Marianne Eelens
Marianne Eelens


Noord, Aruba

High School:
Colegio Arubano


Fall 2008 - Senior
Missed fall season due to injury.

2008 - Junior
Spring: Missed spring season due to injury.
Fall: Competed in two tournaments ... Earned two singles wins at the Spartan Invitational, defeating opponents from Morehead State and Toledo.

2007 - Sophomore
Spring: Compiled a 6-9 overall record ... Played most matches at the No. 5 and 6 spots ... Defeated Elizabeth Exon of No. 25 Michigan in three sets, 7-6, 2-6, 1-0 ... Finished with a singles record of 4-1 ... Finished 5-3 in doubles.
Fall: Advanced to the semifinals in singles at the Northwestern Wildcat Invitational, finishing the tournament with a 3-1 mark ... Advanced to the quarterfinals in doubles at the Wildcat Invitational.

2006 - Freshman
Spring: Competed at No. 6 singles, earning four wins ... Had success in doubles at No. 3 with a 7-3 regular season record and a 2-1 mark at No. 2 ... Was 4-1 when paired with Ana Milosavljevic and 5-3 when paired with Pascale Schnitzer ... Earned three wins in the Big Ten, closing out the season with victories over opponents from Iowa, Minnesota and Illinois.
Fall: Advanced to the doubles quarterfinals at The Yonex Spartan Cup with Ana Milosavljevic ... Went 2-0 in doubles at the Wolverine Invitational ... Won the singles consolation match at the ITA Midwest Regional Championship.

High School
Earned a career-high International Tennis Federation combined ranking of 438 ... No. 1 player in Aruba ... Earned outstanding International Tournament Achievement at Saddlebrook Tennis Academy.

Born Nov. 4, 1987 in Brasschaat, Belgium ... Daughter of Frank and Hilda Eelens ... Father was a soccer player ... A health studies major.