Hometown: Cairo, Egypt
Previous School: American University of Cairo
Eligibility: Jr. Major:
2012: Finished second on the team with 15 singles victories and added 10 victories in doubles play as a sophomore...Went 15-2 in singles action, 6-1 in conference play...Was 2-0 at the No. 4 position, 1-0 at the No. 5 position and 12-2 at the No. 6 position...Finished the season on a 14-match singles winning streak...Teamed up with Susita Das to go 2-2, 0-1 in the conference play in doubles...Teamed up with Angelica Sidorenko to go 8-5, 4-3 in Big South play.
2011: Tied for team lead with 10 victories, going 10-8 as a freshman… also tied for first on the team with a 5-2 Big South singles record… named Big South Freshman of the Week on two occasions and went 7-4 from the fourth position… posted three-set win over Gardner-Webb’s Jenny Lunde in Big South Tournament… opened Conference play with three straight singles wins… totaled a 5-9 doubles record, including 5-6 when paired with Brooke Pletcher.
Prior to CSU: Alia Nour arrives from Cairo, Egypt after competing with much success at the high school, regional and national levels... she holds the No. 7 ranking in the 18 and under category, and is in the top 20 in the national ratings in Egypt... has been ranked nationally in her age group ever since playing in the 12 and under division... claimed victory at a number of local age-group tournaments and won first place in the Arab Junior Championships.