine
High School: Brunswick

2017-18: Team captain.... ITA Scholar-Athlete.... Senior Scholar Award recipient.... NESCAC Spring All-Academic selection.... Named to the 2018 NESCAC Spring All-Sportsmanship Team.... Named one of four finalists for the inaugural Ann Lebedeff Leadership Award, created by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association and endowed by the legendary Billie Jean King.... Teamed primarily with Bella Stone '19 and played mostly at No. 1 doubles in the spring.... Finished with a doubles record of 9-8 in dual matches.... Teamed with Stone to defeat Vasilisa Trofimova and Nicole Fouts of No. 32 Chapman University by a score of 8-7 (Feb. 20).... Silverman and Stone defeated Michelle Fleenor and Lauren Hassell of No. 18 Washington & Lee University by a count of 8-6 (March 18).... Earned an 8-6 win over Vanja Babunski and Julia Brogan of No. 40 Trinity College (April 8).... Picked up an 8-2 victory over Lydia Venditti and Jessica Tsai of rival No. 38 Colby (April 24).... Played the entire season at No. 1 singles, finishing with a record of 8-8 in dual matches.... Earned a 6-3, 6-4 win over Madison Ross of No. 32 Chapman University (Feb. 20).... Signature win came against No. 36 Nithya Kanagasegar of No. 15 Case Western Reserve, a 7-5, 2-6, 11-9 victory for Silverman (March 16).... Defeated Vanja Babunski of No. 40 Trinity College 5-7, 6-4, 10-5 (April 8).... Defeated Sabrina Ross-Neergaard of No. 19 Brandeis by a count of 6-0, 6-4 (April 21).... Away from the court, Silverman initiated programs to introduce tennis to children in local elementary schools; she also served on the Bates Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and volunteered for the Special Olympics.

2016-17: ITA Scholar-Athlete.... NESCAC Spring All-Academic selection.... Teamed with Bella Stone '19 at No. 1 doubles for most of the spring, finishing with a 7-11 record in dual matches.... Silverman played once with Kate Rosenthal '17 at No. 1 doubles and defeated Mount Holyoke College's Ayame Yazawa and Ching Ching Huang by a score of 9-7 (March 4).... Earned an 8-5 win over Anna Kankanala and Kimberly Zou of No. 13 nationally ranked Johns Hopkins University (March 18).... Picked up an 8-6 victory over Mina Karamercan and Katherine Wiley of No. 7 nationally ranked Tufts University (April 1).... Won 8-0 over Connecticut College's Stephanie Simon and Emily Migliorni (April 22).... Took down Colby College's Gabby Venditti and Lydia Venditti by a count of 8-3 (April 25).... Played the entire spring at No. 1 singles for Bates, posting a record of 7-11 in dual matches.... Earned a 6-3, 6-4 win over Kana Moriyama of No. 40 nationally ranked Caltech (Feb. 24).... Defeated Hamilton College's Clare Keyte by a count of 6-1, 6-1 (March 12).... Won 6-3, 6-3 over Andrea Gu of No. 27 nationally ranked Whitman College (March 17).... Followed up that win with a 4-6, 6-2, 10-7 victory over Jody Law of No. 13 nationally ranked Johns Hopkins University (March 18).... Defeated Colby College's Lydia Venditti in straight sets, 6-1, 6-4 (April 25).

2015-16: Played at No. 2 doubles for the vast majority of her sophomore season.... Finished with a 5-12 doubles record in dual matches.... Signature doubles victory came on April 2, 2016 when Silverman teamed with Kate Rosenthal to defeat Conner Calabro and Otilita Popa of No. 9 Tufts University at No. 2 doubles by a score of 8-4.... Played at No. 1 singles for the entire season for Bates.... Finished the year with a singles record of 4-13 in dual matches.... Signature win came on April 10, 2016 when Silverman defeated Haley Cohen of No. 28 Brandeis by a score of 6-1, 2-6, 6-4..... Earned a NESCAC victory over Connecticut College's Aleksandra Drljaca by a score of 6-0, 6-3 on April 17, 2016.

2014-15: Played at No. 2 doubles for the vast majority of her first year with the Bobcats, with one appearance at No. 1 doubles.... Compiled a doubles record of 7-8 in dual matches.... Teamed with Kate Rosenthal to get an 8-1 doubles victory at the Bowdoin Invitational on Oct. 18, 2014 over Emily Olson and Dasha Kostikina of No. 31 Wellesley College..... Teamed with Kelsey Pearson to win four straight matches at No. 2 doubles from Feb. 28, 2015-March 28, 2015, culminating in a 9-7 victory over Dylan Schlesinger and Maya Vasser from No. 28 Brandeis.... Teamed with Pearson again on April 2, 2015 to defeat Emily Olson and Caroline Hsu from No. 31 Wellesley College by a score of 8-5.... Moved up to No. 1 doubles with Pearson on April 11, 2015 and defeated Connecticut College's doubles team of Aleksandra Drljaca and Adrienne Sieverding by a score of 8-5.... Played the majority of the season at No. 3 singles for Bates, with a couple of appearances in the No. 1 position.... Compiled a singles record of 7-8 in dual matches.... Earned a couple of victories in the consolation bracket of the 2014 USTA/ITA Division III Women's New England Regional Championship, including wins over Carina Chen (7-5, 6-2) of No. 31 Wellesley College and Alexa Meltzer (6-2, 6-3) of No. 9 Tufts University.... Also picked up a win against No. 31 Wellesley College's Caroline Hsu at the Bowdoin Invitational (6-0, 3-6, 10-5).... Earned first dual match victory on Feb. 17, 2015 in a 6-1, 6-1 win over Emily Murnin of No. 19 Redlands.... Moved up to No. 1 singles on Feb. 28, 2015 and defeated Smith College's Kelli Cheung by a score of 6-0, 6-0.... Knocked off Simone Vandroff from No. 28 Brandeis at No. 3 singles by a score of 6-1, 6-2 on March 28, 2015.