Karolina Grygierowska
Karolina Grygierowska
Height: 5-8
Year: Junior
Hometown: Edmonton, ALTA
High School: Harry Ainlay Composite High School
Position: Student Manager
Career highlights: Picked up first singles win in fall 2005 against Washington State's Kara Konomos 6-2, 7-5 in D singles at Maryland Invitational. 2005-2006 season Picked up first collegiate singles win by beating Washington State's Kara Konomos 6-2, 7-5 in D singles at Maryland Invitational ... also picked up a win in doubles with Ashley Miles at Brown Invitational ... 1-1 overall in doubles. Prior to Yale: Attended Bolletierri Tennis Academy her senior year in high school ... junior tennis accomplishments include winning two silver medals in the Western Canada Summer Games ... was the U18 Doubles Champion at the AT&T Open and the Provincial Doubles Champion in 2003 ... is a competitive downhill skier and was a Provincial Champion in skiing in 2000. Personal:
Residential College: Branford
Major: Cognitive Science/Psychology
Favorite food: Perogies
Favorite TV Show: Grey's Anatomy
Favorite Book: Snowfall
Nickname: K, Lina
Favorite Movie: The Shawshank Redemption
Favorite song: Never Going to be the Same - Sean Paul
Favorite class at Yale: Too many to choose
Favorite thing about New Haven: Variety of restaurants
Interesting fact nobody knows: Was born in Lodz, Poland, and speaks three languages (English, French, Polish)
Best sports memory at Yale: All the time spent with my teammates
Why she chose Yale: "Great camaraderie between teammates."
Other schools she officially visited: none
Post-graduate plans: Law school; psychologist