Player Profile

Shelby Baron

Hometown :Honolulu, HI
Year In School :Senior
Major :Communicative Disorders
  • 3Years On Team
  • 2003Started Playing Adapted Athletics
  • 5-1 (ITF), 0-0 (USTA)Singles Matches Record
  • #25 (ITF), #4 (USA)Singles Ranking
  • 6-0 (ITF), 0-0 (USTA)Doubles Matches Record
  • #22 (ITF), #4 (USA)Doubles Ranking
  • 3 titles (2017-18)Tournament Trophies
  • 32-17 (ITF), 7-6 (USTA)Career Singles Record
  • 23-11 (ITF), 2-4 (USTA)Career Doubles Record
  • 13Career Titles
  • BIO
  • 2016-2017 Season

    Baron’s season was kicked off by representing the USA in the Rio Paralympics! Baron went 1-1 in singles and 1-1 in doubles at the event, making it further than the other American women. Baron earned a winning match record in both singles and doubles with 9-4 and 6-3 respectively. Baron also hit new personal high rankings hitting #28 in the world in singles and #20 in doubles.

    Season Highlight: Winning 1st round at the Paralympics 


     

    2015-2016 Season

    Baron hit a new personal best ranking at #36 in the ITF rankings with an 7-5 singles record. In doubles Baron finished #56 in the ITF rankings with a 6-3 record. In the US rankings she finished #3 in Women’s Singles and #2 in Women’s Doubles.

    Season Highlight: Defeating world ranked #18 in Indian Wells, CA


     

    2014-2015 Season

    Baron finished the season at #64 in the ITF rankings with an 11-7 singles record. In the US she finished #3 in Women’s Open division with a 7-6 singles record. In doubles Baron finished #58 in the ITF rankings with a 5-5 record. In the US rankings she finished #5 with a 2-4 record.  

    Season Highlight: ITF 3 Champion – Jana Hunsaker July, 2015


    Accomplishments in Tennis

    • Rio 2016 Paralympian
    • Member of the US National Team from 2010
    • Mazatlan 2016 Tournament Champion

    Accomplishments in Academics

    • Dean’s List – Fall/Spring 2017
    • President’s List – Spring 2016
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Communicative Disorders
    • Member – National Society for Leadership and Success

    Meet Shelby

    If you were an animal, what would you be?     Baby Emperor Penguin

    What are your top 3 favorite movies?     August Rush, The Prestige, See Sean Burns’ 3rd Choice

    Which animated movie describes your life?    The Brave Little Toaster

    If you could eat at one fast food resturant the rest of your life, what would it be?     Zippy’s (only in Hawaii..Aloha)

    Which song would you sing acapella during halftime at a football game?     “Rise Up” – Andra Day

    What’s your favorite apple?   Granny Smith for apple pies :)

2016-2017 Season

Baron’s season was kicked off by representing the USA in the Rio Paralympics! Baron went 1-1 in singles and 1-1 in doubles at the event, making it further than the other American women. Baron earned a winning match record in both singles and doubles with 9-4 and 6-3 respectively. Baron also hit new personal high rankings hitting #28 in the world in singles and #20 in doubles.

Season Highlight: Winning 1st round at the Paralympics 


 

2015-2016 Season

Baron hit a new personal best ranking at #36 in the ITF rankings with an 7-5 singles record. In doubles Baron finished #56 in the ITF rankings with a 6-3 record. In the US rankings she finished #3 in Women’s Singles and #2 in Women’s Doubles.

Season Highlight: Defeating world ranked #18 in Indian Wells, CA


 

2014-2015 Season

Baron finished the season at #64 in the ITF rankings with an 11-7 singles record. In the US she finished #3 in Women’s Open division with a 7-6 singles record. In doubles Baron finished #58 in the ITF rankings with a 5-5 record. In the US rankings she finished #5 with a 2-4 record.  

Season Highlight: ITF 3 Champion – Jana Hunsaker July, 2015


Accomplishments in Tennis

  • Rio 2016 Paralympian
  • Member of the US National Team from 2010
  • Mazatlan 2016 Tournament Champion

Accomplishments in Academics

  • Dean’s List – Fall/Spring 2017
  • President’s List – Spring 2016
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communicative Disorders
  • Member – National Society for Leadership and Success

Meet Shelby

If you were an animal, what would you be?     Baby Emperor Penguin

What are your top 3 favorite movies?     August Rush, The Prestige, See Sean Burns’ 3rd Choice

Which animated movie describes your life?    The Brave Little Toaster

If you could eat at one fast food resturant the rest of your life, what would it be?     Zippy’s (only in Hawaii..Aloha)

Which song would you sing acapella during halftime at a football game?     “Rise Up” – Andra Day

What’s your favorite apple?   Granny Smith for apple pies :)