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Wirlen Elame
Wirlen Elame

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Silver Spring, Md.

High School:
High Point H.S.

Height:
5-11

07/01/2013

51 UMES STUDENT-ATHLETES HONORED ON MEAC COMMISSIONER'S ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM

UMES baseball places 10; Hawks bowling places seven

04/17/2013

HAWK TALK: A WEEKLY RECAP OF UMES ATHLETICS

Bowling finishes third at NCAA Championships, golf finishes sixth in South Carolina

04/17/2013

HAWK TALK: A WEEKLY RECAP OF UMES ATHLETICS

Bowling finishes third at NCAA Championships, golf finishes sixth in South Carolina

04/14/2013

ELAME WINS FIRST MATCH OF YEAR IN UMES LOSS AT COPPIN ST.

Elame wins 7-6, 6-3, UMES swept the rest of the way

04/08/2013

HAWKS UPENDED BY WESLEY IN NON-CONFERENCE BOUT

McClay and Journey notch one point, team swept in both singles and doubles

05/20/2014

The Harry Awards

SSC Theater

5.6.14

03/07/2014

Tennis versus Temple

3.2.14

2014: Was the number one singles player for the Hawks ... finished 0-12 (0-3 MEAC) on the season ... Competed as the number one doubles team, primarily with Kijontray McClay ... ended 0-12 overall (0-3 MEAC) in pairs competition ... Named to the 2014 Mid-Eastern Athetic Conference (MEAC) Commissioner's All-Academic Team ... Won the UMES Men's Tennis Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award.

2013:Played number 1 singles in 11 matches during the season...Competed in number 1 doubles with McClay and Heath...Went 1-10 in singles competition and 0-9 in doubles...Was named to MEAC Commissioner's All-Academic Team...Named Men's Tennis Coach's Award Recipient and team MVP.

2012: Played mainly in third position in singles play and second in doubles competition ... went 0-11 in singles and 0-10 in doubles.

UMES: Named to the National Society of Collegiate Schools Invitation and Eligibility ...presidentof the Biology Society (2012-13) ... member of the Anime Action Society and Catholic Campus Ministry for UMES and Salisbury University.

High School: Graduated from High Point High School ... played two years of tennis at HPHS (2009-10) ... was the fifth seed in the county ... advanced to the second round in country tournament for men's singles ... named to the National Foreign Language Honor Society (2008-10)

Personal: Born on October 17, 1991 in Cameroon ... son of John and Emna Elame ... has two brothers, Yanick and Diko and one sister, Blanche ...pre-game routine includes praying to God ... lists moving to the United States as his personal best non-athletic accomplishment ... plans to go to medical school to become a healthcare professional following graduation from UMES ... best advice recieved is "patience is better, but its fruit is sweet" by Aristotle ... hobbies outside of sports include watching television and movies, dancing and soccer ... favorite book is the Bible ... favorite movie is The Matrix ... personal athletic goal for season is to go to MEACs and win championship ... wants Hawk Nation to know that he started playing tennis three years ago and looks forward to improving his game.