Rana Sherif Ahmed
    Rana Sherif Ahmed

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Cairo, Egypt

    High School:
    Lycée El Horreya

    Height:
    5-5

    Experience:
    1st

    07/16/2014

    Fifty Bulldogs Selected as Mountain West Scholar-Athletes

    Fresno State's soccer and volleyball soccer squads led the way with six and five honors, respectively.

    07/10/2014

    `Dogs Awarded ITA Academic Honors

    Five women and two men named ITA Scholar-Athletes

    07/08/2014

    'Dogs Cap Season With 129 Combined Academic All-MW Honors

    Two of the department's 12 winter and spring sports - baseball and women's swimming and diving - scored 17 selections each.

    07/08/2014

    Fifty Bulldogs Selected as Mountain West Scholar-Athletes

    Fresno State's soccer and volleyball soccer squads led the way with six and five honors, respectively.

    07/07/2014

    Eighty-Six 'Dogs Honored to Academic All-MW Teams

    Two of the department's 12 winter and spring sports - baseball and women's swimming and diving - scored 17 selections each.

    04/27/2014

    2014 Mountain West Women's Tennis Champions

    Fresno State won its first ever Mountain West Women's Tennis Championship

    01/14/2014

    Women's Tennis - 2013 Fall Season

    Women's Tennis - 2013 Fall Season, Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2013.

    Ahmed

    Last updated on June 10, 2014

    Fresno State
    2013-14 (Sophomore): Named to the 2014 All-MW Singles Team ... appeared in 23 dual matches in her sophomore season ... concluded the year with a 14-17 overall singles record while posting an 8-11 mark in dual play at the No. 2 slate ... put up an overall 16-11 record in doubles action and 9-8 dual mark in all three positions ... won seven straight doubles matches from March 18 to April 27 at the No. 3 spot ... led the Bulldogs to the 2014 MW Championship and NCAA Tournament appearance clinching the winning point at No. 2 over New Mexico's Lizette Blankers (6-2, 7-5) in the championship match ... contributed in Fresno State's undefeated conference (5-0) and home (7-0) record as well as a final ITA ranking of No. 71.

    2012-13 (Freshman): Named the Mountain West Freshman of the Year ... made the All-Mountain West Singles Team and Doubles Team ... named to the 2013 Spring Academic All-Mountain West team ... joined the Bulldogs in January ... competed in 21 dual matches ... went 7-15 overall and 6-13 in dual matches in singles all at the top two spots ... named Mountain West Player of the Week and Sysco Student-Athlete of the Week on Feb. 11 ... clinched the 'Dogs 4-3 home victory over Wyoming with a 7-6(4), 2-6, 6-2 win over Veronica Popvici at No. 1 ... went 7-3 in three set matches ... recorded a 15-9 overall and 14-7 dual match doubles record... teamed mainly with Melissa McQueen for a 13-5 dual match record at No. 1 and No. 2 ... clinched the doubles point with McQueen at No.1 in the Bulldogs 4-3 win on the road at Boise State with a 9-8 (9-7) victory over the Pietzuch sisters ... contributed to the 7-1 home record and No. 56 ITA final ranking

    Prior to Fresno State: Won the ITF Qatar Open two years consecutively in both singles and doubles (2009-10) ... Won ITF in Syria in 2009 ... Won ITF in Oman in 2009 ... Was number 1 in Ladies in Egypt in 2010 and won the national championship ... Won ITF in Egypt 2011 ... Won Qatar Open doubles with sister.

    Personal: Born June 20, 1994 ... parents are Amal Thabet and Sherif Ahmed ... has three siblings: Mayar, Dalia and Rowane ... hobbies include watching movies and spending time with friends and family ... also played badminton in high school ... favorite athlete is Roger Federer because he's very talented and she enjoys watching him play ... biggest athletic thrill was winning Qatar open two years in a row in both singles and doubles ... most admires her parents because they work very hard for she and her sisters... came to Fresno State because she likes the environment and team.

    Career Singles Statistics

    YearOverallDualTourn
    2012-137-156-131-2
    2013-1414-178-116-6
    Totals21-3214-247-8

    Career Doubles Statistics

    YearOverallDualTourn
    2012-1315-914-71-2
    2013-1416-119-87-3
    Totals31-2023-158-5

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