Amit Lev Ari
Amit Lev Ari
Height: 5-11
Year: Senior
Hometown: Nes Ziona, Israel
High School: Ben Gurion HS


The junior had a standout season going 20-8 overall and 6-2 from the No. 1 singles position…finished 7-1 in conference matches and 14-5 during the dual season…partnered Elizaveta Volodko to go 8-0 including 5-0 in duals and 3-0 in conference matches primary from the No. 2 court…partnered Lisa Sentenac to go 6-4 overall and 4-2 from the No. 3 slot….clinched the deciding match vs Saint Mary’s College (Feb 9) to give the Gauchos the win…Big West Conference Athlete of the Week…Big West First Team Singles honors.

In her sophomore campaign, Lev-Ari had a powerful season leading the team in singles wins with a 17-12 record, going 11-7 during dual match season...Recorded an overall doubles record of 9-11, dual doubles record of 6-8...Lev-Ari dominated conference play with a 5-1 Big West record in singles and 3-1 in Big West doubles matches...primarily playing in the fourth slot during dual match season, Amit went 8-5 at No.4 while also posting wins in slots No. 3, No. 5, and No. 6...In dual doubles matches, Lev-Ari played at the No. 2 slot in the lineup, most successful when she partnered up with Lise Sentenac as the pair posted a (.750) winning percentage...Honorable mention All-Big West Singles...Honorable mention All-Big West Doubles with Lise Sentenac.

Amit Lev-Ari posted a 6-4 record during her freshman season at UCSB...Played exclusively during the dual match season...Was 2-1 in matches against Big West Conference opponents...Went 1-1 at the No. 4 spot in the lineup and 5-3 at No. 6...Finished the season with three consecutive wins, including a win at No. 6 in a Big West Tournament victory over Cal Poly...Played just one doubles match in her first campaign, teaming with Amanda Atanasson to defeat a doubles tandem from UC Riverside at No. 3.

High School
Lev-Ari attended Ben Gurion High School in Nes Ziona, Israel...Ranked No. 600 in the ITF...Advanced to the final of a Grade 5 Tournament...Won the Israeli Junior championship.

Amit Lev-Ari was born in Nes Ziona, Israel...The daughter of Brian Lev-Ari...Hobbies include watching movies and hanging out with friends...Favorite athletes are Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova...Favorite movies include Intouchables, The Sixth Sense and 22 Jump Street...Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball is her favorite sports team...Is fluent in Hebrew and English...Would like to major in psychology and get into brain science.