Amber Li
Amber Li
Year: So.
Hometown: Tampa, Fla.
High School: HB Plant
Major: History
Residential College: Morse

2012-13 Season (Sophomore): Played mostly at No. 5 singles…Went 5-3 in the fall and 11-8 in the spring… Biggest win came against Arkansas at No. 4… Opened the spring season with an eight-match winning streak…Went 10-5 at Nos. 1 and 2 doubles with Madeleine Hamilton in the spring… Won with Hamilton at No. 2 against Georgia Tech in the NCAA Tournament... Compiled a 9-3 doubles record in the fall season… Advanced to the finals of the Cissie Leary Invitational playing with Hanna Yu… Reached the finals of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center College Invitational with Madeleine Hamilton… Reached the semifinals of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center College Invitational.

2011-12 Season (Freshman): Won the Special Contribution Award, which is voted on by the players and "Awarded to a special person who has contributed much more than tennis and whose presence was vital to the spirit of the women's tennis team"… With Annie Sullivan, peaked at No. 58 in doubles rankings … With Vicky Brook '12, was ranked as highly as No. 78 in doubles and made First Team All-Ivy … In singles, went 11-8 … Played at No. 6 singles … Ended season on 5-1 run, but did not play singles after March … In doubles, compiled a 14-9 record … Played at No. 1 with Brook, going 6-3 … Went 6-3 when playing with Sullivan … With Brook, topped teams that finished the season ranked No. 40 and No. 45 … Advanced to the finals of the fourth draw at the USTA Invitational … Lost in the semifinals at Northeast Regionals in doubles.

Before Yale: Peaked as’s No. 15 recruit in 2011 … No. 35 USTA national ranking … Winner of G18 National Open in doubles … Winner of G16 National Open in singles … National High School All-American in 2011 … AP Scholar with distinction … Mu Alpha Society (Math Honors) … National Honors Society … Took official visits to Rice and Yale, and an unofficial visit to Harvard.