2005-06 Tennis Athletes of the Week
October 3, 2005-October 9, 2005
Singles: "Katie Kuzma, Sr., Buffalo, MN"
At #1 singles, Kuzma went 3-0 this past week without losing a set. All 3 matches were WIAC wins.
Doubles: "Kristie Carlson, So., Arden Hills, MN/Mounds View & Molly Hunt, Jr., Owatonna, MN"
The #2 doubles team went 3-0, losing only 8 games in 3 matches. All 3 wins were WIAC wins.
September 19, 2005-September 25, 2005
Singles: "Laura Geissler, Jr., Coon Rapids, MN"
Geissler went 2-1 in the Fall Classic at Gustavus last weekend reaching the round of 16. Geissler defeated Molly Hillenbrand of Gustavus Adolphus (MN) 6-3, 6-1 and Jamie Weber of St. Catherine (MN) 6-1, 6-2.
Doubles: "Katie Kuzma, Sr., Buffalo, MN & Laura Geissler, Jr., Coon Rapids, MN"
The combination of Kuzma and Geissler went 3-2 at the ITA Midwest Regional Tournament. The duo lost their final match in a tie-breaker 9-8 (9-7), making them the consolation runner-up for the tournament.
September 5, 2005-September 11, 2005
Doubles: "Kristie Carlson, So., Arden Hills, MN/Mounds View & Laura Geissler, Jr., Coon Rapids, MN"
Carlson and Geissler went a perfect 4-0 this weekend winning a dual meet match versus Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) while earning first place at the eight-team Warhawk Invitational. Carlson and Geissler defeated the No. 1 doubles team from MSOE 8-0. At the Warhawk Invitational Carlson and Geissler won their first and second round matches at No. 1 doubles en route to the championship match against Louie Dubinski and Julie Tellefsen of UW-La Crosse coming back from one set down and a second set tie-breaker to win 2-6, 7-6 (8-6), 6-2.