|High School:||University School of Nova Southeastern U.|
Major: Economics & Math
|Leah Bush|| |
Sophomore Year: NCAA National Team Champions. NESCAC Conference Champions. Little Three Champions. Achieved a 19-10 singles mark at the #1 and #2 line up positions and advancing to the Round of 16 in the ITA Regional Tournament. Compiled an 8-5 doubles record with various partners. Ranked #8 in singles in ITA fall rankings. All-NESCAC Academic Team. All-NESCAC First Team Singles. Simon Most Improved Player Award. Ranked #18 nationally in singles at year’s end. All-American in singles. ITA All-Academic Team. ITA Scholar Athlete.
Freshman Year: NCAA Team Championship Runner’s-Up. NESCAC Conference Champions. Little Three Champions. Compiled a 19-6 singles record playing at the #6 spot. Earned a 15-3 doubles mark primarily with partner Julia Cancio ’18. Advanced to the quarterfinals of the ITA Regional Doubles tournament. Captured 3rd place at NEWITT doubles tournament with partner Cancio. Ranked #7 in region and #25 in nation for doubles with partner Cancio at the end of the fall season. ITA All-Academic Team. ITA Scholar-Athlete.
High School: Starter on the University School of Nova Southeastern University high school team since 6th grade. All-County First Team, Second Team, or Honorable Mention all 7 years. Team captain (2013, 2014, & 2015). MVP for the two years the award was presented (2011, 2012). University School of NSU Female Scholar Athlete of the Year (2015). Career high Tennis Recruiting ranking of 4-star at #186 in the country.
Personal: Daughter of Howard and Eva Bush. Has an older brother, Aaron who graduated from Emory University and a younger sister, Elana.