Cori Lefkowith
Cori Lefkowith

Hometown:
Clayton, Mo.

High School:
Clayton

Birthdate:
05/16/1987



Lefkowith Radio Interviews:
BU All-Access Radio Show Interview - April 22, 2009

AS A SENIOR IN 2008-09

Earned First Team All-America East for No. 4 singles and No. 3 doubles with classmate Danielle Abraham ... Picked up two victories at No. 4 singles in the America East tournament ... Earned the clinching doubles victories against UMBC and Binghamton during the AE tournament ... Started the spring with a 11-match win streak and finished with a 23-6 record ... Recorded a 3-0 record at No. 3 and 14-2 mark at No. 4 ... Trailing 6-1, 4-1, against VCU's Alex Bara, Lefkowith ralied for a 1-6, 7-6(2), 6-1 victory to keep the Terriers alive and in position to stage the 4-3 upset over the nationally-ranked Rams ... Compiled a 15-8 doubles record with Abraham.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2007-08

Earned First Team All-America East honors for singles and doubles ... Received America East All-Academic honors ... Served as a co-captain ... Was a perfect 9-0 at No. 4 singles ... Also went 4-5 in the No. 3 spot ... Won both of her America East tournament matches ... Had a team-best 17-11 singles mark ... Paired with Danielle Abraham at second doubles and had an 11-8 record there ... Finished the regular season and the America East tournament with a five-match win streak ... Also had a four-match rally in March ... Picked up a win at No. 4 singles against nationally ranked Florida International ... The NCAA match against Stanford's No. 68 Whitney Deason at fourth singles was not finished.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2006-07

Received the No. 5 singles spot on the All-America East First Team ... Named the America East tournament's Most Valuable Player ... Was the team's most prolific winner this season, tallying 21 singles wins ... After an even 6-6 record in the fall, dropped just one match all spring in a team loss to nationally ranked Florida International ... Had an 11-match win streak from the start of the spring to the loss to FIU ... Finished the year on a four-match win streak ... Played in both matches in the America East tournament ... Was just one game short of earning a point for BU when her match against Stony Brook was called due to the team match being decided ... Won her match against UMBC in the finals of the AE tournament.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2005-06

Compiled a 21-4 overall singles record, including a 17-3 dual match mark ... Named to All-Conference First Team for No. 5 singles and All-Conference Second Team for No. 3 doubles ... Also earned spots on the All-Championship Team at fifth singles and third doubles ... Had a eight-match win streak to end the season ... Went 2-0 in the America East tournament before facing Patricia Starzyk of Miami in the NCAA Regionals ... Combined with Monica Sheperd, Danielle Abraham, and Laura Ahmes in doubles for a combined record of 18-9 ... Went 15-7 in doubles with Abraham, mostly in the third slot.

HIGH SCHOOL

Graduated from Clayton High School in 2005 ... Was the Missouri state doubles champion her sophomore year ... Took her junior year off and returned her senior year as a captain ... Consistently ranked in the top 150 nationally ... Also earned the Middlebury Book Award and took part in the National Youth Leadership Forum during her time at Clayton.

PERSONAL

Born May 16, 1987 in St. Louis, Mo. ... Daughter of Jamie Lefkowith ... Currently enrolled in the College of Communication.

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