Marcelli Magday
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    Marcelli Magday

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Arlington, TX

    High School:
    Nolan Catholic

    Height:
    5-2

    Major:
    Biology

    2012-13 (Sophomore)
    Won 14 doubles and seven singles matches ... finished the season playing No. 3 doubles with Tiffany Tran ... they were 9-8 overall, including two wins against Mountain West opponents ... went 5-4 with Anastasia Hueffner during the fall tournament season ... they advanced to the finals of the No. 2 doubles flight at the season-opening Gopher Invitational.

    2011-12 (Freshman)
    Posted an 8-3 overall singles record, including a perfect 5-0 mark in dual matches ... went 4-0 at the No. 5 position ... won four doubles matches, including three with Natasha Rizvi.

    Before Air Force
    Four-year letterwinner in tennis ... three-time team MVP selection ... placed second at the state tournament each of her four years ... ranked 37th in the state of Texas ... advanced to the quarterfinals of the Texas Summer Grand Slam in 2009 ... earned the TAPPS all-state academic award twice ... two-time winner of Arlington Super Championship Major Zone Sportsmanship Award ... member of National Honor Society ... high school tennis coach was Gaye Houk.

    Personal
    Parents are Raidell and Ophelia Magday ... has two sisters ... completed Operation Air Force at Hill AFB, Utah, this past summer ... also completed an Ambassadors of Inclusion program by interning at Coca-Cola in Egypt ... also worked Basic Cadet Training ... would like to become a physical therapist in the future ... active in her squadron as the First Sergeant, dealing with disciplinary issues ... member of superintendent's list twice ... hobbies include drawing and singing ... also recruited by Murray State ... favorite food is pan fried noodles ... favorite movie is Gran Torino ... favorite book is the Eragon series ... person in history she would most like to meet is Mother Teresa ... greatest moment in sports was rallying from a 7-1 deficit with Tiffany Tran to win the doubles point against Nevada last season ... credits her parents with the biggest influence on her sports career ...started playing tennis at age 9 ... favorite professional tennis player is Rafael Nadal ... member of cadet squadron 25.

    Inside Women's Tennis