Zara Shah
Zara Shah
Height: 5-2
Year: So.
Hometown: Niskayuna, N.Y.
High School: Niskayuna

2017-18: Joined the team for the spring season ... Teamed with Gretchen Ayoub at third doubles to earn an 8-6 win at FDU-Florham as the team won, 5-4.

Prior to Geneseo: Previously played for Niskayuna High School with head coach Jim Neal ... earned the Excellence in Chinese award and the Seal of Biliteracy for Spanish.

Personal: Zara Hussain Shah was born in Grand Rapids, Mich. ... raised in Niskayuna, N.Y. ... parents are Andalib Nawab and Imran Shah ... has two siblings, Aizza and Masum ... majoring in business administration ... favorite athletic-related moment was winning her first NCAA match against Penn State ... names her dad as having the most influence on her athletic career because he was her first coach and still practices with her in the off season.