Anessa  Leyva
Anessa Leyva


Clewiston, FL

High School:



Saints Run Ends In Semifinals

Women’s Tennis Falls To League Foe Marist


Women’s Tennis Earns All-MAAC Honors

One First Team Doubles, Two Second Team Doubles, One Second Team Singles


Tennis Drops Match To Marist

Siena Will Be The Three Seed In The MAAC Tournament


Women’s Tennis Clinches Spot in MAAC Tournament

Saints Improve to 5-1


Women’s Tennis Sweeps Monmouth

Saints Improve to 4-1 In League Play


Women's Tennis vs. Rider (10/14/17)

Women's Tennis vs. Rider (10/14/17)


2017-18 Siena Women's Tennis Photo Day

2017-18 Siena Women's Tennis Photo Day


Women's Tennis MAAC Championship v. Quinnipiac (4/30/17)

Women's Tennis MAAC Championship v. Quinnipiac (4/30/17)


2017 MAAC Women's Tennis Postseason Awards Banquet

2017 MAAC Women's Tennis Postseason Awards Banquet


2016-17 Siena Women's Tennis Photo Day

2016-17 Siena Women's Tennis Photo Day

  • MAAC Second Team Third Doubles
  • Tallied a 11-6 dual play record in doubles with a 3-2 conference record
  • Recorded a 9-5 singles record
  • Played on courts four, five and six singles
  • Did not appear in any matches for the Saints

  • Aggressive baseliner, but can still be patient and grind out the point when needed
  • Right handed, with a two handed backhand
  • Always willing to work hard in order to be her personal best
  • Strong academically
  • Began playing at age nine
  • Ranked #53 in Florida on
  • Undefeated in regular season high school tennis, two-time district champion, state quarterfinalist and semifinalist (sophomore and junior year, respectively)
  • three-time MVP of her high school tennis team
  • Member of National Honor Society, and served as class secretary her senior year
  • Daughter of Lenette and Valentin Leyva
  • Only child
  • Member of Community Presbyterian Church of Clewiston, FL
  • When not playing tennis, loves playing other sports and doing outdoor activities
  • Nickname: Ness
  • One thing I wish people knew about me, but don't is: Even though I'm from Florida, yes, I have seen snow before.
  • Why did you choose Siena? My recruitment visit went so well and I felt like I clicked with the girls on the team. It's also a smaller school, so I'm not just a number here. If I didn't play tennis, I would: Probably still be playing soccer, hopefully at the collegiate level.
  • My favorite TV show is: Gossip Girl
  • My favorite pro sports team is: New York Yankees
  • My favorite book: Harry Potter series (dorky, I know)
  • My favorite movie: Mean Girls
  • My favorite food/ice cream is: Fried chicken/any brand of cookies and cream
  • If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to (why): If I had to choose one place London, but I want to travel to every continent at least once.
  • My favorite website is: Pinterest
  • The person I would pick as my dream doubles partner would be: Andy Roddick
  • What song/band is most likely to be playing on your iPod? Anything upbeat, I love all genres.
  • Do you have any pre-game rituals or traditions? I always listen to the same playlist on my phone for at least an hour before my match.
  • What reality show could you see yourself being a part of? Duck Dynasty, I'm from the south so that seems like it'd be the most familiar setting.
  • Words to Live By: It's not always sunny, but you can always be in a sunny state of mind.

    SINGLES Total 1 2 3 4 5 6 Dual Tour Conf
    2015-16 --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- ---
    2016-17 9-5 --- --- --- 3-2 4-1 2-2 9-5 --- 2-1
    Totals 9-5 --- --- --- 3-2 4-1 2-2 9-5 --- 2-1
    DOUBLES Total 1 2 3 Dual Tour Conf
    2015-16 --- --- --- --- --- --- ---
    2016-17 13-6 --- 2-0 9-6 11-6 2-0 3-2
    Totals 13-6 --- 2-0 9-6 11-6 2-0 3-2