The University of Tulsa is an NCAA Division I member for all sports and a member of the American Athletic Conference. TU moved into The American on July 1, 2014 after dominating Conference USA with more than double the number of league championships than any other conference school in nine years as a C-USA member.
Since the opening of the Donald W. Reynolds Center in 1998, Tulsa’s athletic facilities have undergone a major facelift. New facilities include the Michael D. Case Tennis Center, the Collins Family Softball Complex, the Hurricane Soccer and Track Stadium, the J. Bird Sr. Shell Nest, the Jack Zink Indoor Rowing Center, the Case Athletic Complex and major renovation to H.A. Chapman Stadium.
The Golden Hurricane faces No. 33 Memphis tomorrow in the semifinals
TULSA - A returning letterwinner. . . posted a 21-14 singles mark and 17-14 doubles record during her first season and owns a 27-18 singles and a 25-16 doubles career records . . . advanced to the second round of the main draw at the 2012 USTA/ITA Central Region Championship . . . led TU at the 2012 Memphis Invitational advancing to the final of the Gray Draw.
SOPHOMORE (2013-14) - Compiled a 16-9 singles record, including a 7-5 record in dual competition and a 13-3 doubles record . . . won her last three matches, including a 6-4, 6-1 win over Hayley Thompson of No. 53 Long Beach State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament . . . won the first four doubles matches of the season with Renata Kuricova and won eight of her last nine doubles matches.
FRESHMAN (2012-13) - Posted a 21-14 singles record and 17-14 doubles mark . . . went 14-10 during the spring campaign while playing at No. 3, No. 4 and No. 5 singles . . . posted a 5-1 ledger at No. 3 singles . . . collected a 10-9 record at No. 2 doubles with partner Michelle Farley . . . advanced to the second round of the main draw at the 2012 USTA/ITA Central Region Championship . . . led TU at the 2012 Memphis Invitational advancing to the final of the Gray Draw.
PRIOR TO TULSA - Was a member of the Finnish Fed Cup in 2010 . . . achieved a ITF Junior rank of 313 and a WTA Rank of 1083 in 2010.
PERSONAL - Major is business . . . favorite actor is Adam Sandler . . . daughter of Jouni and Tarja Saarteinen . . . has two younger siblings, Saua and Senja.