Jess Perkins
Jess Perkins
Year: So.
Hometown: Shrewsbury, Mass.
High School: Shrewsbury

ACCOLADES

2015-16: Northeast-10 Player of the Week (Sept. 14, Sept. 22)...Northeast-10 All-Conference Second Team...Saint Anselm Fall Dean's List...Northeast-10 Fall Commissioner's Honor Roll...Saint Anselm Spring Dean's List.

2014-15: Northeast-10 All-Rookie Team ... Northeast-10 Rookie of the Week (Oct. 7) ... Northeast-10 Fall Commissioner's Honor Roll.

AT SAINT ANSELM

2015-16: Held down No. 1 singles spot with 17-2 overall record…Was 15-1 in dual matches at No. 1 spot, including 11-1 mark in the NE-10…Won first seven matches and finished season on 10-match winning streak...Fifteen straight-set singles victories…Reached round of 16 in A singles flight at USTA/ITA East Regional Championship…Went 14-6 overall in doubles play, including 13-4 with Meghan Golden…Was 9-4 with Golden in dual matches, 4-0 in tournament play and team-best 7-4 in NE-10…Won first nine matches of season with Golden and won B Doubles Title at USTA/ITA East Region Championship....Also went 1-2 in three No. 1 doubles matches with Tess Malerbi.

2014-15: Went 10-3 in singles play - all out of the No. 1 spot...Won 10 of her final 11 singles matches of the season...Wrapped up her rookie campaign with a season-high six-match win streak...Went 5-7 in doubles play - all at the No. 1 spot and 11 of 12 with classmate Ashley Sulkin as her partner...Captured four of the final six doubles matches of the season, including the last one with fellow freshman Meghan Golden.

BEFORE SAINT ANSELM: Played four years of tennis at Shrewsbury High School...Captain senior year...Four-time team MVP...Individual State Finalist senior and junior year...Team state finalist senior year...Individual Central Massachusetts District Champion all four years...Team Central Massachusetts District Champions senior and junior year...MIAA Sportsmanship Award senior year.

PERSONAL: Parents Michael and Susanna...Majoring in nursing...Aspires to become a nurse and coach tennis...Enjoys tennis, skiing, golf and singing.