Awards and Honors
Academic All-Big 12 Second Team (2013, 2014)
Iowa State's Most Improved Player (2011)
Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (F11, S12, F12)
ISU Scholar Athlete (2013, 2014)
Went 16-20 overall in singles action…defeated teammate Caroline Andersen in three sets to win title at UNI Invitational…played most of spring season at No. 5 singles slot.was 9-12 overall in doubles play…went undefeated in singles and doubles in double header against Bradley and South Dakota.
Broke into the lineup playing primarily at No. 6 singles ... was 13-21 overall and 2-7 in Big 12 action ... earned first conference victory against West Virginia's Irinka Toidze in ISU's lone conference win of the season ... also defeated Kansas' Victoria Khanevskaya ... went 8-17 in doubles action, including 1-5 in conference play ... teamed with Caroline Andersen at No. 3 doubles for majority of spring season ... duo defeated West Virginia's Toidze and Vivian Tsui.
Finished the season with a 5-5 record in singles play ... also went 4-5 in doubles action, teaming with Jenna Langhorst (2-2), Nikki Reber (0-3) and Marie-Christine Chartier (2-0).
Finished freshman campaign 8-3 in singles action and 4-5 in doubles play ... earned spring wins over North Dakota's Hallie Welk and UMKC's Suzan Lisenby ... went 3-1 while teaming with Liza Wischer in doubles play in the spring.
Four-year letterwinner at Milton High School ... team advanced to quarterfinals play of the state tournament two years in a row ... went 11-4 in singles her senior season ... named team's Most Valuable Player ... held team's best winning percentage ... awarded the Coaches Award ... played at the Olde Towne Athletic Club under the direction of Jerry Baskin.
Born Sept. 9, 1992 ... daughter of Samuel and Leslie Waites ... has one brother: Alex ... majoring in Communication Studies.