Niehaus, Kobelt Earn OVTA Honors
Oct. 30, 2013
Kobelt, a two-time ITA All-America honoree, began the 2013 season ranked No. 1 in the ITA singles poll after finishing as the runner-up in the 2012 ITA All-American Championships. In the 2013 fall season, the New Albany, Ohio, native captured his second consecutive Midwest Regional singles title and also partnered with Kevin Metka to claim the third Midwest Regional doubles title of his career.
Niehaus has notched wins in her seven of her eight singles matches in the fall campaign, including earning a berth in the singles main draw of the USTA/ITA Midwest Regional in the qualifier draw. The Cincinnati, Ohio, native has also captured wins in eight of her nine doubles matches, paired with freshman Gabriella De Santis and sophomore Grainne O’Neill.