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  • November 8, 2016

    Experience with World-Class Coach Keeps Luciano Battaglini Grounded

    If the collection of awards, certificates, plaques, and trophies overflowing from the office of Carleton College women’s tennis head coach Luciano Battaglini weren’t already impressive enough, the three-time MIAC postseason and regular-season champion has a shiny new addition to his arsenal of accolades.

    On October 16, Battaglini served as demonstrator for Magnus Norman, coach of current world No. 3 singles player and former US Open champion Stan Wawrinka, at Norman’s conference on modern player development at Lifetime Fitness in Bloomington, Minn.

  • July 28, 2016

    Quartet Tabbed as ITA Scholar-Athletes

    Four members of the Carleton College women’s tennis program were recognized by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) for their success in the classroom. Recent graduates Mikayla Becich ’16, Grace Davis ’16, and Julia Krumholz ’16 as well as rising junior Danielle Vasiliev ’18 were tabbed as ITA Scholar-Athletes.

  • June 21, 2016

    Knights Earn Record 60 Academic All-Conference Awards

    The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced its Winter/Spring 2015-16 Academic All-Conference honorees today, with Carleton College student-athletes earning distinction a school-record 60 times. To qualify for recognition, student-athletes must be a sophomore, junior, or senior, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.

  • May 10, 2016

    Four Knights Take Home All-MIAC Recognition

    Four members of the Carleton College women’s tennis team received All-MIAC recognition highlighted by Mikayla Becich picking up all-conference honors for both singles and doubles. Danielle Vasiliev once again earned All-MIAC accolades for her play in singles, while Caitlin Shea and Joyce Yu were recognized for their success in doubles.

  • May 7, 2016

    Knights Fall to Gusties in MIAC Finals

    The Carleton College women’s tennis team fell behind early in doubles and could not recover in dropping the championship match of the MIAC Playoffs, 5-0, to Gustavus Adolphus College. The day also marked the final match in the playing careers of the four seniors on the Knights roster: Mikayla Becich, Grace Davis, Julia Krumholz, and Joyce Yu.

  • May 5, 2016

    Knights Advance to MIAC Finals with 6-2 Win over St. Olaf

    The Carleton College women’s tennis team defeated crosstown foe St. Olaf College, 6-2, on Thursday during the semifinal round of the MIAC Playoffs. Sophomore Danielle Vasiliev and senior Grace Davis posted victories in both singles and doubles. With the team result, the Knights advance to the finals of the conference tournament for the fifth time since 2011.