Georgina Sellyn
Georgina  Sellyn
Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Glasgow, Scotland

High School:
Glasgow Academy

Height:
5-6

 

05/13/2017

VU advances to fourth-straight Sweet 16

The Dores face Cal or LSU on Friday at 3 p.m. CT in the program's 17th Sweet 16 appearance.

05/12/2017

#VU2017: Vanderbilt Commencement

69 student-athletes earn degrees after successful Vanderbilt careers

05/12/2017

Commodores ready for Round Two of NCAAs

With a 4-0 victory over SIUE, No. 3 VU will face No. 38 Clemson on Saturday at 1 p.m. in NCAA second round action.

05/12/2017

Dores on the Web

News and notes online on Vanderbilt athletics

04/27/2017

Commodores dominate SEC accolades

Vanderbilt landed seven representatives on the SEC women’s tennis postseason awards list.

05/15/2017

Commencement 2017

69 student-athletes take part in the 2017 commencement ceremonies.

05/08/2017

WT vs. Florida; Photos by Terry Wyatt (4/16/17)

Women's tennis defeats No. 1 Florida 4-2 for the SEC Reg. Season crown. Photos by Terry Wyatt (4/16/17)

04/25/2017

2017 SEC WT Championship - Karademos(4/23/17)

Celebration shots from women's tennis' 2017 SEC Tournament Final over Florida, 4-3. Photos by Gabby Karademos (4/23/17)

02/06/2017

WT vs. Ohio State (2/5/17) Photos by Gabriella Karademos

No. 9 Vanderbilt women's tennis fell to No. 7 Ohio State, 5-2. (2/5/17) Photos by Gabriella Karademos

10/29/2016

Puerto Rico College Challenge (10/28-30)

The Vanderbilt women's tennis team competed against Georgia, Old Dominion, and UVA in the Puerto Rico College Challenge (10/28-30).

Honors

  • 2016 SEC Scholar Athlete of the Year
  • 2016 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • 2015 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • 2014 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • 2013 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

 

Career:

Highest singles ranking: No. 48 (2/11/14) 

2015-16 (Redshirt Junior): For her efforts in the classroom, was named the 2015 SEC Scholar Athlete of the Year… Sellyn/Fernanda Contreras earned first doubles win together on court three against Mississippi State’s No. 61 Patrasc/Rentouli, 6-3… Clinched Vanderbilt’s 4-1 victory over then-No. 28 Mississippi State in the regular season on court five, 6-1, 4-6, 7-6(1)… In SEC tournament quarterfinals, clinched win over MSU on court six in straight sets… Went 15-9 overall and 9-4 in SEC play… In doubles went 11-5 overall… 7-3 in the SEC play at No. 3 with Contreras.

2014-15 (Junior): Redshirted her junior season due to injury… compiled three wins for VU before injury… Defeated Memphis’ Kathryn Hughes 6-2, 6-3 in dual match play… took up on-court coaching once injured, helping and assisting fellow Commodores throughout the season… 

2013-14 (Sophomore): Second Team All-SEC Conference selection ... 2014 ITA All-Academic team ... 2014 SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll ... Ranked at No. 62 by the ITA following post-season play ... Competed at No. 1 singles for the majority of the season ... Went 6-9 overall at No. 1 position ... Finished year 25-16 overall ... Recognized as the Ohio Valley Regional champion in the fall ... Went 18-11 overall in doubles play. 

2012-13 (Freshman): SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll ... SEC Freshman of the Week (2/6) ... Ended her first season with the Dores with an overall record of 23-10 including 12-1 out of the No. 4 singles position ... Finished the year ranked No. 95 by the ITA, was ranked as high as 51st during the season ... Won 10 of 11 matches between 3/1 and 4/5. 

Personal: Born May 23, 1994... Daughter of Jonathan and Yvette Sellyn... Majoring in cognitive neuroscience... Favorites include Rafael Nadal (Tennis player), Grey's Anatomy (TV Show), The Beatles (Music) and "Shawshank Redemption" (Movie)... Chose Vanderbilt over North Carolina, Wake Forest, Rice, Tulane and Southern Cal.

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