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


    04/03/2015

    SIU extends win streak with a 7-0 sweep over Missouri State

    The Salukis are set to face tough competition in No. 27 ranked Wichita State on Saturday.

    03/29/2015

    Salukis come away with 5-2 win over Arkansas State for 11th straight win

    This year's team now holds the all-time SIU record for longest win streak in women's tennis history.

    03/28/2015

    Salukis earn 10th straight win, topping Saint Louis University 4-3

    SIU is set to play the final non-conference match of the season tomorrow at Arkansas State.

    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.

    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, 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
    Sunday, Apr 26
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Women's Tennis Evansville, Ind. All Day
    Friday, May 8
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Women's Tennis Waco, Texas TBA
    Saturday, May 9
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Women's Tennis Waco, Texas TBA