The Gophers will host North Dakota at 10 a.m. and South Dakota State at 4 p.m. Sunday
The Gophers finished the tournament an even 15-15 in singles and 8-10 in singles
Minnesota went 10-10 in singles and 2-3 in doubles on the first day of the Wildcat Invitational
Minnesota will travel 10 players and will kick off play in Evanston, Ill. Friday
Tereza Brichacova and Jessika Mozia won singles championships on the final day of the Gopher Invitational
2012-13 FRESHMAN SEASON: Posted a 1-3 overall singles record and an undefeated 4-0 doubles mark during the fall season Made her collegiate debut at the Gopher Invitational (Sept. 14-16) Marked her first win against teammate Pauline Gilbert (6-1, 6-2) in the consolation quarterfinals Paired with Gilbert for the doubles competition and tallied a 3-0 record to take home the title in the Gophers Flight Topped Anastasia Hueffner and Marcelli Magday of Air Force in the championship match, 9-7 Competed in the team's spring dual against Carleton (Feb. 16) and tallied a two-set win at the No. 5 position Also competed at No. 3 doubles with Emilie Renault and posted a win over Molly Hemes and Joyce Yu Won the team's Belmar Gunderson Award, which is given out by the coaching staff and is presented to the student athlete who consistently finds a way to persevere in the midst of adverse conditions and unfavorable odds.
HIGH SCHOOL: Helped Rochester Century High School squad to five consecutive second-place finishes in the Big 9 Conference Earned All-Conference honors all five years (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011) Minnesota Class AA State Singles Champion in 2010 USTA Northern Sectional Championin14's singles and doubles in 2007 USTA Northern Sectional Champion 16's singles in 2010 and 18's doubles with current Gopher Emilie Renault that same year Varsity letterwinner (2006-2011) Trained at the Rochester Athletic Club Honor student.
PERSONAL: Plans to pursue a Pre-Med major Lists most memorable sports thrill as winning the Minnesota Class AA Singles State Championship during her junior year of high school Daughter of Tom and Christi Frechette Born March 1, 1994.
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