Women's Tennis plays one of their 3 matches of the weekend vs Cincinnati in a strong showing.
AS A JUNIOR: Named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... logged a 3-3 doubles record and picked up an addition victory in singles in three fall tournament starts ... posted a 2-1 record in doubles with teammate Quinn Gleason, shutting out Western Illinois (8-0) in the round of 32 at the United States Tennis Association/Intercollegiate Tennis Association Midwest Regional Championships ... racked up a thrilling three-set victory over Iowa State's Caroline Anderson (7-5, 4-6, 1-0 (11-9)) ... picked up an 8-2 doubles victory with Gleason at the Western Michigan Super Challenge against host Western Michigan.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Competed in six singles matches for the Irish ... downed Temple's Paola Calderon 6-4, 1-6, 6-4 during fall play ... picked up a win during dual play against IPFW's Kasi Fogle (6-0, 6-0) ... posted a 2-0 doubles record during the spring season with teammate Julie Sabacinski ... the pair picked up victories over Cincinnati's Carly Wilson and Kristina Georgivia (8-4) and IPFW's Alyssa Tucker and Marcy Huck (8-2) ... named to the BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team.
AS A FRESHMAN: Ended the year with a record of 5-7 in singles on the year, including 5-3 during the fall portion of the schedule ... earned first monogram ... recorded three wins at the Eck Tennis Classic, knocking off Miami (OH)'s Jessica Pharr (6-7 (5-7), 6-4, 1-0 (11-9)), Dayton's Sarah VanWallenghem (6-1, 6-2) and Ohio State's Kelsey Baker (6-1, 6-1) ... also posted a pair of victories at the Midwest Blast, defeating Illinois' Annie McCarthy (6-2, 7-5) before taking down Memphis' Andrea Arques-Garcia in a one-setter, 8-5 ... got a taste of dual action, playing in four matches, three at the No. 6 court and one at No. 5 ... played in eight doubles matches, primarily with Kristen Rafael, posting a record of 4-1 during the fall and 0-3 in dual matches.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Six-time letterwinner in tennis (four), and cross country (two) at Penn High School ... four time all-state and all-conference team selection for tennis ... singles state finalist and conference champion in 2008 ... named the team captain for her senior year ... named team MVP her sophomore year ... part of the National Honor Society, Key Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes and student council while at Penn ... daughter of Bonnie Manningham ... Braxton Cave, a former member of the Notre Dame football team, attended same high school ... enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters, majoring in psychology.