Isabelle Boulais

Player profile

  • Hometown Mississauga, Ontario
  • Year Junior
  • Height 5-9
  • High School Silverthorn Collegiate Institute

Ohio State Career

  • 2019 Big Ten Freshman of the Year and unanimous First Team All-Big Ten
  • 2019 ITA Midwest Regional Rookie of the Year
  • 2019 NCAA singles qualifier as a freshman; fifth Buckeye to compete in NCAA singles championship and third as a freshman (Francesca Di Lorenzo/2016, Kristy Dascoli/1998)
  • Ended rookie campaign ranked No. 63 in singles and No. 42 in doubles with Shiori Fukuda
  • Academic All-Big Ten selection and has earned Ohio State Scholar-Athlete honors

2019-20 (Sophomore Season)

  • Posted eight singles wins and seven doubles victories
  • Started year ranked a career-best 36th in singles and 60th in doubles with Danielle Wolf
  • Led Buckeyes in win against Wake Forest on ITA Kickoff Weekend, clinching team victory and posting a doubles victory
  • Picked up three-set victory over Michigan at ITA Team Indoors
  • Posted victories over Arizona State and Purdue
  • Joined with Wolf for four-consecutive doubles wins Feb. 16-27, with wins against Vanderbilt, Kentucky, Arizona State and Purdue
  • Competed in main draw of ITA All-American Championships, notching a first-round victory
  • Academic All-Big Ten honoree

2018-19 (Freshman Season)

  • Big Ten Freshman of the Year and unanimous First Team All-Big Ten
  • ITA Midwest Region Rookie of the Year
  • NCAA singles at-large qualifier; fell to No. 6 seed Fernanda Contreras of Vanderbilt in the first round
  • 15-8 in dual matches, with 9-6 record on court one, playing eight of last nine matches on court one
  • 16-14 overall on the year in singles, with 18-10 overall doubles mark
  • 15-7 in dual match doubles
  • Ranked throughout the spring in both singles and doubles, ending year No. 63 in singles and No. 42 in doubles; reached a high of No. 54 in singles April 9 and No. 19 in doubles with Shiori Fukuda March 5; also was ranked for three weeks with Danielle Wolf
  • Defeated Furman’s Katty Weymouth in September for first collegiate singles victory
  • Ranked No. 47 in doubles with Fukuda in Nov. 14 rankings
  • Reached final of Furman flight one with Fukuda with wins over Wake Forest and Florida State
  • Teamed with Fukuda to defeat Michigan’s 15th-ranked tandem of Fahey and Minor, 6-1, at Michigan Invitational in January
  • Earned Ohio State Scholar-Athlete accolades

Prior to Ohio State

  • Competed in Rogers Cup in Montreal
  • Played for Canada’s Junior Fed Cup team in 2016
  • Won Canadian Nationals doubles titles eight times
  • Three-time Canadian Nationals third-place finisher in 18s singles and won Canadian U16 title
  • $50,000 Saguenay doubles semifinalist in 2016
  • Doubles champion and singles quarterfinalist at $15K Sri Lanka tournament in 2017
  • Condor De Plata and Argentina ITF Junior G2 doubles champion
  • Won El Salvador ITF G4 singles and doubles titles in 2014

Personal

  • Daughter of Patricia Hy, who played tennis at UCLA and professionally, and Yves Boulais
  • Has a younger brother, Justin, who plays for the Ohio State men’s tennis team
  • Psychology major
  • Enjoys watching movies and hockey, sleeping and cooking
SinglesTotal123456DualTournB1G
2018-1916-149-65-21-0------15-81-65-4
2019-20 8-12--0-24-4------4-64-61-1
Totals24-269-65-45-4------19-145-126-5
DoublesTotal123DualTournB1G
2018-1918-107-65-13-015-73-35-4
2019-207-91-4--4-15-52-41-0
Totals25-198-105-17-120-125-76-4