University of Iowa Athletics

Samantha Gillas

Height 5-2
Class Sr.
Hometown New Braunfels, Texas
High School New Braunfels
Samantha Gillas - Women's Tennis - University of Iowa Athletics

Hawk Item — ISAAC Community Engagement Chair for the 2021-22 season.

Spring 2021 — had a 13-10 singles record at the No. 3, No. 4, No. 5, and No. 6 spots … 0-1 at No. 3 spot … 5-5 at No. 4 spot … 1-2 at No. 5 spot … 3-0 at No. 6 spot … 13-8 doubles record at the No. 2 and No. 3 spots … 13-4 at No. 2 spot … 0-2 at No. 3 spot … 2021 Academic All-Big Ten … letterwinner

2019-20 — did not compete. Transferred to Iowa from Virginia Tech in January.

2018-19* — Advanced to the second round of Bedford Cup Mid-Atlantic… Won the Honor flight at Hokie Fall Invitational… Tallied a 28-12 singles record in the fall and spring… Also picked up seven doubles wins in the spring… ITA Academic Scholar and All-Academic ACC

High School — Attended New Braunfels High School … Texas State Champion as an individual… Texas State Team Champion.

Other Experience — Nationals doubles finalist in the Winter Nationals… SCMZ Championships.

Personal — Born on February 12, 2000… daughter of Judith and Timothy Gillas… has a sister, Lilly Kimbell who played tennis at the University of Georgia

*at Virginia Tech

Season (Doubles)  #1 #2 #3 Big Ten Dual Tourn.  Overall Pct. 
2020-21 13-4 0-2 13-4 13-6 4-2 13-8 .619
Career 13-4 0-2 13-4 13-6 4-2 13-8 .619
Season (Singles) #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 Big Ten Dual Tourn.  Overall Pct. 
2020-21 0-1 5-5 1-2 3-0 9-6 9-8 4-2 13-10 .565
Career 0-1 5-5 1-2 3-0 9-6 9-8 4-2 13-10 .565