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Sarah Smith
Class: SO
Hometown: Bristol, IN
Previous School: Northridge

2014 - 2015 at Taylor: Studied abroad in Ecuador during the fall semester and did not compete for Taylor in her sophomore season.

2013 - 2014 at Taylor: Earned All-Crossroads League honors as a freshman standout, particularly in singles play…Finished with a record of 16-1 in the fall season, going 12-0 at No. 4 singles, 2-0 at No. 3 singles and 2-1 in the ITA Tournament…Defeated the ITA Tournament's No. 9 seed in the first round and cruised through her second round match prior to eventually bowing out in the third round by a 7-5, 6-0 score to the No. 8 seed Andreas Arango of Northwestern Ohio…Defeated Marian’s Lauren Paras 6-3, 6-4 at No. 4 singles in TU’s loss in the Crossroads League Tournament Semifinals...In doubles, Smith regularly played at the No. 3 position and earned eight wins in the fall, seven with junior Kelsey Chow and one with Alyssa Inserra…Finished 5-3 in Crossroads League play with Chow at the No. 3 position, while the tandem  also claimed third place in Flight B of the Marian Doubles Tournament….Competed at No. 2 singles and No. 2 doubles for Taylor in the spring, posting a 3-2 record in singles and a 2-3 record in doubles with MacKenzie Bedor.

Prep: Smith is from Bristol, Indiana and attended Northridge High School…Four-year letter winner for Coach Angie Brenneman…Earned All-Northern Lakes Conference (NLC) recognition…A Sectional and Regional Champion…The team’s Mental Attitude Award winner…Also played tennis at the Eastlake Athletic Club…Finished academically in the top-ten of her class while earning both Spanish and Accounting awards.

Personal: Daughter of Brian and Lauri Smith…Majoring in Accounting.

2014-15 Women's Tennis Roster
Roster for 2014-15 Women's Tennis Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
Christy AhoFR Dearborn, MIDearborn
MacKenzie BedorSO Clarkston, MIClarkston
Kelsey ChowSR Wheaton, ILWheaton North
Ashley CookSO Whitinsville, MAWhitinsville Christian
Elly EricsonFR South Bend, INMarian
Lindy HartJR Wheaton, ILWheaton Warrenville South
Betsy JonesFR Wheaton, ILWheaton Academy
Rachel KammerJR Omaha, NEElkhorn South
Katherine MarquezSO Ibague, ColumbiaGimnasio los Pinos
Ashlen NisleySO Millersburg, INFairfield
Sarah SmithSO Bristol, INNorthridge
Sydney WagonerFR Anderson, INFrankton
Seven WielandFR Fort Wayne, INLeo
Annika ZeilstraFR Western Springs, ILTimothy Christian
Record: 9-11 Home: 4-4 Away: 4-6 Neutral: 1-1 Crossroads: 5-3