The Irish hosted the three-day invitational at the Courtney Tennis Center.
AS A JUNIOR: Played exclusively during the fall season with appearances at the Notre Dame Invitational and WMU Super Challenge … defeated Cincinnati’s Samantha Perry at Western Michigan in three sets, 4-6, 6-3, 1-0 (7-2) … played solely with Darby Mountford at doubles ... earned a monogram.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Made Notre Dame debut during the fall season... picked up first collegiate singles victory at the Ball State Fall Invitational over Valparaiso's Paige Heuer (7-6 (7-2), 6-0) ... earned final singles win at the USTA/ITA Midwest Regional Championships over IUPUI's Rachel Bridegroom in straight sets (6-4, 6-2) ... paired with Darby Mountford for all but one doubles match ... began the season with a two-match doubles winning streak, defeating Valparaiso's Megan Barthels/Angelina Goheen (8-6) and Wright State's Chelsea Girgash/Megan Brdicka (8-6) at the Ball State Fall Invitational ... capped the season with a win in final doubles tilt over IUPUI's Bobbi Modesto/Rachael Bridegroom at the Western Michigan Super Challenge ... earned a monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN: Did not compete for Notre Dame during her freshman year.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-year letterwinner at St. Joseph High School for coach Bill Mountford ... played No. 1 singles for the 2010 state championship team ... was voted team co-captain in her senior season alongside current Notre Dame teammate Darby Mountford ... also named academic all-state, all-state, and team MVP ... member of the National Honor Society, French Honor Society, and named a St. Joe Scholar ... full name is Alaina Michelle Roberts ... born in Mishawaka, Indiana, ... daughter of Terry Hamood and Leigh Ann Roberts ... has one brother, Phillip ... mother, Leigh Anne, was an All-American diver at the University of Michigan ... brother, Phillip, played tennis at Carthage College ... grandfather also attended Notre Dame ... enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business and majoring in marketing.