Gisela Cairo Baza
    Gisela  Cairo Baza

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Barcelona, Spain

    High School:
    Institut` Coster De La Torre

    Height:
    5-3

    Birthdate:
    04/16/1993


    03/20/2015

    Salukis clinch back-to-back wins with thrilling third-set tiebreaker

    SIU picked up wins over Western Illinois and Western Kentucky to advance to 9-6 on the season.

    03/07/2015

    SIU earns a winning record with two wins in Saturday's double-header

    The Salukis have won six consecutive matches and are undefeated at home.

    03/02/2015

    Salukis earn fourth-straight match in 4-1 victory over SIU-Edwardsville

    Ariadna Cairo Baza and Yana Golovkina have won five consecutive matches at the No. 3 doubles position.

    02/23/2015

    Salukis pick up 5-2 win over Eastern Illinois in home opener

    SIU is set to continue its home stand this weekend against Austin Peay and Northern Illinois.

    01/16/2015

    Salukis win first match of spring season, 5-2, over Morehead State

    SIU continues its opening weekend against Louisville on Saturday at 9 a.m.

    2013-14: Named Honorable Mention MVC Scholar-Athlete...Played in every match during the season...Went 16-12 in singles while posting a 5-1 MVC record...Finished the season winning seven of her last ten matches...Finished 3-4 in doubles.

    2012-13: Played in 16 singles matches during the year, winning 14...Won her last 11 matches of the season from Nov. 2, 2012 to Apr. 14, 2013...Went 7-0 in the fall season and 7-2 in the spring...Finished 2-0 in the MVC in singles play...Played primarily at the No. 6 position.

    2011-12: Competed in 23 singles matches, finishing 14-9 in singles play...2-2 in MVC singles play...Finished 7-3 in doubles play...Won five straight matches from Sep. 10, 2011 to Oct. 9, 2011...First collegiate win came on Sep. 10, 2011 against Madeline Jolly of Saint Louis in a 9-7 singles victory.

    Personal: Majoring in Biochemistry...Daughter of Jordi Cairo` Galofre' and Mercedes Baza Hernandez...Father is a storekeeper and mother works in administration...Previously ranked No. 105 in Women's Open in Spain...Born April 16, 1993 in Barcelona, Spain...Has a twin sister who also plays tennis at SIU... Participated in swimming, drawing, and poetry.

    Saturday, Mar 28
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Women's Tennis Carbondale, Ill. 10:30 AM
    Sunday, Mar 29
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Women's Tennis Jonesboro, Ark. 2:00 PM
    Friday, Apr 3
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Women's Tennis Carbondale, Ill. 2:00 PM
    Saturday, Apr 4
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Women's Tennis Carbondale, Ill. 11:00 AM
    Saturday, Apr 11
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Women's Tennis Des Moines, Iowa 1:00 PM
    Sunday, Apr 12
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Women's Tennis Cedar Falls, Iowa 10:00 AM
    Saturday, Apr 18
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Women's Tennis Carbondale, Ill. 1:00 PM
    Sunday, Apr 19
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Women's Tennis Carbondale, Ill. 10:00 AM
    Friday, Apr 24
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Women's Tennis Evansville, Ind. All Day
    Saturday, Apr 25
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Women's Tennis Evansville, Ind. All Day