- Sjouke Liem
Sjouke  Liem


Rotterdam, Netherlands

Last College:
Titus Brandsma College



Fall 2001: Went 4-6 during four fall tournaments ... fell to Tanja Buchheim of Middle Tennessee in the consolation finals of the June Stewart Invitational (Oct. 19-21) ... went 8-4 in doubles play with partners Femke deBoer, Natascha Immele and Monika Schmid ... went a perfect 3-0 with Schmid ... fell in the finals of the Middle Tennessee Fall Invitational (Oct. 12-14).

2000-2001: Posted a flawless 7-0 doubles record on the seaosn with partners Nadia Dellarciprete and Natascha Immele ... went 3-2 in dual match play at no. 6 singles and posted an 8-7 overall record ... won their respective flights at the Middle Tennessee Fall Invitational (Oct. 13-15) and the June Stewart Invitational (Oct. 27-29) with partner Dellarciprete ... placed third in her flight at the June Stewart Invitational (Oct. 27-29).

1999-2000: Posted a 10-8 overall singles record on the season ... was 7-4 at no. 6 singles ... posted a 9-10 overall doubles record with partner Michelle North and Esther Obergfoell ... advanced to the semifinals of the Flight 4 Consolation singles at the Middle Tennessee Fall Classic (Oct. 8-10) ... also participated in the ITA South Regional (Nov. 5-8) and the Georgia Tech/Holiday Inn Midtown North Invitational (Sept. 24-26) ... named to the Athletic Director?s Honor Roll.

1998-99: Posted an overall record of 17-11 in singles play ... had a 7-6 record at no. 5 singles ... won the Flight 6 singles at the Middle Tennessee State Fall Classic, defeating Claudia Schiffezyk of Chattanooga 6-3, 6-2 ... went 6-2 overall in the fall season of play ... won the Flight 3 doubles at the Middle Tennessee State Fall Classic with doubles partner Michelle North ... Liem and North went 7-2 in doubles play, including a 4-0 record during the fall season and a 3-2 record at no. 3 doubles ... posted a 2-2 overall record with doubles partner Keabetswe Mogonediwa ... named to the Athletic Director?s Honor Roll spring quarter 1998.

Odds and Ends: Full name is Sjouke Siauw Ling Liem ... born 10/25/80 in Leidschendam, Netherlands ... daughter of Sik Jauw Liem and Mei Fang Gan ... nicknames include Sjouks, Sjoukester, Liem-Liem ... started playing tennis at the age of seven because she was the last chance of the family after her three older brothers decided not to play ... she chose UAB because her brother is studying here ... what she enjoys most about UAB is the girls on the team and how well they all get along and hang out ... majoring in psychology.