Karine Celis
Karine  Celis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bogota, Colombia

High School:
Colegiio Liceo Segovia

Height:
5-5

Major:
Integrative Studies


04/29/2016

OAKLAND FALLS TO YOUNGSTOWN STATE IN QUARTERFINALS OF HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP, 4-1

Tamara Blum won both No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles

04/28/2016

GOLDEN GRIZZLIES SET FOR HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP IN ANN ARBOR

No. 6 seed Oakland will face No. 3 seed Youngstown State on Friday at 11 a.m.

04/23/2016

OAKLAND CLINCHES TOURNAMENT BERTH WITH METRO SERIES WIN AT DETROIT, 5-2

Elizabeth Guy and Sofia Borcuti both came back from one set down to win their singles matches

04/22/2016

OAKLAND CLOSES OUT REGULAR SEASON AT DETROIT

The Golden Grizzlies will battle for a postseason berth in the Metro Series at 1 p.m.

04/19/2016

CELIS TABBED HORIZON LEAGUE PLAYER OF THE WEEK

Karine Celis won all four of her matches this weekend to lead the Golden Grizzlies

04/29/2016

Oakland vs. Youngstown State (Horizon League Championship)

The Oakland women's tennis team faced YSU in the quarterfinals of the Horizon League Championship

04/23/2016

Oakland at Detroit

The Golden Grizzlies went to Detroit to face the Titans in a Metro Series Rivalry match

04/17/2016

Oakland vs. UIC

Oakland vs. UIC 4/17/16 - Senior day

04/03/2016

Oakland vs. Cleveland State

Oakland vs. Cleveland State 4-2-16

01/22/2016

Oakland at Eastern Michigan

Oakland at Eastern Michigan 1/22/16

2015-16:
▪ Named Horizon League Player of the Week twice, on Jan. 19 and April 19
▪ Went 16-10 overall, 14-6 dual and 8-4 in No.3 singles matches
▪ Earned a 5-4 record in singles during Horizon League play
▪ Paired with Juliana Guevara exclusively in No.2 doubles went 18-9 overall and 14-6 in dual matches
▪ Finished 5-1 in singles play on Spring trip to Florida
▪ Made the Horizon League Fall 2015 Honor Roll

2014-15:
▪ At No. 2 singles, went 6-13 in dual matches and 7-14 overall
▪ Posted a 3-5 record in Horizon League action in singles
▪ In doubles, went 9-13 overall with a 9-7 record with Juliana Guevara
▪ Horizon League Fall 2014 Honor Roll

2013-14 Season
▪ Went 13-14 in singles play on the year, with six victories at No. 2 singles
▪ Posted a 10-13 record in doubles play, including a 6-7 record at No. 1 doubles with teammate Juliana Guevara
▪ Earned Horizon League Player of the Week honors March 16 after helping Oakland defeat Akron in a third-set tiebreaker
• Went 3-1 in singles and 2-2 in doubles at WSU Invite
• Paired with Elizabeth Guy to go 2-1 in doubles play at Western Michigan tournament
• Went 5-2 in singles play in the fall

2012-13 Season
• Played a majority of the year at No. 2 singles with two matches at No. 1
• Went 1-1 at No. 1 singles, cruising to a 6-1, 6-0 win against Western Illinois
• Added a 5-9 record at No. 2 singles, including three straight wins against Summit League foes
• Split time between No. 1 and No. 2 doubles

High School:
▪ She won Grado 1, Bogota, which earned her a No. 1 ranking for under-18 players in Colombia
▪ Won Gado 2 in 2011 for Bogota, Armenia, Manizaler, Calli and Medellin
▪ She won Grado 2 for Bogota and Armenia tour stops in 2012
▪ She won the Interligas and Intercolegiador titels in 2010

Personal:
Full Name:
Karine Alejandra Celis
Parents: Ricardo Celis and Mabel Ramirez
Siblings: Diana Carolina and Angelica Cardenas Ramirez

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. The opportunity to pursue athletics and academics
2. Oakland's premier academic programs
3. The tennis team at Oakland

Celis Statistics
  Singles Doubles
2015-16 Overall: 16-10
Horizon League: 5-4
Overall: 18-10
Horizon League:
7-2
2014-15 Overall: 7-14
Horizon League: 3-5
Overall: 9-13
Horizon League:
7-0
2013-14 Overall: 13-14
Horizon League: 5-3
Overall: 10-13
Horizon League:
2-3
2012-13 Overall: 6-10
Summit League: 4-1
Overall: 5-12
Summit League: 3-3

Career

Overall: 42-48
Conference: 17-13
Overall: 42-48
Conference: 19-8

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