List of student-athletes with a 3.7 or better GPA grows by 26 percent
Gophers host William & Mary, Washington next week
Iowa State, Creighton visit Baseline Tennis Center this weekend
Pintusava, Courter post two wins in singles play
Pintusava seeded No. 1
Elianna Kantar Action Photos
2011-12 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Had a 2-4 singles record and 0-2 in doubles matches of the season Beat Wisconsin-Milwaukee's Beth Ganser at Northern Iowa Invitational in Waterloo, Iowa on 9/24 and Adele Henke of Bradley in a match tiebreaker at the Central Regional on 10/20 Playing with Pauline Gilbert, lost against Arkansas State and Creighton at the Central Regional Championships in Tulsa, Okla.
2010-11 FRESHMAN SEASON: Finished year with a 5-13 singles ledger and a 3-8 record in doubles Appeared in five matches in the spring season Went 5-9 in singles play in the fall Won five of first seven matches including three at the UNI Fall Invitational (9/24-26) Four of five wins came in straight sets Went 3-4 in doubles competition, playing all six matches with Peta Forsyth.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned six varsity letters in tennis at Southwest High School Head coach was Scott Danielson Captained the team and won Team MVP honors in her junior and senior years Was an all-city honoree from 2005-10 Won the Girls 18s USTA Arthur Ashe Essay Contest in 2009.
PERSONAL: Major is undecided Graduated high school with highest honors Lists most memorable sports thrill as having her brother, Dan, as her coach Brother, Mike, played tennis at Minnesota from 2003-07 and is currently a volunteer assistant coach for the team Father, John, was a member of the Minnesota track and field team from 1968-72 Brother, Dan, played tennis at Kalamazoo College Daughter of John and Maythee Kantar Born on January 25, 1992.
Gophers Announce 2016-2017 Schedule
Head coach Chuck Merzbacher announced the 2016-2017 team schedule on Thursday. Baseline Tennis Center will host four tournaments and 11 home matches over fall 2016 and spring 2017.
Gophers Hire Nick Kavelaris
Head coach Chuck Merzbacher announced on Thursday that Nick Kavelaris has joined the University of Minnesota women’s tennis coaching staff.
Gophers Named to ITA All-Academic Team
The University of Minnesota women’s tennis team was named a 2016 Intercollegiate Association (ITA) All-Academic team.