Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals
Gophers claimed all 18 matches in doubleheader day at Baseline
No. 41 Minnesota defeated Marquette and Montana.
Brichacova and Gilbert claim doubles championship title
Men's and women's teams head out to the fairgrounds tomorrow
Emilie Renault Action Photos
Women's Tennis Action
2012-13 JUNIOR SEASON: Went 1-3 in singles record and 2-1 in doubles during her junior campaign Saw victory over Alisha Burton of North Carolina-Greensboro at the Kitty Harrison Invitational (11/9-11) Defeated Aina Hernandez/Aleeza Kanner of Marquette (8-2) paired with Alexa Palen Also saw victory against Molly Hemes/Joyce Yu of Carleton on 2/16 with Kelsey Frechette.
2011-12 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Had a 6-7 singles record and a 6-7 record in doubles on the season Posted two wins in four matches at Northern Iowa Invitational in Waterloo, Iowa (9/23-25) and did the same at the Kitty Harrison Invitational in Chapel Hill, N.C. (11/4-6) Picked up other win at USTA/ITA Central Regional Championships in Tulsa, Okla. on 10/20 Played with four different doubles partners Went 2-2 with Aria Lambert at Wildcat Invitational in Evanston Ill. (9/30-10/2) Defeated Creighton's Elizabeth Vermillion (6-1, 6-1) in solo spring singles match of the year Combined with Aria Lambert for a 3-2 doubles record during the fall season including wins over Michigan and Wisconsin duos Competed in four doubles events in the spring for a 1-2 record with Julia Courter and a 1-0 record with Alexa Palen.
2010-11 FRESHMAN SEASON: Earned team's Belmar Gunderson award for persevering in the midst of adverse conditions and unfavorable odds Did not see action in the spring Went 4-7 in fall singles play, competing in four tournaments Three of four wins came in straight sets Went 2-1 at Drake Invitational (9/11-12) Had 6-6 doubles record in the fall, playing all but three matches with Mariana Spilca Recorded two wins at Drake Invitational in Des Moines, Iowa (9/10-11), the Wildcat Invitational in Evanston, Ill. (10/8-9), and at the Kitty Harrison Invitational in Chapel Hill, N.C. (11/5-7).
PRIOR TO MINNESOTA: Earned six varsity letters in tennis at Mayo High School Head coach was Dave Edwards Captained the team in her junior and senior years Won Minnesota State Class AA titles in 2007 and 2008 Team earned Rochester Area Sports Commission's Team of the Year award in 2009 Was an all-conference selection from 2005-09 Also played in Junior USTA tournaments, zonals, and nationals.
PERSONAL: Major is undecided Was a member of National Honor Society and graduated high school with honors Daughter of Jocelyne and Olivier Renault Born on May 8, 1991.
Gophers Hire Ward as Assistant Coach
The University of Minnesota women’s tennis program has added Brian Ward as an assistant coach, announced Monday by head coach Catrina Thompson.
Gopher Tennis To Take Part in Charity Event
Both current and former Minnesota women’s tennis players will be taking part in the 32nd annual Pine Tree Apple Tennis Classic Tournament
Meet Head Coach Catrina Thompson
Catrina Thompson sat down with GopherSports.com to talk about her vision for Minnesota tennis, her journey to becoming a head coach and her twin sister who is also a Division I Head Coach.