Kendall Heitzner  
Kendall Heitzner


Potomac, Md.

High School:
Winston Churchill HS

Last College:
Colorado State


Ryba Wins Twice to Reach Round of 16

Two Minnesota doubles pairings won at the ITA Central Region Championships


Five Gophers Qualify for Regional Main Draw

Caroline Ryba, Jessika Mozia, and Paula Rincon-Otero all qualified for the main draw Thursday.


Minnesota to Compete at Central Regionals

Six Golden Gophers will start the tournament with qualifying play Thursday in Stillwater, Okla.


Brichacova Wins Top Invitational Singles Draw

Minnesota finished the Gopher Invitational 24-11 in singles and 28-9 in doubles


Three Gophers Reach Flight Title Matches

The Gophers went 11-6 in singles and 7-2 in doubles on the second day of the Gopher Invitational


Day Two Gopher Invitational

Women's Tennis

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Finished debut season at Minnesota with an 11-3 singles record and a 7-10 doubles record • was 6-1 at the Baseline Tennis Center • won both of her spring singles matches in straight sets, conceding just one game • defeated North Dakota's Stephanie Biehn 6-1, 6-0 at No. 5 (Jan. 26) and Carleton's Molly Hemes 6-0, 6-0 at No. 4 (Feb. 23) • went 2-4 in spring singles, including 2-2 with Maja Vujic • had a 9-3 fall singles record that included an undefeated weekend at Northwestern's Wildcat Invitational (Oct. 4-6) • went 5-6 in fall doubles and went 3-1 with Jessika Mozia at the Gopher Invitational (Sept. 20-22).

Went 15-15 in singles for the Rams as a freshman, going 8-5 in fall play and 7-10 in dual-match play • was typically slotted in the No. 3 or 4 singles position as played No. 1 doubles, going 5-15 overall • earned Academic All-Mountain West honors • was voted "Most Fun to Watch Play".

Was ranked as high as No. 80 in USTA national rankings • won first national tournament at the age of 10 and place third at the USTA National Father Daughter Grass Court Championships with her father, Steve, in 2012 • reached the top ranking in the Southwest Section and finished her junior tennis as a four-star recruit ranked 73rd nationally according to

Majoring in sport management/business • was an honor roll student and a member of the National Honor Society in high school • most memorable sports thrill was winning the Bronze Ball USTA National Father Daughter Grass Court Championships • enjoys all sports and listening to country music • father, Steve, played tennis at Michigan State from 1977-81 and sister, Jordan, played tennis at UCLA in 2008-09 • daughter of Linda and Steve Heitzner • born Oct. 10, 1993.

Kendall Heitzner's Career Statistics
Season Singles Doubles
2012-13* 15-15 5-15
2013-14 11-3 7-10
Career Totals 26-18 12-25
*Played 2012-13 season at Colorado State