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2020 Australia Tennis Recruit – Luna Jokanovic

The Student

  • Possible College Major: Law, IT
  • Attends: Applecross Senior High School, WA Australia
  • Graduates: December 2019
  • SAT: Sitting 2nd Exam March 2019
    • Reading & Writing: 580
    • Math: 530
    • Total: 1110

Academic Awards/Achievements:

  • 2016 & 2017 – Top of the Class in English
  • 2016 – Top of the Class in French
  • 2016 – Top of the Class in Computer Systems
  • 2014 – Student Citizenship Award

The Person

Character Traits

  • Self-motivated and committed
  • Excels in team environment and individually
  • Hard working and driven
  • Polite, sensible and mature
  • Dedicated athlete

Community & Leadership

  • 2015 – 2019 – Student Councillor – Applecross Senior High School
  • 2015 – 2019 – Represented Applecross Senior High School at state and national events
  • Assisting with holiday clinics at Scarborough Tennis Club
  • Assisting with in-term classes at Scarborough Tennis Club
  • Assisting with coaching primary School Students at Applecross Senior High School
  • See link below for character reference letters

A Word From Luna

“I am very exited about the educational and athletic opportunities college has to offer. Through this experience I would like to grow as a student, player and an individual whilst enjoying the new lifestyle in a team environment while competing in the sport I love.”

The Player

  • Right-handed, (Double handed backhand)
  • Height: 5 ft 7
  • Weight: 143 lbs
  • Awards Received:
    • 2015, 2017 & 2018 – Player of the Year at Applecross Senior High School
    • 2017 – Shane Smedley Elite Player of the Year
    • 2017 – All Australian at Pizzey Cup
    • 2017 – John Newcombe Sportsmanship Award
  • Highest Achieved UTR: 9.30
  • Australian Ranking: 128

Strengths

  • Aggressive game style
  • Athletic with good court coverage and movement
  • Good positioning of serve to allow for free points
  • Confident moving in with strong net play
  • Ability to alter ball speed, height, angle, pace and depth
  • Strong fighting mentality

Head to Head Results

  • Amber Marshall (UTR 11.46)
  • Shanelle Iaconi (UTR 9.31)
  • Jelena Stojanovic (UTR: 10.75) 7-5, 6-2

Close Losses:

  • Maree Teiwa Casey (UTR 10.92) 6-2, 7-5
  • Bojana Marinkov (UTR 10.89) 3 set loss
  • Talia Gibson (UTR 10.64) 3 set loss
  • Lexie Weir (UTR: 9.73) 3-6, 6-3, 1-6

Teams Represented:

  • 2018 – 2019 – Perth Women’s State League (number 1 in team)
  • 2017 – 2019 – Western Australian Pizzey Cup Team
  • 2017 – 2018 – Australian Schools National Tournament representing Applecross Senior High School  (number 1 in team)
  • See link below for Coach Reference
  • See link below for Athletic Resume
  • View snapshot video below

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If you feel that Luna could be a good fit, please contact Chris Bates.

Phone: +61 407 639 551 | Email: [email protected] | Skype: chris.bates4