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Lise Gregory (born 29 August 1963) is a South African former tennis player who played primarily doubles. She played left-handed. Her career-high doubles ranking in 1990 was no. 18. She reached the quarterfinals of the Australian Open and was one of the top eight teams participating in the year-end Virginia Slims Championships.

Lise Gregory
Country (sports)South Africa South Africa
Born (1963-08-29) 29 August 1963 (age 56)
Durban, South Africa
Retired1993
PlaysLeft-handed
Prize money$244,383
Singles
Career record88–76
Highest rankingNo. 167 (7 December 1987)
Doubles
Career record182–105
Career titles7
Highest rankingNo. 17 (8 April 1991)
Grand Slam Doubles results
Australian OpenQF (1991)
French Open3R (1989, 1990)
Wimbledon3R (1990)
US Open3R (1989, 1990, 1991)

She played in college for the University of Miami, earning seven NCAA All-American awards in both singles and doubles and the NCAA doubles championship in 1986 with long-time doubles partner Ronni Reis.

After her playing career, she became a college coach, first assistant coach at Vanderbilt University, then head coach at Florida State University and the University of North Carolina at Asheville, earning numerous coaching awards.

WTA Tour finalsEdit

Doubles 13 (7–6)Edit

Legend
Grand Slam 0
WTA Championships 0
Tier I 0
Tier II 0
Tier III 2
Tier IV & V 3
Titles by Surface
Hard 4
Clay 1
Grass 1
Carpet 1
Outcome No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1. 18 October 1987 San Juan, Puerto Rico Hard   Ronni Reis   Cammy MacGregor
  Cynthia MacGregor
7–5, 7–5
Winner 2. 31 July 1988 Aptos, California, USA Hard   Ronni Reis   Patty Fendick
  Jill Hetherington
6–3, 6–4
Winner 3. 26 February 1989 Wichita, Kansas, USA Clay   Manon Bollegraf   Sandy Collins
  Leila Meskhi
6–2, 7–6
Runner-up 4. 21 May 1989 Berlin, Germany Clay   Gretchen Magers   Liz Smylie
  Janine Tremelling
7–5, 3–6, 2–6
Runner-up 5. 28 May 1989 Strasbourg, France Clay   Gretchen Magers   Mercedes Paz
  Judith Wiesner
3–6, 3–6
Runner-up 6. 25 February 1990 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA Hard   Manon Bollegraf   Mary Lou Daniels
  Wendy White
5–7, 2–7
Runner-up 7. 17 June 1990 Birmingham, England Grass   Gretchen Magers   Larisa Savchenko
  Natalia Zvereva
6–3, 3–6, 3–6
Winner 8. 22 July 1990 Newport, Rhode Island, USA Grass   Gretchen Magers   Patty Fendick
  Anne Smith
7–6, 6–1
Winner 9. 30 September 1990 Leipzig, Germany Carpet   Gretchen Magers   Manon Bollegraf
  Jo Durie
6–2, 4–6, 6–3
Winner 10. 17 February 1991 Aurora, Colorado, USA Hard   Gretchen Magers   Patty Fendick
  Lori McNeil
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 11. 7 April 1991 Hilton Head, South Carolina, USA Clay   Mary Lou Daniels   Claudia Kohde-Kilsch
  Natalia Zvereva
4–6, 0–6
Winner 12. 28 July 1991 Westchester, New York, USA Hard   Rosalyn Fairbank   Katrina Adams
  Lori McNeil
7–5, 6–4
Runner-up 13. 11 August 1991 Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA Hard   Mareen Harper   Katrina Adams
  Isabelle Demongeot
7–6, 4–6, 3–6

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