Amber Li
Amber Li
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Tampa, Fla.
High School: HB Plant

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, was ranked as highly as No. 78 in doubles … 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.