HALL OF FAME

 

LOUISE ALLEN
Tennis
Bachelor of Science, 1984
Business Administration

 

  • Four-time All-American, 1981-1984
  • Won NCAA Doubles Championship with Gretchen Rush Magers, 1983
  • Captured Pan American Games doubles title with Magers, 1983
  • NCAA singles semifinalist, 1983
  • Won Broderick Award (best collegiate player in women’s tennis), 1983
  • Amassed a singles record of 115-11 for the Tigers
  • Ranked in the top 100 in singles and doubles as a pro
  • Reached third round of singles at Wimbledon and U.S. Open, and quarterfinals of doubles
  • Nominated for Women’s Tennis Association Comeback Player of the Year, 1992, after battling back from an injury
  • Retired from pro tennis in 1993 with five singles and eight doubles titles to her name
  • Native of Winston-Salem, N.C. Elected to North Carolina Tennis Hall of Fame.