Eva Zannier
Eva Zannier
Height: 5-8
Weight: 121
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Gembloux, Belgium
High School: College St. Guibert/Gembloux
Major: Mass Communications

FMU: First-year player at FMU....FMU Swamp Fox Athletic-Academic Honor Roll 2018 (fall).

PERSONAL: 

  • Born Eva Zannier in Brussels, Belgium

PERSONAL FAVORITES:

  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up: Professional tennis player and a student-athlete in the US
  • Favorite Superhero: Batman
  • Favorite Athletes: Roger Federer, Maria Sharapova, Eden Hazard (soccer)
  • Favorite Sports Team: Belgian Red Devils (national squad in soccer) which just finished 3rd at the last World Cup.
  • Favorite movie or TV show: Gossip Girl
  • Favorite Food: Italian food
  • Favorite vacation spot: Miami, Fla.
  • Instagram account: @evaznr
  • Your motivation music: French or US rap
  • Favorite thing about FMU: The tennis team and the background of coach Garth; I also think that FMU has the right size for me in order to have a good integration in the student community and can offer me a right balance between sport and academics
  • Favorite off-field activities: Listening to music, reading, traveling, shopping, friends
  • Goals for upcoming season: Give the best for the tennis team; improve my game and become a very performant freshman; be successful in my studies and have a great adventure to live in the US
  • Interesting notes: Have been playing for the Belgian tennis federation since the age of 15; Have 2 younger sisters who are passionate about tennis and also playing for the federation
  • Brush with greatness: Played in the Justine Henin Academy in Belgium and met Justine Henin (former world No.1) almost every day