Joy Li
Joy Li
Year: So.
Hometown: Beijing, China
High School: Weil Tennis Academy (Calif.)

Rising sophomore who split time between Nos. 1 and 2 singles last year en route to NCAC Newcomer of the Year honor.

2016-17: Earned the NCAC’s Newcomer of the Year award, giving the Scots three in a five-year span … Went 11-9 in singles play, splitting time between the first and second flights … Was 4-5 at No. 1 and 4-3 at No. 2 in dual matches … Won in impressive fashion 6-1, 6-2 over Wittenberg (March 31) helping the Scots to the sweep … Added a come-from-behind 3-6, 7-5, 1-0 (7) win over Allegheny (April 15) … Strung together a seven-match win streak with partner Elizabeth Brewington at No. 2 doubles, a streak that was headlined with an 8-6 win over Denison (March 29) … ITA Scholar-Athlete.

Prior to Wooster: Prepped at Weil Tennis Academy in California.

Personal: Born Sept. 21, 1998 … Daughter of Guowei Li … Majoring in art history.