Team recognized, along with Becker, Malley, Flower, Angeles Paz and Kowase
Buckeyes improve to 11-0 at home
Buckeyes are 10-0 at home this spring
Buckeyes post eighth shutout of the season
De Santis and Kowase pick up wins in singles and doubles
Ohio State Career: 2013 ITA Scholar-Athlete ... Three-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and two-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... recipient of 2012 Coaches' Award.
2013-14 (Senior season): Did not compete in fall campaign because of injury.
2012-13 (Junior season): Totaled 12 doubles victories ... tallied four consecutive doubles victories in contests from March 3 to April 14, including three in Big Ten play alongside Grainne O'Neill vs. Minnesota, Illinois and Northwestern ... defeated Northwestern's Kate Turvy/Belinda Niu, 8-6, at home with O'Neill ... dominated Youngstown State's Carolyn Jesko/Tijana Raicevic, 8-0, March 3 with Gabby Steele ... did not see singles action in dual season...collected a team-high total of eight doubles wins in fall campaign ... tandem featuring Noelle Malley and Becker went 3-0 at Brown Classic with wins over Brown and Albany... defeated Francine White of Albany without dropping a game, 6-0, 6-0, at Brown Classic Nov. 3... fell to Brown's Niki Uberoi in a super tiebreaker after rallying to tie the match in the second set, 6-1, 3-6, 10-8 at Brown Classic... notched two doubles victories alongside Flower at Lady Vols Classic to go 2-1 at event Oct. 26-28... claimed two doubles wins over University of Cincinnati and Eastern Kentucky University at Muirfield Collegiate Tennis Invitational alongside Malley Sept. 14-16 ... ITA Scholar-Athlete, Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2011-12 (Sophomore season): Received the Coaches' Award ... did not see singles action during the dual season ... competed in five doubles matches in the spring ... opened the fall with three singles wins at the Muirfield Collegiate Invitational ... defeated Kayla Tuscany of Wright State, 6-1, 3-6, 1-0, to open the season before downing a pair of opponents from Ball State at the event ... teamed with Tiffany Dittmer to post three doubles wins ... picked up doubles victories against Akron's Berestetska and Skhundina and Eastern Michigan's Bhatia and Rivero in consolation action at the USTA/ITA Midwest Regional ... an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten choice.
2010-11 (Freshman season): Finished with a 7-7 singles record ... earned first collegiate victory against Kelly O'Connell of the University of Dayton in a 6-4, 6-3, decision at the Eck Classic Oct. 2 ... reached the singles final at Ohio State Varsity Open before falling to teammate Fidan Manashirova ... teamed with Manashirova at OSU Varsity Open to earn doubles title ... wrapped up freshman campaign with a 5-2 doubles ledger ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Del Oro High School: Three-star recruit according to tennisrecruiting.net ... two-year starter for the Golden Eagles ... played at No. 2 in singles as a freshman, No. 1 as a junior ... earned Sierra Foothill League MVP honors both years, as well as being named to the first-team All-SFL ... competed with NorCal Girl's 18 team in 2008, winning the Gar Glenney Cup.
Personal: Daughter of Dan and Donna Becker ... has two younger siblings, Erin and Daniel ... plans to attend graduate school ... enjoys yoga, Pilates, shopping and hanging out with friends ... active in multiple environmental awareness organizations in high school ... graduated from Del Oro High with Magna Cum Laude honors and the President's Award.
Kelsey Becker Career Stats
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