Katharina Knoebl
Katharina Knoebl
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Vienna, Austria
High School: Araora Maroltingergasse HS

SENIOR (2014): Big Sky All-Academic (4x)...ITA Scholar Athlete (4x)...Went 11-6 overall and a perfect 7-0 in the Big Sky in singles play at No. 4, 5, and 6...Was 5-3 at No. 5 and 3-0 at No. 6...All seven singles wins in Big Sky play were in two sets...Had a seven match winning streak March 15-22...Won at No. 6 singles in Big Sky Tournament semifinals and finals...Ranked second on the team with an 18-4 overall doubles record and went 7-0 in Big Sky doubles play...Started the year playing with freshman Alina Soltanici at No 3, doubles going 10-2 overall and 3-0 in the Big Sky...Played with sophomore Daria Savchenko at No. 2 doubles over the second half of the season, going 8-2 overall and 4-0 in Big Sky play...Was one of two Hornet starters that went undefeated in Big Sky doubles matches and had two doubles win at No. 2 in the Big Sky Tournament.

JUNIOR (2013): All-Big Sky Honorable Mention...Big Sky All-Academic (3x)...ITA Scholar Athlete (3x)...Went 13-8 overall and 8-0 in the Big Sky at No. 2, 3, 4, and 5 singles...Went 5-0 at No. 4 and 6-2 at No. 5...Won at No. 5 against No. 45 Washington and No. 56 San Diego State and forced a third set against players from three ranked teams..Won all eight Big Sky singles matches in straight sets...16-7 overall doubles mark and 9-0 in Big Sky doubles at No. 2 with Jennifer Nguyen...Earned doubles wins against No. 23 UC Irvine and No. 49 Saint Mary's and won doubles in Big Sky Championship final.

SOPHOMORE (2012): Big Sky All-Academic (2x)...ITA Scholar Athlete (2x)...Posted an 11-10 singles record and 11-10 doubles record as well in her sophomore season...had a season-long five match singles winning streak from Feb. 17 to Feb. 27, which included three conference wins...went 5-2 in Big Sky play...played mostly at No. 3 singles, where she posted a 9-8 record...played all but two doubles matches with fellow sophomore, Sophie Lohscheidt, where they went 10-10 and 5-1 in Big Sky matches...the duo tallied a perfect 4-0 mark at No. 2 doubles while going 6-10 at No. 3.

FRESHMAN (2011): Big Sky All-Academic...ITA Scholar Athlete...Went 10-3 in singles play during her freshman season before missing the final 13 matches of the season due to injury...posted a 2-0 record in Big Sky Conference play...won her final five singles match...defeated No. 28 Arizona’s June Huh, 6-3, 6-1 on March 14...played at both No. 5 and No. 6 singles, going 5-2 and 5-1, respectively...tallied an 8-7 mark in doubles play, including 3-0 in the Big Sky, primarily at No. 3...teamed up mostly with fellow freshman Sophie Lohscheidt with a 5-7 record.

PERSONAL: Majoring in geography.