Maya Welch
Maya Welch
Height: 5-4
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Rye, N.Y.
High School: Ursuline

2012-2013: Went 4-13 overall in singles matches (3-12 dual match play and 1-1 tournament play) and 6-14 in doubles action (4-11 dual match play and 2-3 tourney play) … Went 1-3 at No. 2 singles and 2-9 at No. 3 singles … Won first match of the season at No. 2 singles versus Assumption (Sept. 12), 7-6 (7-5), 3-6, (10-8) … Won two-straight No. 3 singles tilts versus Curry (April 6), 6-3, 6-1 and Simmons (April 8), 7-5, 6-1 … Earned a 4-5 record with Jaclyn Carroll in No. 1 doubles and had a 2-9 mark with Abby Henry in No. 2 doubles … Recorded first No. 1 doubles win versus Assumption (Sept. 12), 8-6, with Carroll … … Also paired with Carroll to win the A Flight consolation tournament at the Salve Regina Doubles Invitational (Sept. 15) with 2-1 record … Claimed doubles victory with Carroll versus Hartford (Sept. 26), 8-6 … Defeated Curry (April 6) with Henry in No. 2 doubles, 8-0 … Finished regular season with an 8-3 win versus St. Anselm (April 14) with Henry … Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll … Member of the Holy Cross Leadership Academy and the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.

2011-2012: Went 8-8 overall in singles action … Registered a 2-0 record at No. 4 singles and a 6-8 mark at No. 5 singles … Began season with a straight-set victory over Regis at No. 4 singles (Sept. 9) … Won 6-0, 6-0 against Anna Maria at No. 4 singles  (Sept. 12) … Bested Connecticut College in the No. 5 singles match (Sept. 27) … Topped Merrimack with a straight-set victory at No. 5 singles (Sept. 30) … Followed with a 6-3, 6-0 win at No. 5 singles against Assumption (Oct. 5) … Wrapped up the fall’s action with a 6-2, 6-0 win over Hartford at No. 5 singles (Oct. 18) … Started spring play with a straight-set victory over Smith at No. 5 singles (March 11) … Defeated Wheaton at No. 5 singles (April 10) … Concluded the regular season with straight-set win over Clark (April 18).

2010-2011: Went 3-16 overall in singles and 3-14 in doubles play … Registered a 1-5 record at No. 3 singles and went 2-7 at No. 4 … Was 0-4 in singles tournament play … Saw first collegiate action against at the Salve Regina Doubles Invitational, playing with Molly Montgomery and advancing to the quarterfinals … Earned first collegiate win against Hartford in straight sets (Oct. 23) … Defeated Clark in straight sets (April 15) … Finished freshman campaign with a three-set victory over Connecticut College (April 16) … Went 1-5 with Molly Montgomery at No. 1 doubles, 1-5 with Carolyn Chandley at No. 2 doubles, 0-1 with both Mary McAuliffe and Emma Rudnik at No. 2 doubles, and 0-1 with Jen Daffron at No. 3 doubles.

Before Holy Cross: Played four years of varsity tennis at the Ursuline School … Team captain as a senior … Playing No. 2 singles, posted a 9-3 record as a junior and an 11-3 mark as a senior … Won team MVP award as a sophomore … Two time All-League selection … Named All-Section as a senior … Won school’s Outstanding Sportsmanship Award as a senior … Four-time Scholar Athlete honoree.

Personal: Daughter of James Welch and Kumi Ozawa-Welch … Father rowed for Georgetown … Has two sisters (Sara and Kana) … Majoring in History.

 

Welch's Career Statistics
Singles Overall Dual #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6
2010-2011 3-16 3-12 - - 1-5 2-7 - -
2011-2012 8-8 8-8 - - - 2-0 6-8 -
2012-2013 4-13 3-12 - 1-3 2-9 - - -
Total 15-37 14-32 - 1-3 3-14 4-7 6-8 -
                 
Doubles Overall Dual #1 #2 #3
2010-2011 3-14 2-13 1-5 1-7 0-1
2011-2012 0-0 0-0 - - -
2012-2013 6-14 4-11 2-2 2-9 -
Total 9-28 6-24 3-7 3-16 0-1